My sister took these photos this week in Winterton KZN. The 1st one was in her garden with the Village weavers. It's orange face is confusing though.
The 2nd photo, again apart from the orange looks like a Common Fiscal.
Just come back from South Africa and having trouble ID ing this bird. It was at Cathedral Peak. It's a juvenile I think. It was quite large. Initial thoughts were an eagle of some type, but looking back at the photo it doesn't have feathered legs! Considered Jackal Buzzard, but it seemed larger...
The beak seems to have a pale cutting edge. I think this suggests the Marsh Tit. It's hard to tell from the angle of the photo how far down the nape the black cap goes, as this can help in telling them apart. I'm far from an expert though I'm afraid. I struggle, in the field, to tell them apart...
Having trouble with warblers!!!!
The first two photos are the same bird. Photo 3 and 4 are a different bird, and bird 5 was taken yesterday.
I was thinking Lesser Swamp Warbler and/or Little Rush Warbler. My sister was also thinking possibly African Reed Warbler. Although in my book the...
Hopefully I've managed to attach the photos ok!!!
All taken beginning of June 2019 at The Cavern Drakensberg Resort and Spa.
Any help with ID would be great, thanks in advance!!!
1) I thought maybe a Familiar Chat?
2) Female or juv Cape Rock Thrush or maybe juv red-capped robin-chat?