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Forum: Wildlife Art Friday 30th March 2018, 17:51
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By Shaggy2070
Wooden Cod.

My first Wildlife piece made from a couple of scraps left over from my shed build.
May try a couple of birds after a bit more practice:t:.

Cod.
Forum: Durham Thursday 1st March 2018, 16:47
Replies: 17,258
Views: 4,038,703
Posted By Shaggy2070
Little Egrets around Teeside area, one could have...

Little Egrets around Teeside area, one could have flown over to Darlington.
Forum: Cleveland Tuesday 24th October 2017, 18:29
Replies: 2
Views: 449
Posted By Shaggy2070
What's happened to the hide???

I've not been down Teeside way for a while until last week when I noticed the Screen/Hide overlooking the Seals at Greatham Creek was gone and the path looked dug up:eek!:.

Are there alternate plans...
Forum: Macro Photography Monday 15th May 2017, 17:30
Replies: 21
Views: 22,610
Posted By Shaggy2070
You could have a look for a secondhand older none...

You could have a look for a secondhand older none VC Tamron 90mm 2.8 , may be able to get one for about 150 or so.
Forum: Bird Behaviour Thursday 5th January 2017, 14:30
Replies: 2
Views: 630
Posted By Shaggy2070
Sparrowhawk hunting.

Yesterday I saw two Sparrowhawks circling above a group of mature trees in a village garden. Then one of them swooped down and flew around the outskirts of the trees and the other flew into the...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 24th May 2016, 16:35
Replies: 25
Views: 5,334
Posted By Shaggy2070
If you know where they are nesting you could...

If you know where they are nesting you could watch for the young fledging. They will often sometimes perch somewhere and wait for the adults to feed them and you could try and catch them...
Forum: Devon Sunday 13th December 2015, 12:28
Replies: 4
Views: 2,137
Posted By Shaggy2070
Had a nice relaxing couple of days. Went on the...

Had a nice relaxing couple of days. Went on the Exmouth river cruise and managed to see quite a few species of wader and other water birds but missed out on the 3 hour Birdwatching trip.

Quite a few...
Forum: Devon Thursday 26th November 2015, 15:14
Replies: 4
Views: 2,137
Posted By Shaggy2070
Thanks Dave:t:.

Thanks Dave:t:.
Forum: Devon Tuesday 17th November 2015, 14:33
Replies: 4
Views: 2,137
Posted By Shaggy2070
Couple of days in Exemouth.

On monday 7th Dec I going to the Imperial Hotel, Exemouth for a couple of days on a coach holiday. I've never been before so is there anywhere in easy walking distance for a couple of hours birding...
Forum: Norfolk Saturday 12th September 2015, 15:21
Replies: 7
Views: 1,592
Posted By Shaggy2070
Managed to have a day walking around Cley...

Managed to have a day walking around Cley Marshes, didn't manage to get Marsh Harrier there but got a lifer with a Spoonbill flying over:king:.

But I didn't dip on Marsh Harrier all together, I got...
Forum: Norfolk Friday 4th September 2015, 18:52
Replies: 7
Views: 1,592
Posted By Shaggy2070
Sorry Carol thank you very much tooo:D

Sorry Carol thank you very much tooo:D
Forum: Norfolk Wednesday 2nd September 2015, 16:41
Replies: 7
Views: 1,592
Posted By Shaggy2070
Thanks guys:t:. Cley Marshes looks good so if I...

Thanks guys:t:.
Cley Marshes looks good so if I can't be bothered to drive down to Minnesmere that may be my birding day out.

CheersB (:.
Forum: Norfolk Monday 31st August 2015, 17:42
Replies: 7
Views: 1,592
Posted By Shaggy2070
First visit to east Norfolk.

Next week we've booked a cottage in Happisburgh but I have no idea what the area is like.
I usually have one day to myself to go birding and was thinking of having a drive down to Minsmere and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 5th March 2015, 18:25
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By Shaggy2070
Thanks Guys, thought it looked a bit different.

Thanks Guys, thought it looked a bit different.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 5th March 2015, 14:28
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By Shaggy2070
Barnacle Goose.

Is the one with the white head an ordinary Barnacle Goose with an odd coloured head or sub-species in with the ordinary geese?

Taken at Caerlaverock WWT Reserve, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.
Forum: Durham Wednesday 18th February 2015, 12:52
Replies: 2
Views: 1,900
Posted By Shaggy2070
I've seen Buzzards flying over the area before...

I've seen Buzzards flying over the area before and the Kites from the Gateshead area could quite easily fly over the area too.
So certainly possible.
Forum: Durham Monday 16th February 2015, 05:27
Replies: 17,258
Views: 4,038,703
Posted By Shaggy2070
Never heard of photoshop mate;):-O :t:

Never heard of photoshop mate;):-O :t:
Forum: Yorkshire Wednesday 1st October 2014, 14:42
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By Shaggy2070
Distinctive white band above it's tail in flight...

Distinctive white band above it's tail in flight could be Wheatear, but not sure of the "Greenish" colour:h?:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 22nd September 2014, 17:20
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Shaggy2070
Yippee!!! A first for meB (:. That's the hide I...

Yippee!!! A first for meB (:.


That's the hide I saw it from last Wednesday:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 22nd September 2014, 17:07
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Shaggy2070
Small Wader at Llanelli WWT.

I was at the south Wales WWT reserve at Llanelli last week and saw this tiny wader with a couple of lapwing.

Can anyone tell from this heavy crop what it is?

Little Stint maybe? (I've never seen...
Forum: Sigma & Other Third Party Lenses Monday 8th September 2014, 12:30
Replies: 1,450
Views: 376,197
Posted By Shaggy2070
What is the close focus distance on the Tammy...

What is the close focus distance on the Tammy 150-600 at 600mm Roy?

As you know the Canon 400mm isn't the best lens for close focusing on butterflies and large dragonflies.
Forum: Panasonic Saturday 5th July 2014, 22:45
Replies: 4
Views: 3,200
Posted By Shaggy2070
I've never done anything like this before so no...

I've never done anything like this before so no special knowledge required.
The screen on the TZ27 is only connected by ribbon connections so it was a matter of disconnecting the old one and...
Forum: Panasonic Saturday 5th July 2014, 13:35
Replies: 4
Views: 3,200
Posted By Shaggy2070
I was quoted over 100 to replace the screen form...

I was quoted over 100 to replace the screen form a few repair centres so I ordered on from Amazon for 28 plus packing and did it myself. It now works a treat and I saved spending more money on a...
Forum: Panasonic Sunday 29th June 2014, 13:40
Replies: 4
Views: 3,200
Posted By Shaggy2070
Broken LCD Screen.

While on a recent holiday in Scotland I broke the LCD Screen on the back of my Lumix TZ27.
The camera works but I cannot see anything on the screen it is just black with a couple of cracks in it. If...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 28th June 2014, 17:41
Replies: 5
Views: 453
Posted By Shaggy2070
Thanks my first thought was Slavonian,then for...

Thanks my first thought was Slavonian,then for some reason I started to doubt myself;).


Yes they are both different birds.
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