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Forum: Canon Friday 28th December 2018, 19:59
Replies: 45
Views: 3,256
Posted By Vipers
I thought I had read somewhere that the T/W...

I thought I had read somewhere that the T/W switch on the lens barrel could be set to other functions.
Forum: Canon Friday 9th November 2018, 19:56
Replies: 53
Views: 9,051
Posted By Vipers
Hi Neil. Yes the P900 is on my radar, I have...

Hi Neil. Yes the P900 is on my radar, I have seen some good results with it.

I don't think a bigger zoom is the main issue, as I've always said that my SX50 doesn't need more magnification just...
Forum: Canon Thursday 8th November 2018, 21:19
Replies: 53
Views: 9,051
Posted By Vipers
I saw a birder using a P1000 the other day and it...

I saw a birder using a P1000 the other day and it looked very big and cumbersome. To me it's not what a bridge camera is all about.

I'm also waiting to see what the IQ on the SX70 is like before I...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 18th October 2018, 21:25
Replies: 27
Views: 2,419
Posted By Vipers
The land owner didn't want the news released due...

The land owner didn't want the news released due to the lack of parking in the area. There are two large lay-by's, but they are both a mile away from the site and it will mean walking along a very...
Forum: Northumberland Saturday 7th July 2018, 21:34
Replies: 9,947
Views: 2,094,920
Posted By Vipers
It was still there tonight also Wood Sand, Little...

It was still there tonight also Wood Sand, Little Ringed Plover and Ruff.
Forum: Northumberland Tuesday 5th June 2018, 09:07
Replies: 9,947
Views: 2,094,920
Posted By Vipers
Hi Derek. From the turning circle at the end of...

Hi Derek. From the turning circle at the end of the Druridge Pools road, walk North up the path towards East Chev. They are in the fields on the left.
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 22nd May 2018, 20:45
Replies: 9
Views: 1,108
Posted By Vipers
There are sites for Nightjar in Northumberland,...

There are sites for Nightjar in Northumberland, around Slaley forest.
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 22nd May 2018, 17:29
Replies: 22
Views: 2,254
Posted By Vipers
Dis-spite this the Findhorn valley is still a...

Dis-spite this the Findhorn valley is still a good place to see Golden Eagles. Last year on a walk along the valley we had 5 sighting of at least 3 individuals and the year before we had 4 Eagles in...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 20th December 2017, 17:16
Replies: 32
Views: 1,812
Posted By Vipers
Was the game ever on?!

Was the game ever on?!
Forum: Florida Wednesday 4th October 2017, 16:44
Replies: 14
Views: 3,739
Posted By Vipers
HI Lazza. 43 species isn't bad considering you...

HI Lazza. 43 species isn't bad considering you just did the parks, it is amazing what you see in and around the parks. I've only been in October so not really sure what the bird life is like at the...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 4th October 2017, 16:07
Replies: 80
Views: 9,185
Posted By Vipers
No, just the sun shining on the bird with the...

No, just the sun shining on the bird with the dark bush behind.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 20:04
Replies: 80
Views: 9,185
Posted By Vipers
Judging by the light in your shot Alan, you were...

Judging by the light in your shot Alan, you were there before I got there at 11:30. It was sitting in shade all the time I was there, so the best shot I got was when the sun went behind a cloud. But...
Forum: Northumberland Saturday 24th June 2017, 09:56
Replies: 5
Views: 1,151
Posted By Vipers
Langholm in the borders is the only place that...

Langholm in the borders is the only place that will be mentioned for watching Hen Harriers. Any locations in Northumberland will be kept secret for very good reasons.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 6th June 2017, 10:26
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By Vipers
Thanks Steve! That was the impression I got in...

Thanks Steve!

That was the impression I got in the field also. I see Common Crossbill a lot in Northumberland and these birds just looked structurally different.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 4th June 2017, 21:52
Replies: 6
Views: 1,037
Posted By Vipers
Crossbill, Speyside

I know that they can't really be ID'd for certain without a sonogram of their calls (I didn't have the sense to record them) or a DNA test. I was just after peoples opinions of this Crossbill in...
Forum: Scotland Thursday 18th May 2017, 21:27
Replies: 12
Views: 2,860
Posted By Vipers
I've seen Merlin from the Farr Road up above the...

I've seen Merlin from the Farr Road up above the Findhorn Valley a few times.
Forum: Northumberland Friday 28th April 2017, 21:13
Replies: 81
Views: 15,344
Posted By Vipers
Yes I got handed a leaflet about this at Druridge...

Yes I got handed a leaflet about this at Druridge Pools today. Which I believe is a site created from open cast.
Forum: Northumberland Thursday 6th April 2017, 20:26
Replies: 2
Views: 851
Posted By Vipers
Hi Steve. If you are prepared to travel Chatton,...

Hi Steve. If you are prepared to travel Chatton, why not carry on through Wooler to...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Saturday 4th March 2017, 09:36
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By Vipers
Any more news on this bird? Is it just the...

Any more news on this bird? Is it just the escapee that has been around for a while?
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 2nd March 2017, 20:55
Replies: 8
Views: 947
Posted By Vipers
Now reported heading South from Cresswell about...

Now reported heading South from Cresswell about 17:00.
Forum: Northumberland Tuesday 28th February 2017, 19:06
Replies: 9,947
Views: 2,094,920
Posted By Vipers
A big murmuration of Starling over Brunswick...

A big murmuration of Starling over Brunswick Village this evening. I've heard that the locals have been complaining about them, so the council have been letting flares off to try and disperse them.
Forum: Northumberland Friday 17th February 2017, 17:56
Replies: 9,947
Views: 2,094,920
Posted By Vipers
Hi Derek. I was going to say, ask about the...

Hi Derek. I was going to say, ask about the Grouse on the Durham thread because they might have more up to date info. But having now looked on the Durham thread, it doesn't seem to be used...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 25th January 2017, 10:05
Replies: 36
Views: 4,230
Posted By Vipers
Hi Neil If the the link below works, this is the...

Hi Neil

If the the link below works, this is the best car park to use. At the weekend the bird was favouring the West end of the lake, but has been using the full lake over the last couple of...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Monday 23rd January 2017, 20:50
Replies: 36
Views: 4,230
Posted By Vipers
It did catch a few small fish on Saturday.

It did catch a few small fish on Saturday.
Forum: Northumberland Saturday 21st January 2017, 20:51
Replies: 9,947
Views: 2,094,920
Posted By Vipers
Yeah and it also showed a very faint chin stripe.

Yeah and it also showed a very faint chin stripe.
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