Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Magnifying the passion for nature. Zeiss Victory Harpia 95. New!

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: temmie
Forum: Binoculars Monday 8th October 2018, 11:19
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By temmie
Why not? 42 is THE Answer to the Ultimate...

Why not?
42 is THE Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, The Universe, and Everything.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/42_(number)
Forum: India Saturday 29th September 2018, 07:00
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By temmie
Himalayas all the way! If you like to hike more...

Himalayas all the way! If you like to hike more than visiting a city, hike. I would never spend more time in any city than necessary as I like the outdoors much more. Taj Mahal is a 1-day effort and...
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 28th September 2018, 07:42
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By temmie
What species are (currently) difficult in Chile...

What species are (currently) difficult in Chile (pure out of interest)?
Forum: Panasonic Wednesday 26th September 2018, 09:27
Replies: 28
Views: 1,009
Posted By temmie
What is the advantage going ff mirrorless for...

What is the advantage going ff mirrorless for bird photography as long lenses seem to be either scarce or expensive (or both) for those camera's from Panasonic, Sony, Olympus and pentax? + you have...
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Sunday 23rd September 2018, 09:52
Replies: 22
Views: 845
Posted By temmie
Funny you search companions and cannot even...

Funny you search companions and cannot even publicly share travel dates...
I'll answer for you: end of april, beginning of may (otherwise you can't get the flycatcher). Going later would reduce...
Forum: France Friday 21st September 2018, 08:17
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By temmie
I found the Mont-saint-Michel area very birdy...

I found the Mont-saint-Michel area very birdy (april 2016).

But currently, my local patch is also very birdless...

I guess it's a combination of:
1. time of year. End of august/beginning of...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 19th September 2018, 13:51
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By temmie
As Nick says, if you fly in Kutaisi it will be...

As Nick says, if you fly in Kutaisi it will be probably better to go to Svaneti, so go to Mestia and from there you climb up the mountain.

I haven't been there so cannot give more details but...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 19th September 2018, 09:37
Replies: 5
Views: 360
Posted By temmie
Half of your list should be gettable in the...

Half of your list should be gettable in the Kazbeg valley or near Svaneti. I was at Kazbeg around 5th of October (already 10 years ago, during the first raptor count of 2008!), and while it is a bit...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 14th September 2018, 14:29
Replies: 71
Views: 3,525
Posted By temmie
Zeiss T*FL 7x42, look no further and you won't...

Zeiss T*FL 7x42, look no further and you won't look back.

I started as a world birder in 2008 with my first out-of-the-continent trip.
10 years later, I have seen my 4000th species and my...
Forum: Information Wanted Saturday 8th September 2018, 19:25
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By temmie
Birds of Indonesia by Eaton will do for the whole...

Birds of Indonesia by Eaton will do for the whole archipelago. The positive for me would be the overview you have when evaluating hoe widespread a species is you are looking for...
Forum: Information Wanted Friday 31st August 2018, 14:05
Replies: 78
Views: 4,338
Posted By temmie
A quick update: we did well with rusty-naped...

A quick update: we did well with rusty-naped Pitta, marbled-wren babbler, malayan whistling thrush, partridges, bamboo woodpecker and the more common stuff. No snif of cutia and long billed partridge...
Forum: Ethiopia Saturday 25th August 2018, 12:47
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By temmie
no recordings in my possession, unfortunately.

no recordings in my possession, unfortunately.
Forum: Cuba Wednesday 22nd August 2018, 08:14
Replies: 1
Views: 190
Posted By temmie
just for the info, there is now 'relatively'...

just for the info, there is now 'relatively' cheap accomodation on Cayo Guillermo:
Islazul Villa Gregorio. Still 70 euro / night for a double, but compared to other offers that are ruining the beach,...
Forum: Ethiopia Wednesday 22nd August 2018, 07:39
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By temmie
Awash 2015:...

Awash 2015: https://observation.org/waarneming/view/97103437
Nechisar 2015: https://observation.org/waarneming/view/102097819
Awash 2018: https://observation.org/waarneming/view/149366989

I would...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Wednesday 22nd August 2018, 07:11
Replies: 16
Views: 1,901
Posted By temmie
There are two kinds of trip reports I...

There are two kinds of trip reports I appreciate:
The ones that are entertaining to read and give a good impression of the circumstances of birding. I really like the ones written by e.g. Ian Merril,...
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 21st August 2018, 07:27
Replies: 78
Views: 4,338
Posted By temmie
How far do the boardwalks go from the visitor...

How far do the boardwalks go from the visitor centre: 1 kilometer? 2? or even more?
Reading into Paul's experience, either the main entrance is a bit disappointing with visitors / boardwalk / ... or...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Friday 17th August 2018, 09:14
Replies: 58
Views: 4,703
Posted By temmie
I really enjoyed reading this. Like many above,...

I really enjoyed reading this. Like many above, Argentina (both North and South) is high on the wish list, having birded quite often in the Andes from Venezuela to South-Peru.
It really seems like...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th August 2018, 19:47
Replies: 2
Views: 83
Posted By temmie
Buff-tailed coronet

Buff-tailed coronet
Forum: Ecuador including Galapagos Isles Tuesday 7th August 2018, 14:37
Replies: 31
Views: 790
Posted By temmie
another vote for Mindo Loma. Great birding and...

another vote for Mindo Loma.
Great birding and trails, more or less the same birds as in Tandayapa / Angel Paz (good for Moustached Antpitta, Beautiful Jay and Rufous-breasted Wood-quail, amongst...
Forum: Information Wanted Thursday 2nd August 2018, 09:29
Replies: 78
Views: 4,338
Posted By temmie
very good news! I'' be there in exactly one...

very good news! I'' be there in exactly one month.
Don't flush those ground birds too much :-)

(and more important: don't drink all the beer!)
Forum: Information Wanted Monday 30th July 2018, 19:20
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By temmie
Guango is probably 100% guaranteed. I saw 3 just...

Guango is probably 100% guaranteed. I saw 3 just down the lodge easily and it seems many others did the same.
Forum: Japan Monday 30th July 2018, 12:27
Replies: 27
Views: 770
Posted By temmie
Hi Tony, for what it is...

Hi Tony,

for what it is worth:
https://japan.observation.org/user/lifelist/40215

I spent something like 72 hours birding in Hokkaido between 13-15 of June 2014. It was a mad dash, starting in...
Forum: Companions for Birding Trips Saturday 21st July 2018, 08:48
Replies: 3
Views: 1,133
Posted By temmie
Snowcock can be seen not that far from Batumi,...

Snowcock can be seen not that far from Batumi, check observado.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Tuesday 10th July 2018, 12:20
Replies: 44
Views: 2,612
Posted By temmie
brilliant! I had to look twice to see that Akher...

brilliant! I had to look twice to see that Akher Tsagh is indeed in Pakistan; very peculiar you can stand in one country (Tajikistan), looking to another country (Pakistan) with Afghanistan in...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 4th July 2018, 12:52
Replies: 78
Views: 4,338
Posted By temmie
look...

look here:
https://observation.org/waarneming/view/159393736
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 


Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.20719004 seconds with 8 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 14:17.