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Forum: Books, Magazines, Publications, Video & DVD Tuesday 15th October 2019, 21:51
Replies: 4
Views: 634
Posted By postcardcv
I was given a copy of this book recently and have...

I was given a copy of this book recently and have just read it. It is a very interesting insight into how birds (and the world around us in general) can impact on mental health.

I think that...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Thursday 22nd August 2019, 14:41
Replies: 19
Views: 981
Posted By postcardcv
It is a great system - I know our local police...

It is a great system - I know our local police force use it so have it installed on my kids phones I case of an emergency. It definitely has great potential for use with wildlife sightings but will...
Forum: Norfolk Thursday 22nd August 2019, 11:45
Replies: 2,123
Views: 394,566
Posted By postcardcv
a clifton nonpareil was caught near Brancaster...

a clifton nonpareil was caught near Brancaster last night and is apparently going to be available to view at Titchwell today.
Forum: Norfolk Tuesday 30th July 2019, 20:50
Replies: 2,123
Views: 394,566
Posted By postcardcv
Jersey tiger trapped at Cley on Monday and...

Jersey tiger trapped at Cley on Monday and beautiful marbled at Holme today (news from twitter, neither trapped by me) - some interesting moths and butterflies turning up this week, I wonder what...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Monday 17th June 2019, 16:42
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
Decision made and recorder ordered. Went for the...

Decision made and recorder ordered. Went for the Zoom h4n in the end so hopefully will get my head round it (and Audacity) and end up with some half decent recordings in time.
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Monday 10th June 2019, 16:56
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
he he he - I am so rubbish at shopping! After...

he he he - I am so rubbish at shopping!

After reading more reviews, watching some videos and listening to sample recordings I decided that the h4n was the one for me. I then saw a used Tascam...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Thursday 6th June 2019, 23:04
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
I think that I’m swaying towards the Zoom, I...

I think that I’m swaying towards the Zoom, I suspect it will have many features that I’ll never use but will no doubt wish I have them if I go for the Tascam! I am curious about how it works using a...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Wednesday 5th June 2019, 19:53
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By postcardcv
I know nothing about this (but am looking to...

I know nothing about this (but am looking to start out). I was asking for recorder advice and there is some info / comparison stuff between the Olympus, Tascam and Zoom model you mention in the...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Wednesday 5th June 2019, 19:08
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
Just been spending some time playing with...

Just been spending some time playing with Audacity, clearly I've got a lot to learn about it. I found an old dictaphone so recorded some bird song on that to play about with. I am assuming that I'll...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Wednesday 5th June 2019, 11:05
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
Thanks for that, had a quick look and think it...

Thanks for that, had a quick look and think it will help me to get to grips with it.
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Wednesday 5th June 2019, 10:34
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
Can I ask a favour? I am trying to get my head...

Can I ask a favour? I am trying to get my head around the physical size difference of theses two recorders. If you get a chance could you take a photo of them together (ideally with something...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Tuesday 4th June 2019, 23:15
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
Thanks to you both for all of the info and advice...

Thanks to you both for all of the info and advice - I’m not sure that I am any closer to working out what I want to buy but am starting to understand a little of what I need to look for. I’ve...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Tuesday 4th June 2019, 13:16
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
Thanks for the advice. Lots more reading and...

Thanks for the advice. Lots more reading and thinking to do. I was looking online at the Zoom h4n which I have seen mentioned by a few people on here and also at the cheaper Tascam DR-05 which looks...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Monday 3rd June 2019, 21:03
Replies: 41
Views: 2,674
Posted By postcardcv
considering getting a recorder, what should I buy...?

Following on from comments in a recent rare bird thread I have started to try and look into portable recorders and have so far managed to get lost and confused.

Basically I am wondering how much I...
Forum: Books, Magazines, Publications, Video & DVD Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 18:38
Replies: 4
Views: 800
Posted By postcardcv
I made the mistake of opening the link and having...

I made the mistake of opening the link and having a look. I'd managed to resist looking before now, oh well new books arriving soon. Some very cheap deals in there.
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Saturday 13th October 2018, 12:46
Replies: 98
Views: 6,570
Posted By postcardcv
Getting tempting, would have to try from the...

Getting tempting, would have to try from the Essex side but that looks possible.
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Saturday 13th October 2018, 10:16
Replies: 98
Views: 6,570
Posted By postcardcv
Is this still around?

Is this still around?
Forum: Watches in the Field Friday 5th October 2018, 14:59
Replies: 15
Views: 5,907
Posted By postcardcv
How are you getting on with the Casio? I had a...

How are you getting on with the Casio? I had a Protrek years ago and quite fancy another but have also been considering the Suunto Core.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 30th July 2018, 22:56
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By postcardcv
looks like a killdeer, will move to the ID...

looks like a killdeer, will move to the ID section where you may get more response.
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Thursday 28th June 2018, 22:16
Replies: 9
Views: 957
Posted By postcardcv
It was an odd experience watching it this evening...

It was an odd experience watching it this evening - the combination of excitement at my first whale sighting and sadness because it is clearly not a healthy animal. This evening it was quite a way up...
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Thursday 28th June 2018, 21:10
Replies: 9
Views: 957
Posted By postcardcv
Still there at 9pm

Still there at 9pm
Forum: Norfolk Saturday 20th January 2018, 21:15
Replies: 25,920
Views: 7,651,565
Posted By postcardcv
A half decent pre-roost starling flock in...

A half decent pre-roost starling flock in Swaffham today. Link to a dodgy iPhone video to give an idea of numbers, very nice to watch. https://youtu.be/CDmZXSwSOkc
Forum: Norfolk Wednesday 15th November 2017, 23:35
Replies: 25,920
Views: 7,651,565
Posted By postcardcv
Nipped over to Lynford yesterday lunchtime -...

Nipped over to Lynford yesterday lunchtime - three hawfinch in the paddocks, at least three firecrest in the top part of the arboretum and plenty of siskin and redwing kicking about.
Forum: Norfolk Wednesday 11th October 2017, 18:07
Replies: 264
Views: 66,738
Posted By postcardcv
Saw a dead polecat by the side of the A47 today...

Saw a dead polecat by the side of the A47 today (between Swaffham and Dereham), first one I have seen in Norfolk.
Forum: Butterflies and Moths ID Sunday 2nd July 2017, 22:27
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By postcardcv
one from Norfolk last week

I have been struggling with this one from last week, perhaps someone could put me right on it.
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