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    Aquitaine France , help please

    Many thanks for all the reactions. The reason I’m going to area is as I have been asked to give a nature/bird photography course for 5 days in the vicinity of Biarritz. It’s not so much about target birds but more about areas to go to, wander around and take pictures of birds. Landscapes and...
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    Aquitaine France , help please

    Hi I’m going to stay in the vicinity of Biarritz and was wondering if anyone can provide me with some locations within approximately an hours drive (bit more is ok) for bird watching/bird photography. It’s very difficult to get any kind of info so some input is highly appreciated! Thanks very...
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    Fuente de Piedra Bird photography

    Hi I was wondering when it’s a good time to visit this area in autumn.winter to photograph flamingos and other birds. I have not been there before so any kind of info highly appreciated Thanks in advance
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    Spotting scope for birdwatching/night sky

    Hi spotting scopes are not my forte. I am looking for a reasonably priced spotting scope for stationary birdwatching from my balcony but would also like to be able to use the same scope for some general night sky watching, like moon, planets. Nothing too demanding. Can anyone recommend a scope...
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    Grazelema, El Gastor, Setenil, Ronda ...photographic help please

    Hello, I'm going on a family holiday first 2 weeks of August. I'm primarily a bird/landscape/mammal photographer. I know August is not the best time of the year and although it's a family holiday I will take my camera equipment with me. I was wondering if someone could perhaps offer a few...
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    Mull April May for nature photography-Accomodation

    Thanks very much. I just checked but unfortunately full booked! ;-(
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    guide for lapland / Ivalo area of Finland

    You can look on my website and check diaries. There is info there about that area www.naturepics.co.uk Rene de Heer
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    Mull April May for nature photography-Accomodation

    Hi I'm intending to go to Mull-Iona for 1/2 weeks end of April early May to photograph birds ( corncrake) and mammals (otters) I was hoping to get a few answers here on a few questions I have 1. An anyone recommend a nice cottage or B&B? 2. I would like to have a guide for 1 day to get a feel...
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    Bird photography Derbyshire/Hope

    Hi second week of April I will be staying in a cottage near Hope. Although a family holiday, I will also have some time for bird photography. Red grouse...but also some other species....are on my "hitlist" Is there anyone who can come up with some good suggestions and places to photograph...
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    Lesbos late August

    We normally plan and book our summer holiday well in advance but this year we are going last minute. The option is a week to the sun and we were thinking of Lesbos end of August for a week. I am well aware that it isn't the best time of the year to go there and of course its a family holiday. I...
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    Help needed. Sauve/Gard

    Hi we will be going to Sauve in the Gard/France mid July. Maybe not the ebst time of the eyar but i would like to take my camera equipment with me and try my luck. I know it is on the edge of the Cevennes and i was wondering if anyone could maybe give me some information with regards to some...
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    Birdphotography Ronda area

    Hi, i am wondering if someone could give me a few tips. We are going on a family holiday first 2 weeks of August and we are staying near Ronda. I will take my camera equipment with me and hopefully have a little bit of time taking images of birds. Is there someone who could give me a few spots...
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    Las Alpujarras/La Sierra de Aracena

    Hi, we are planning our August 2010 family holiday and we are looking at a cottage in above 2 mentioned areas in Andalucia. I know August is not the est time of the year but as a birdphotographer i will take my equipment with me anyway.....you never know Does anyone know any of these 2 areas...
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    Accomodation in Extremadura

    WE are going to the Extremadura in August for 2 weeks. We are looking for a cottage or similar (maybe B+B) as long as there is a pool as well. Can anyone recommend something for us? Many thanks Rene de Heer www.naturepics.co.uk
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    Iceland end of May 2007

    Thanks Delia. I have sent him an email yesterday as well. kind regards Rene de heer
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    Iceland end of May 2007

    Hi, i am intending to go to Iceland from 23/5-27/5. i am a birdphotographer and i would like to know which area i should concentrate on. Taking in account the fact that i will only be there for 4 days, i do not wish to travel a lot and rather stay in one place and make trips from there. Who...
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    Hula valley for serious birdphotography

    Thanks John, can you recommend any accomodation? Are there any hides in the park? Are the birds approachable? Many thks Rene
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    Hula valley for serious birdphotography

    I have heard that this area is great for bird photography. I am not a digiscoper and was wondering whether anyone has been there? What is the best time of the year to go there? Accomodation? Species? There is very little usefull information on the web, so i hope someone on this forum will be...