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    Buff-bellied Pipit, Queen Mother Res', Berkshire

    A couple of this stunner from today. Cheers, Sam
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    Guinea Pigs, Notts

    Just come across this, have Guinea Pigs ever been documented as "breeding" wild in the UK before (or at least living in a wild state)? Sam
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    ?? - Bempton, UK

    Answers on a postcard folks. Sam
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    White Stork, Standlake, Oxfordshire, 29th April 12

    A couple of quick ones from me, of the wide ranging White Storks while they were in Oxon (and because there was room, I thought I'd include one of the 5 BN Grebes just down the road). Sam
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    Tripod Recommendations

    Hi all, Being a teenager on a fairly average budget I wondered if anybody could recommend a tripod in the price range of around £300 or less. I would like the Feisol CT-3372 idealy but at present it is out of my price range at present. I've decided to go with the Lensmaster RH-2 as a head. I...
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    Non-reporting Convertors

    Hi everybody, I have recently bought a 100-400 IS USM L lens and am looking at purchasing a 1.4x convertor that will allow me to autofocus with it (I use it with a 40D). The best one I've found so far is the KenkoTeleplus MC4 DGX. Has anybody got any experience with it or have any suggestions...
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    500mm lens for around/under £1000

    Hi everybody, I have done a bit of research into value lenses but I am well and truly flummoxed! I would appreciate any advice into any lenses worth looking into. I would mainly use it for bird photography so quick focusing speeds, low f stop, low(ish) weight, 500mm etc would be useful. Many...
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    Rose-coloured Starling - Nottinghamshire??!!

    A report in Decembers Birdwatching Magazine on the Bird ID pages (includes a picture)! Only clues are "small Nottinghamshire village" and the names "Chris and Oliver Beacock". Clutching at straws here but does anybody have any further info? Cheers, Sam
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    Marston SW - info

    I will hopefully be able to pop up tomorrow but I have no idea where it is! I roughly know where the SW is but I have no idea about the hide, where to walk and view from etc. Thanks for any replies, Sam
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    Spotted Crake - Frampton

    I will be making a trip to Frampton tomorrow and I just wondered if anybody knows if the Spotted Crake is still present and if so, where abouts is the best place to view it from. Many thanks in advance, Sam
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    Ring-Billed Gull - Kings Mill Reservoir

    Sat 11th December according to Notts Birders. Anyone have any more information about it?