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    Advice for birding in Portland city and surroundings

    Thanks for the tips. The days are long so hopefully can sneak out of work and catch up with some birds. Looking forward to it. What might i expect thr at this time of the year? Will the migrants still be thr?
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    Advice for birding in Portland city and surroundings

    Hi I'll be traveling to Portland for work and be there for 4days starting from Monday (27th). Wanted to know of any good patch to check out for birds early in the morning before heading out to work. The weather permitting, I'd like to spend the time from sunrise till about 9am birding. I'm...
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    Birding quickly in South Korea

    Hi Mike Han river in Oksu might have newer species in the water by now. However, given the number of people, I doubt it you can spot passerines there. Uiwang is still the best for overall birding. The rice fields should be harvested by now, so you'll probably have lots of open space. Have you...
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    Birding quickly in South Korea

    Hi Mike Good to hear that you found BFS in Dongmak ... its one of the most reliable places to see it :) I went to Uiwang today morning ... nothing out of ordinary. The rice fields are being harvested, so there is a lot of disturbance. Its difficult to spot Baikal Teals inland. The best spot is...
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    Birding quickly in South Korea

    Hi Mike Just in case you're still around, here are a few places around Seoul I visit quite regularly for birds. 1. Uiwang is nearest birding spot ... I went there on Sunday ... plenty of Buntings have arrived since my last visit ... mostly black-faced buntings in the reed beds around the rice...
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Bird's Life @ Phutthamonthon, Bangkok'

    The color and clarity is just amazing!!
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Swallow'

    wow ... hell of a shot!!
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Between Land,Sea And Sky'

    Wow ... the surrounding landscape is nicely integrated into the picture! Lovely composition
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Black-crowned Night-Heron'

    Awesome ... love the intensity!!
  10. Great Tit

    Great Tit

    Great Tits are very inquisitive about humans. They often come very close to provide intimate shots. An absolute pleasure photographing them.
  11. Take-off


    A pair of Common Merganser run on the water surface to generate the lift of take-off
  12. Touch-down


    A little egret about to land on water. There was almost no wind at dawn that day, which provided still water surface and beautiful reflections.
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Little Egret'

    Nice shot!!
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    Chinese Egret colony

    Date: Saturday, June 18 Time: 3hrs in the morning Location: Jebu island, west coast of South Korea Birds spotted: A colony of Chinese Egrets consisting atleast 12 birds along with similar numbers of Great Egrets, 2 Little Egrets and a large number of Black-tailed gulls.
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Ruddy Kingfisher'

    Great capture!!
  16. Saunder's gull

    Saunder's gull

    A juvenile Saunder's gull near the International Business District, Songdo, on the west coast of South Korea. Quite close to the Incheon airport, this tidal mud flat is being transformed by real estate development.
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    Kenya in September 2011

    Hi I'll be in Kenya for a week starting from 9th September 2011. A week doesn't seem long enough but unfortunately thats all the time that I have. Will anybody be there during that time? I primarily intend to focus on the southern Rift Valley lakes (Nakuru, Naivasha) and Masai Mara region. Any...
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Great Spotty'

    Great composition, stunning bokeh!!
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    Comment by 'Guest' in media 'Heron'

  20. Chinese Egret's breakfast

    Chinese Egret's breakfast

    A Chinese Egret grabbing a crab. Taken on an island on the west coast of South Korea
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    Hello from the new kid in the block!!

    Hi I'm quite new to birding and bird photography but so far have enjoyed it thoroughly. Still learning the tricks of the trade and hope to learn more from this forum as well. Currently I live in South Korea but I have a feeling that where ever I live in the future, I'll seek out birds to watch...