"It's been a long time since I rock and rolled,
It's been a long time since I did the Stroll."
So here goes...
Today saw perfect conditions to try to find Jack Snipe 'on the deck' & i had a great couple of hours with 4 found.
I'll come back to my winter Jack Snipe surveying in a further posting.
Some of todays pic's (old Samsung phone hand-held to battered Nikon fieldscope / Leica bins)
|Initial views are often limited... X8 Leicas|
|X30 Scope View|
|Habitat Views - needle in a haystack ?|
|rear view facing away|
|Obscured side on view X8|
|Obscured side on view X30|
|a half step left improves the view|
|viewpoint as above - phone image, no magnification|
|one step beyond...|
|phone image 16" above bird|
|Rear view to finish off - leaving bird on ground|
|I reckon i could have picked him up|