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I photographed this rock bunting in Spain during a short photo trip there earlier this year. This colourful little bird was superb to photograph and very confiding and all these images were taken from the car using a 500mm lens wide open for a shallow depth of field. (Nikon D4, Nikkor 500mm f/4 AF-S 1/800 […]

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A shot from a trip to Gigrin Farm in Wales to test the D4 on the many red kites that come to feed each afternoon. I wanted to shoot them against the Welsh landscape rather than the blue sky and I’m pleased with some of the images I got from the session, Here’s one of […]

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One of my favourites of Gyrfalcon in flight over heather covered cliffs. I really like the way the  purple heather provides a complimentary contrast to the grey bird.  The gyrfalcon (Falco rusticola) is a much stockier bird than the peregrine and bigger too, a very impressive species. Nikon D3, Nikkor 300mm f/2.8 ISO400 1/1600 @ f/5.6 […]

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