Kingfisher

Kingfisher

An hour or two after dawn but good light. Fogg Dam, N.T. Nikon D3400 & 200-500mm ed vr... 1/500sec, iso180, f8.

Noisy Friarbird

Noisy Friarbird

This Noisy Friarbird was drawn to the nectar-rich yellow Grevillea flowers in our garden

Egret in breeding plumage

Egret in breeding plumage

Early morning on Lake Argyle, WA. July, 2019. Egret was warming itself in the sun. Nikon D3400 and Nikon 200-500mm ED VR....1/1600sec, ISO 200, f5.6.

Silvereye Fig Feast

Silvereye Fig Feast

Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis) feasting on a fig tree fruit. While birds were pretty scarce that morning, a large flock of Silvereye (> 100) seemed to follow me around the site. Anstead Bushland Reserve, Anstead, Queensland, Australia. Nikon D500 + Nikon 200-500mm...

Variegated Fairywren Lad

Variegated Fairywren Lad

Male Variegated Fairywren (Malurus lamberti). There was a group of four males in this location, with only one female sighted - unusual as it's normally the other way around. They led me on a merry chase around the bush, I was only able to get this one usable shot for...

Bird with a Hat

Bird with a Hat

Crested Pigeon. These beautiful pigeons have iridescent wing panels, and the wings make a distinct whistling sound when they take off. I read that they were originally inland-dwellers, but have successfully colonised major cities and are now very common in suburbia....

Channel-billed Cuckoo relaxing

Channel-billed Cuckoo relaxing

It was mid morning and you should hear the channel-bills in the berry tree. I waited until the sunlight hit its eyes and took the shot. Sony A7ii with a Sigma 150-500mm 1/800s, ISO320, F6.3

Breeding season tussle

Breeding season tussle

Two Litte Egret males with all their breeding plumage arguing over a spot at Fogg Dam Northern Territory. Reflex shot Canon EOS60D Tamron 200-500mm, 1/640 sec at f 8.0, ISO 125 at 11.47 am