The Best Binoculars for Birdwatching

The Best Binoculars for Birdwatching

  Binoculars are an essential item for birdwatchers.  Newcomers to birdwatching do not always appreciate that.  A common misconception is that you only need binoculars for observing small and distant birds, like tiny waders way out on a mud flat.  That is not so. ...
How To Take Outstanding Bird Photos

How To Take Outstanding Bird Photos

We all know a great, eye-catching photo when we see one.  The image just pops and resonates with the viewer.  There are a few things to be aware of that will help you appreciate how to take outstanding bird photos yourself.  There are two aspects to this, what I think...
Ethics for Wildlife Photographers

Ethics for Wildlife Photographers

Wildlife photography is both challenging and rewarding.  It is good to see more people taking an interest in birds and trying their hand at some photography. Most important, in any situation, is the welfare of the subject.  There are some ethical considerations that...
How to Get Your Garden Bursting With Birdlife

How to Get Your Garden Bursting With Birdlife

How to Attract Birds to Your Garden There are some simple steps that will attract birds to the smallest garden, or even city a balcony. Put out a water bath Place a perch close by Place or plant suitable shrubs close to the bath Provide native shrubs and trees that...