Some Kingfisher Action

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A female Kingfisher in action at a private hide in South Lincolnshire. © [John Mallaney] and [www.johnmallaney.com], [2021]. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts … Continue reading

Great Crested Grebe with Catch!

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Still find it amazing how such a relatively small grebe can manage to swallow such a large fish with ease. Not an expert on fish but think the unfortunate victim may be a Tench. Taken at Watermead Lake, Aylesbury. © … Continue reading

Little Egret

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A few shots of a Little Egret taken on the Wendover Arm of the Grand Union Canal. © [John Mallaney] and [www.johnmallaney.com], [2021]. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or … Continue reading

Cormorant vs Tench

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Whilst out and about at Watermead Lake, Aylesbury I managed to catch this struggle between a cormorant and a rather large and unfortunate Tench. The struggle lasted nearly 6 minutes until the cormorant was in a position to dispatch the … Continue reading

Common Buzzard

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A few shots of a perched common buzzard, taken at Western Turville reservoir, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. © [John Mallaney] and [www.johnmallaney.com], [2021]. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is … Continue reading

City of Cambridge

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A pleasant reminder of a warm summer and that spell during 2020 when some lockdown measures were eased and a sense of freedom reinstated, albeit shorter than we all hoped.  I never get bored of Cambridge, its a busy, vibrant … Continue reading

Uffizi Gallery, Florence

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When you do eventually get an opportunity to visit the ‘Birthplace of the Renaissance’, a must visit is the the Uffizi Gallery which is one of the world’s finest and oldest art galleries.  The gallery houses some of the world’s … Continue reading