Waxwings in Bury St Edmunds

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15 Jan '17 Sun Jan 15, 2017 18:38    
sasastro
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So I finally got to see some, it was dull, very grey and very wet but I still had a go at snapping some


Waxwings - Bury St Edmunds
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Waxwings - Bury St Edmunds
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Waxwings - Bury St Edmunds
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15 Jan '17 Sun Jan 15, 2017 20:37    
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Very nice sasastro its a lot easier when the sky is blue and thesun is shining on them


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15 Jan '17 Sun Jan 15, 2017 21:21    
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- Davie

Very nice sasastro its a lot easier when the sky is blue and thesun is shining on them


Laughing Very true Davie


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16 Jan '17 Mon Jan 16, 2017 09:05    
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Not withstanding the flat light, still got some great shots of this uncommon visitor Sas.

 
 
 
 
  
17 Jan '17 Tue Jan 17, 2017 22:07    
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Yes, excellent exposure given the background.

How big are they? Tits? Blackbird? Never seen one...

 
 
 
 
  
18 Jan '17 Wed Jan 18, 2017 08:47    
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My RSPCA book has them as roughly 3/4 size of a Blackbird. East coast occasional visitor but comes mob handed .....

 
 
 
 
  
18 Jan '17 Wed Jan 18, 2017 16:34    
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Yes, excellent exposure given the background.

How big are they? Tits? Blackbird? Never seen one...

I would say slightly larger than a blackbird


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18 Jan '17 Wed Jan 18, 2017 16:35    
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Not withstanding the flat light, still got some great shots of this uncommon visitor Sas.


Thanks Steve


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12 Feb '17 Sun Feb 12, 2017 17:30    
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Well done Sas, I tried to catch up with them at our local council offices, but by the time I got there they'd striped the trees bare of berries and had moved onto pastures new Sad


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12 Feb '17 Sun Feb 12, 2017 18:13    
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That must have been so frustrating for you Steve Sad


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