A gull in the gorge

A gull in the gorge

Watching birds is always an interesting pastime but watching  flying gulls and their antics from above adds another dimension!

The first peacock chick of the year – 2016

the first peacock chick to appear this year 2016

This is the first peacock chick to appear this year and mum was very close by. This image was shot with a telephoto lens so as not to get too close. Wikipedia tells me that peachicks are born in clutches of between four and six eggs as an average but this year two hens have only one chick each…