Wing Mosaic (Broad-bodied Chaser): Winner, Nikon In-Frame Competition August 2010
Spoonbill: Birdguides Photo of the Year 2012 Runner-up
Wednesday, 3 October 2012
After a couple of visits to Norfolk this year, I was beginning to to doubt that the increasing population of Spoonbills were actually real. Every one I had seen to date was stood motionless, asleep on a distant island.
My luck changed early on Saturday at Cley as a group of these superb young birds flew west over the marshes:
Later at Titchwell I was lucky again as a single individual flew off the freshmarsh straight overhead: