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Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
There is a photo of a Black-winged Stilt. And the Lesser Whistling Duck by Callum on our Guest Photos. New! Bobs Wildlife Youtube Channel. Keep your eyes open for "The Springtime Chick Count".

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Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)

Mid spring was another of the Black-winged Stilt.




40 comments:

  1. Have never seen one of these. He's beautiful! Great photos.

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  2. A lovely bird
    Dear Bob~~~~~~~~~~

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    1. Amandine, it's a lovely bird, thanks.

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  3. Nice bird, excellent shots, as usual.

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  4. Love the close up images of the BWS great images.

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    1. Thanks Anthony. Could you send me you're address.

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  5. Liebr Bob,
    das sind wieder ganz tolle Aufnahmen.
    Da warst du ganz nah dran.
    Liebe Grüße schickt Dir
    Irmi

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  6. Beautiful series Bob.
    Very well photographed, compliment.

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  7. A wonderful series Bob hugs Danielle

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  8. Hi Bob Yet another beautiful bird and of course your have photogrrpahed it well.

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  9. He has such a sweet expression!:)

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  10. Great shots Bob, looks like you are holding it!

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  11. OUI BOB il est merveilleux cet oiseau

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  12. Sort of a variation on the tuxedo bird!

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  13. Wygląda, że ma bardzo ostry dziób, ale zdjecia wspaniałe.Pozdrawiam.
    Looks like he has a very sharp beak, but great pictures. Yours.

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    1. He looks so timid, I'm sure he would do with his beak Giga.

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  14. Beautiful photos, Bob!
    Greetings, RW & SK

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  15. utrolig flott Bob også de bilder fra din siste post.

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  16. Very beautiful bird Bob!!!
    Great shots!!!Love your work!!!
    Dimi...

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  17. YOU ARE TOO GOOOOOOD!!!!!!!!

    ALOHA from Honolulu
    Comfort Spiral
    =^..^= <3
    > < } } ( ° >
    > < 3 3 3 ( ' >

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  18. Amazing shot. Bird with long beak looks so pretty.

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  19. first of all I loved the second photo, and THEN I loved the third photo; fabulous shots; lovely waterbird; well done Bob/cheers!

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  20. The birds of your last two posts reminds me to the birds I regularly observe when travelling to the Germany North Sea coast. The avocet I've seen once there, but the black-winged stilt is not very common in Europe.
    Regards from gray and rainy Germany, Uwe.

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  21. Gorgeous closeups of the Stilt, Bob!

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  22. Up close their eyes are larger and softer than one would think.

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  23. Oh wow! Such beautiful close ups, Bob.

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  24. I have seen a Black-necked Stilt before, but never a Black-winged Stilt. A most striking bird! Finely captured photographs of this beautiful long-billed bird, Bob!

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  25. Beautiful bird and great photos Bob.

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  26. Beautiful Bob,
    these portraits and especially his beautiful beak are pretty amazing!

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