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Saturday, 3 August 2019

Avocet - Recurvirostra avosetta

Photographed at Rushy Hide, Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, GB.










33 comments:

  1. It is such a good looking bird. It is amazing that so many species are basic black-and-white yet all look distinct from each other and equally striking.

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  2. Super shots, Bob, particularly that first one with the water spilling out of its bill! Best wishes - - - Richard

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    1. Thanks Richard, you noticed spilled the water, cheers.

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  3. What an odd tool...bill. Great capture of his movement and eating!!

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  4. That curved beak is a stunner. Beautiful birds, beautifully captured. Thank you.

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  5. fascinating bills---- narrow for digging, but with a spoon-like curve.

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  6. Hi Bob.

    Super nice photos of the Kluut.

    Greetings from Patricia,

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  7. Hello Bob, love the Avocet. They are beautiful birds. Happy Sunday, wishing you a great new week!

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  8. Hi Bob,
    Beautiful Images of this elegant bird!
    Greetings, Maria

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  9. perfect shots...
    love the color combinations

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  10. Bob, I just wanted to stop back and say thanks for linking up your post. I hope your day is great!

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  11. Lovely set of images Bob, Avocets are such elegant birds.
    I love the first one, kind of like an action shot.

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  12. Hola Bob,bellas tomas de esta Avoceta alimentandose en su habitat natural.Un saludo.

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  13. Maravillosas fotografías. Saludos.

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  14. Superb photos. I like a lot first photo.

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  15. What great birds - they are a bit of a success story for conservation I think.

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

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  16. Very cool birds; and of course you captured this one beautifully.

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  17. Me encanta cómo has conseguido captar esas gotitas de agua goteando del curioso pico curvo de este ave.
    Un abrazo,

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  18. This is a very nice, beautiful shots.

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  19. Hi Bob,
    Super set of images of such a beautiful bird, a bird that at the moment appears to be doing well, several have had young at Rutland.
    All the best,
    John

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    1. Cheers John, and you have a collection Avocets, they are beautiful.

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  20. Ho Bob, these images have such a wonderful mood to them!

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