Post details: a pleasant day with an old friend

2009-11-13

a pleasant day with an old friend

Permalink 06:06:49 pm, Categories: Observation by Howard  

Iwan Roberts came over from Saudi complete with cello in hand (why you can ask him) so with a low tide at the moment we started at Adhari and moved on to the Chicken farm -
From Adhari - this Bluethroat was perched on a fence post no sooner than I had him in the viewfinder he did this - but luckily he popped back up when I was ready.
Bluethroat

Bluethroat

Graceful Prinia always around but never still so I tried my luck with a few shots as this fellow moved through the vegatation
Graceful Prinia

Graceful Prinia

the aptly named Common Mynah
Mynah

From Dumistan and the chick farm
Snipe and Temmick's Stint
Snipe and Temmick's Stint

3 of the 4 Glossy Ibis in take off mode
Glossy IbisGlossy Ibis

Water Pipit winter numbers are building
Water Pipit

a young White Wagtail
White Wagtail

A distant hiding Lapwing
Lapwing

One day I will find one not directly in front of the sun - a Citrine Wagtail
Citrine Wagtail

Our resident Isabelline Shrikes
Isabelline Shrike

Isabelline Shrike

and a flash of colour to complete the days take Plain Tiger Danaus chrysippus
Plain Tiger

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