Meadow Pippit

The meadow Pippit is common across Ireland and can often be seen in parkland areas and along coastal areas. They will tolerate your presence to a certain degree and will often allow you to get quite close! They are very similar to rock pippits who have more streaking and are have a darker breast. They …

Cape Cod Birds

Cape Cod in winter time can be cold. The daytime temperatures on this trip in January 2014 did not get above 20 degrees Fahrenheit You can take photographs of birds pretty much anywhere on the Cape. Cape Cod is one of the biggest producers of Cranberry Sauce in the world and a lot of these …

Golden Plover

The Golden Plover is definitely what you would call “Cute”. You will often see a large flock of them standing still with their heads resting on their backs. Until they spook, then they all take to the air. This shot was taken at Broadmeadows Estuary, Swords, County Dublin. The camera was set to Programme mode …

Garden Birds

Set up your garden birds feeders at the end of autumn and within a couple of days, the birds will start to appear! You will be surprised at what you see, so get a feeder and a few peanuts into your garden and watch the show. I will update this as the winter brings in …

Black Headed Gulls

Now I have to say, when I heard there was a gull called the black headed gull, I assumed he would have a black head. Maybe a silly assumption on my part, but I felt there was a clue in the name. And sure Enough, I came across this little guy above, in Broadmeadows Estuary. …

Rogerstown Estuary

Rogerstown Estuary is just north of Swords and directly north of Broadmeadows Estuary. Visit the Rogesrtown Estuary page for photographs of birds in the estuary and Sat Nav co-ordinates for getting there.

Photo Locations

If you would like to visit some of the locations where photographs on this site were taken, visit the Sat Nav page where you can get Sat Nav co-ordinates and links to Google Maps. There are directions to photo locations in Dublin and New Zealand, more to follow.

Photographs of Dublin

My home town! But maybe I need to get out more and get more photographs of this great city! No need for Sat Nav co-ordinates here. Just go into the city centre by bus, or park your car, and walk. Really, it is the only way to see the city. And you would be amazed …