Local heron with dramatic poise
This mink scampered about on the causeway for a while, occasionally checking my position.
Horse at Aughnanure Castle
After a couple of minutes’ singing, this robin was visited by a hovering suitor who mated with her. (It's all on video.)
Connemara: tough grass, tough sheep.
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I love these pictures, especially the pictures with the horse and the heron. Thanks for sharing!
My pleasure, Ulla.
Just beautiful. Especially eye- and mind-catching: the colours in the first one.
Ah, and the feathered ballad-monger in action! …
Thank you Sean. I am always amazed by the sounds that emerge from a robin’s almost cartoonishly two-dimensional beak! And they sing with such heart.
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