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We have twins again!

  Two Red Wattlebird chicks, offspring of the senior resident adult pair. (Canon 7D2, 100-400 L IS mkII, 1.4x MkIII extender)   Advertisements

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15 year old habit

Did laundry today. Went to hang it outside and automatically said “Hey Archimedie sweetie!” It’s going to take a while.

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RIP Archimedes

We spotted him in his cage dead. It looks like he tried to squeeze his way out through too small a gap in the cage, got his head stuck, panicked and broke his neck, died instantly.  Alan and I have … Continue reading

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Singing his little heart out

A Rufous Whistler sitting on a grapevine, sings out his challenge.

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A beautiful bit of blue

A Splendid Fairy Wren in full color.

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Red Collared Lorikeet

The native Lorikeet of Western Australia, often mistaken for the Rainbow Lorikeet, which was introduced.

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Fledgling Singing Honeyeater

Kind of took my life in my hands, as the parents, even though I was using telephoto to get in close, kept strafing me. Taken in my front yard. Canon EOS 550DFocal Length 250mmEF-S55-250mm f/4-5.6 ISISO 400EV +0.33Exp 1/160 sec … Continue reading

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