Starling ‘sifting’ the seed

Starling

Starlings have a habit of sifting the seed by putting their closed beak into the seed and then opening their beak with a snap to move the seed around.

  • Aperture: ƒ/13
  • Credit: Tony Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/350s

Wood Mouse

Wood Mouse

Today’s visitor to the garden was a Wood Mouse cleaning up the bird feeding area during a lull in the birds feeding. It disappeared very quickly when the birds came back 🙂

  • Aperture: ƒ/19
  • Credit: Tony Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/90s

Pansy in the sunshine

Pansy

Not your usual pristine Pansy that you usually see in photos, but a real one from a real garden, slightly battered but showing it’s face to some beautiful sunshine

  • Aperture: ƒ/9.5
  • Credit: Tony Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 300mm
  • ISO: 400
  • Shutter speed: 1/500s