Bumble Bee foraging

Had a lovely walk around the RSPB site at Canvey West Marshes today, not a lot of bird activity as the lakes were very low, but spotted this Bumble Bee gather some Autumn nectar.

  • Aperture: ƒ/9.5
  • Credit: T Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 2000
  • Shutter speed: 1/500s

Ducks at Canvey

Ducks at Canvey

A flock of Pochard ducks landing on the lake at the RSPB Canvey West Marsh reserve with a Shoveler duck on the bank. It was very cold and windy on this day, but it was great to see the ducks around the lake. there were several different flocks there.

  • Aperture: ƒ/8
  • Credit: T Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Taken: 25 November, 2016
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 320
  • Keywords: Bird, Canvey West Marsh, Duck, Essex, Pochard, RSPB, Shoveler, Wildfowl
  • Shutter speed: 1/750s