Magpie at Rainham Marshes


The last of the photos from last week’s trip to Rainham Marshes. A very handsome Magpie. It was in the grass searching for nesting materials.

  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Credit: Tony Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 250
  • Shutter speed: 1/750s

Liquid Lunch

Magpie sitting on a bench with a bottle of bear in front of it.

A ‘shot’ I saw at Rainham marshes last weekend. It just tickled my sense of humour.

  • Aperture: ƒ/8
  • Credit: T Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Taken: 5 February, 2017
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 360mm
  • ISO: 1600
  • Keywords: UK, England, Essex, Rainham, Rainham Marshes – RSPB, 2017, Winter, Wildlife, Bird, Garden, Magpie
  • Shutter speed: 1/750s