Christmas eve and all my chores and shopping complete, I decided to go and have some chill out time with the falcons. All the other photogs were busy and I was there alone. I kept my eye on the nest area and didn’t see any movement. The two parent birds were high up on the […]

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So I admit I am getting a little obsessed with these magnificent birds but they will be gone before long and I am keen to spend as much time as I can with them before it is all over for the year.  I am hoping to get images of the chicks when they fledge from […]

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The falcons were very busy today getting food for their hungry chicks.  It can be a little sad and upsetting watching them bring back small birds as food but it is all part of the cycle of life and without nature’s predators the balance would be out.  Be warned that some of these images from […]

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Wellington is such a bird rich area that I am often spoilt for choice on where to take my camera. Right now there are several pairs of New Zealand Falcons nesting within a 20 minute drive.  Some are in places where I physically can’t get to, but this pair is nesting in a spot with […]

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I have been doing my best to take more photographs over the holiday period, so today we headed out with that intention. I have several new images to share with you from the trip but these are from the last stop on the way home. I am not going to share the exact location as […]

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