Since setting up the new feeding station for the silvereyes the weather has been anything but helpful for testing it out properly.  The last couple of days though have been much better.  I have been playing with the different lenses both through the window and through the open door and these images are some of […]

Read More

The Winter months bring the Silvereyes and Tui to our garden, and give me a magic opportunity to get really close to these birds.  Over the years I have worked at getting the birds used to being fed and to allow me to photograph them up very close. Now that I can to some extent […]

Read More

I am still on the topic of practicing with the Silvereyes.  They are bouncing around the garden like jumping beans right now and I have no will power so the camera is sitting on the tripod beside me while I work, freezing my toes off beside the open French doors.  Mad I know. But there […]

Read More

The silvereyes in our garden are my practice birds. They are always available during winter even when the weather is not so great.  Today, being somewhat overcast and dull, was not a great day for heading out but it was perfect for practice time. The key with bird photography is to know you subject, know […]

Read More