F/5.6, 1/400, ISO 100. Magnolia Warbler Two birds in a tree looking down on a man washing his car. “If he doesn’t hurry up and finish,” says one bird to the 15other, “I’ll shit myself.” Interesting Fact: Though it has very specific habitat preferences in the breeding season, the Magnolia Warbler occupies a very broad […]
Our regular followers and friends here at de Wets Wild will know that Ithala Game Reserve, in the north of Kwazulu-Natal Province between the towns of Vryheid and Pongola, is one of our favourite wild destinations. This lesser known conservation area has an amazing diversity of fauna and flora, dramatic scenery, great accommodation facilities, lovely […]
F/9.0, 1/320, ISO 320. Killdeer What did the right eye say to the left eye? Between you and me, there’s something that smells… Interesting Fact: A well-known denizen of dry habitats, the Killdeer is actually a proficient swimmer. Adults swim well in swift-flowing water, and chicks can swim across small streams. ( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Killdeer/lifehistory )
Heading to the Oregon coast for some pics. Be back in a few days. Hoping for some good scenes. Flying free like a bird. This Red Footed Boobie I captured on film in Kauai, HI.