Fieldfare

A fieldfare is the most colourful and widespread of thrush birds species in Russia. Fieldfare ©Marina Kudrya Fieldfares are social birds; they travel in large flocks and often nest on the same trees. Although they are migratory birds, males sometimes stay during the winter if there’s enough food (fieldfares feed on rowan during the cold months). During warmer months…

Humming-fest!

For two month I’ve been living on Cozumel, but only now I managed to capture a feeding hummingbird properly. I’ve been sitting in wait for a couple of weeks now, and either I was slow or the hummingbird too fast, but good luck came to me just today. And I welcome it! These beauties reside in our…

Birding right out of the gate

In case you were interested in what I do when not diving, I shoot whatever animals are available:) Most of these birds I shot in our garden in Cozumel: just step outside, load your camera and wait. Tropical mockingbird is one of the most common guests. This bird has a varied and musical song, huskier than…