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Precariously Perched

By moiral
Afternoon all. Round the cliffs on Sunday to see how the birds are getting on with the chicks. Seems that I am too early this year, some Kittiwakes have nests with eggs, but did not see any eggs from the Razorbills, and not sure about the Guillimots as they remained sitting. The usual squabble for space on these dangerous old sandstone cliffs at Auchmithie, near Arbroath. Thanks for C&Cs on yesterday's upload.

Tags: Razorbills Auchmithie Wildlife and nature

Voters: lonely_oryx, Badgerfred, Hermanus and 23 more


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lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
18 Jun 2013 2:54PM
Nicely caught

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18 Jun 2013 3:16PM
Amazing markings these birds have on their faces !! A great image Moira Smile
jdinne 12 16 England
18 Jun 2013 3:24PM
Wonderful Moira, good job they have wings...........

John
18 Jun 2013 3:24PM
Not the easiest of birds to photograph, having both black and white plaumage, but well done here, Moira Smile
Trev Smile
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
18 Jun 2013 3:25PM
Handsome birds nicely captured Moira,
Joan.
great shot lovely birds like from me. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
18 Jun 2013 3:51PM
Well captured, Moira, they certainly pick some very precarious places to raise their young Smile Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.5k 148 England
18 Jun 2013 4:26PM
A dodgy place to roost, obviously scares the cr*p out of them!! GrinGrin

Dave
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
18 Jun 2013 5:16PM
Light nicely captured!! Nice Image!! I like it a lot!!
carper123 Plus
4 744 8 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2013 8:08PM
A super capture, Moira, particularly like the patterns on the rocks from their you no what,Blush it does actually add to the image as a whole.
Nice one.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile xxx
18 Jun 2013 9:57PM
A great capture Moira,love the markings..Lin
18 Jun 2013 11:03PM
I'm so jealous this is a great achievement and what a stunning capture Moira with good detail. now go away and let me sulk in peace Grin
18 Jun 2013 11:15PM
Excellent shot Moira they are just having young on the farnes
mike
21 Jun 2013 6:07PM
A very fine capture indeed Moira. A

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