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Eurasian Wryneck and other birds in Bulgaria

Eurasian WryneckI am now back from a trip to Bulgaria for quite a while. As I wrote already in the Bee-eater-Blog, the main purpose was to photograph European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster). But as I mentioned in the recent blog, Bulgaria is full of wildlife which could be found relatively easy. As most of the mornings were spent with Bee-eaters or in a hide for Eurasian Golden Orioles (Oriolus oriolus), evening photo sessions quite often were spent roaming along country roads in the car and photographing any birds I encountered. I came up with pretty good results. There were many passerine birds present. I came across with Crested Lark (Galerida cristata), Eurasian Linnet (Carduelis cannabina), Black-headed Bunting (Emberiza melanocephala), Lesser Whitethroat (Sylvia curruca), Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe), Lesser Grey Shrike (Lanius minor), Continue reading Eurasian Wryneck and other birds in Bulgaria

Bulgarien ein erstklassiges Ziel für östliche Vogelarten

KappenammerWie bereits beschrieben, war der Zweck einer Reise nach Bulgarien Bienenfresser während der Fütterungsperiode der Jungen aus sicherer Distanz zu fotografieren. Insgesamt hatte ich sehr gute Fotomöglichkeiten dieser unglaublich entzückenden Vögel. Ich beschloss, mit diesen bunten Vögeln mindestens vier Tage fotografisch zu verbringen.

Da es während eines Sommertages sehr heiß in Bulgarien werden kann, habe ich meine Foto-Sessions normalerweise Continue reading Bulgarien ein erstklassiges Ziel für östliche Vogelarten