Farne Islands July 2016 ~ part 3

Part 1  Part 2 Apart from Puffins, Arctic Terns breed during the summer on Inner Farne, they attack you if you get too near their chicks by dive bombing your head, so it’s best to wear a hat. They are pretty though, baby sitting (you can just see the chick underneath mum) I got a herd of shots the year before of gulls and cormorants, so didn’t do too many this time, (concentrating on the in-flight puffin shots!) Peek-a-boo I see no ships Duck pond The weather was lovely so some nice blue skies and sea and then time to…

Day 196~366 (and puffins :) )

Have been processing my photo’s from the Farne Islands today so am going to post just a couple, well 4 really 🙂 Firstly a baby Arctic turn shouting for lunch next up 3 puffins on a wall. I am not sure why lots of the puffins were just sitting around or walking about with a gob full of fish, not eating them, just keeping them. At last a half decent flying puffin shot! (I only deleted about 100!) and finally, ta dah… my first ever dolphin sighting. I’m afraid my telephoto lens is a cheap and nasty knock-off-nigel, but I…