The opportunistic acrobats

Hampshire soaring

Black Kites (Milvus migrans) are opportunistic hunters, using the thermals and easily changing direction to swoop down (or up) with their legs to snatch live small prey. And thanks to the brilliant display team at the Hawk Conservancy in Hampshire you get to see them demonstrate their acrobatic feeding skills with incredible effect. Continue reading

We soared in July

What an incredible month July was for squares. You blue me away with your support, lovely comments, originality and photographic talent.

We've soared in July

It has not just been your photographic wonders that have made us soar in July, the musical accompaniments have been superb this month too. So I thought it would be rather lovely for the final July Squares gallery  Continue reading