First Week of December

Saturday 1st

Mallards flying

Mallards buggerin’ off

This robin seemed to intentionally pose for the camera.

This robin seemed to intentionally pose for the camera.

This robin seemed to intentionally pose for the camera.

Here he is again …

This robin seemed to intentionally pose for the camera.

… and here’s a detail of his wing tip.

Plane overhead

A rather larger flying thing than most I photograph.

A grebe flying down the lake.

A grebe flying down the lake.


A grebe flying down the lake.

It’s partner following

They pose well, these birds: this time a blackbird.

They pose well, these birds: this time a blackbird.

Sunday 2nd

Some sort of tit. I have no idea what sort though. It was berrying in a hawthorn.

Some sort of tit. I have no idea what sort though. It was berrying in a hawthorn.


 frosty Nettle

I’ve snapped this before but I think it’s worth a repeat.


Moorhen running on water

When moorhens bugger off they often run on the water.


Frost on a dead leaf.

Frost on a dead leaf.

Robin still posing.

Robin still posing.

Monday 3rd

Seagull

Passing by. Common as muck but beautiful.


Male and female goosander

Goosander pair buggerin’ off


Goosanders banking to turn

Goosanders banking to turn


Going ... going ... gone!

Going … going … gone!

Bird either a female blackbird or a thrush

Bird either a female blackbird or a thrush

Wednesday 5th

Sky ... tree.

Sky … tree.

Thursday 6th

Great crested grebe

Just for a change: A GREBE!


A gull

A gull

Another gull!

Another gull!

grebe pair

The grebe pair.

Workboat icebreaking

Breaking the ice. This workboat was slowly breaking the ice en route to the trent

Relaying the stones on Stret Lock

Relaying the stones on Stret Lock

Friday 7th

Went to Lincoln, see here for all the pictures.
There’s a few here after a couple of trees against the sky.07:14:54:37_SkyTree01

07:15:33:43_SkyTree02

Chris’s son’s shop:
2012:December:07::09_56_22_Lincoln032 Fine Belgian Chocs

I was almost first in when the castle opened.
2012:December:07::10_08_58_Lincoln071FirstIn

Like to get a picture of any photographer I see.
2012:December:07::10_10_07_Lincoln145Photog

Cheese: bought a great lump of Stilton for £20.
2012:December:07::10_11_40_Lincoln188Cheese

This guy looked terrified on the roundabout.
2012:December:07::10_39_42_Lincoln573Terrified

Whatever’s on in Lincoln the Cathedral always takes pride of place.
2012:December:07::10_53_07_Lincoln634Cathedral01

Loads of folk in period costume.
2012:December:07::11_58_21_Lincoln793Costume

Flying buttresses
2012:December:07::12_07_17_Lincoln812Buttresses

“That’s a fair camera mate.”
“I know, smile!”
2012:December:07::13_48_27_Lincoln903JCB

More next week.

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