Joe Pender Wildlife Photography

Friday, 10 October 2014

Pelagic to the seven stones 10.10.14.

Adult Pomarine Skua

Grey Phalarope

Balearic Shearwater

On Yesterdays Pelagic to the seven stones reef we saw 1x Adult Pom 1x Adult Arctic Skua 7x Great Skuas 5x Grey Phalaropes 9x Balearic Shearwaters 2x Manx Shearwaters 6x Storm Petrels 3x Common Dolphins

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Blue Shark

This is a video grab of one of this years Blue Sharks

Thursday, 25 September 2014

A selection of pics from the last couple of day's


Monday, 22 September 2014

Sundays Seabird Trip

Black-Necked Grebe

Black-Necked Grebe

Grey Heron Plus Little Egret

Adult + Juv Med Gulls

Saturday, 20 September 2014

Booted Warbler

 This Booted Warbler which was found yesterday was still present this afternoon on Peninnis also there were 10+ spotted flycatchers on the garrison. And this black necked grebe was in the harbour this morning .

Sunday, 14 September 2014

1st Winter Little Tern

We found this 1st Winter Little Tern on todays Seabird Special in around the islands.

Friday, 29 August 2014

Thursdays Pelagic

On last nights pelagic we saw c48 Cory Shearwaters c24 Great Shearwaters 1x Sooty Shearwater 2x Bonxie plus 2x Blue Sharks and 15 Common Dolphins we also saw this Little Tern in the Harbour before we departed.

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Some photos from this weekends Birder Special Pelagics

Arctic Skua


Great Shearwater

Adult Sabines Gull

Great Shearwater

Thursday, 21 August 2014

Fea's Petrel

On Mondays pelagic all was fairly quiet on the bird front only a Arctic Tern to note and several Storm petrel's , when a cry of Fea's rang out , read the full report on the link below.

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Adult Sabines Gull + Another Wilson's

On Tuesdays pelagic we saw this Adult Sabines Gull plus another 3 Wilson's petrels also several more Cory,and Great Shearwaters.

Monday, 11 August 2014

Hurricane Bertha

Cory Shearwater

Great Shearwater

Wilsons Storm Petrel

European Storm Petrel
On sunday's pelagic we set off on another pelagic with the winds still blowing over 30 knots after Hurricane Bertha past over us , we stopped about 3 miles south of St Marys and started drifting and chumming it wasn't long before we logged the 1st great shearwater of the day, we continued drifting and ended up 7 miles south of St Marys  by this time we had seen 7 more great shearwaters ,10 Cory Shearwaters , 1 Wilson's petrel over c200 storm petrels and c150 manx shearwaters .