Joe Pender Wildlife Photography

Monday, 14 October 2013

Yesterdays Pelagic & todays bird trip

Common Dolphins
Common Dolphins
Purple Sandpiper
Grey Phalarope
Flock of Common Scoters
Adult Yellow legged gull
On sunday I did a daytime pelagic which was fairly quiet other than 1xGrey phalarope 4xGreat Skuas 1x common Gull and 1x med Gull on the way in we found a adult yellow-legged gull the Red recked grebe near the Eastern isles as well as a flock of 14x Common Scoters .Then yesterday I did a trip around in shore firstly to the Western rocks were we found 7x Purple sandpipers feeding several seal pups on Annet and saw some distant Common Dolphins before landing on Samson were the Birders found 1x Snow Bunting and 1x Ring Ouzel and 1x Red Breasted merganser that flew over , in the afternoon we carried on with the trip and found the Red necked grebe again near the Eastern Isles,1x grey plover 1x Adult med gull 3xPerigrines lots of 150x Curlew 1xWhimbrel & 3x Bar-tailed Godwits  before heading off the back of St Martins were we found 30/50 Common Dolphins which we stayed with for over half an hour before heading back in.


  1. Wonderful photo's,especially the Dolphins.Thanks Joe.

  2. Great selection Joe, Dolphins are superb

  3. Love the Dolphin Images,magic.