This blog is about my birding exploits, which mainly take place in the Weymouth/Portland area, in Dorset. Will also include stuff from elsewhere, plus some other critters too. Hope you enjoy. All photographs are © Brett Spencer, unless indicated otherwise. The above image is of a Siberian Rubythroat, taken in Holland in 2016.

Saturday, 26 September 2015

Mystery Photograph

The first person to correctly identify the following bird will, I repeat, WILL win a doughnut, with a filling of their choice.

The bird was photographed aboard the HMS Illustrious, which was sailing in the north of the Red Sea on 12th September 2013.

© Chris Patrick/RNBWS

© Chris Patrick/RNBWS

© Chris Patrick/RNBWS


Bob Ford said...

yellow-vented bulbul

Brett said...

Is not the right answer.

Bob Ford said...


Ken Tucker said...

How about Eastern Orphean?

Gregor Tims said...

Great Reed Warbler?

martin richards said...

Clamerous reed warbler