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Goldcrest © Richard Baines Flamborough October 2005

The King Of Birds

  • Tue 29th Sep, 2020

A large high-pressure system had developed over Scandinavia reaching across the North Sea to the English east coast. This created a beautiful open sky and easterly tail winds, ideal for songbird migration. I knew we could be in for a ‘fall’ of migrants but I didn’t really expect a royal deluge!

Common Swift - a vismig favourite, especially when it's the first of the spring! © Mark Pearson

The Dark Art Of Vismigging, Part Two – Leading Lines

  • Sat 29th Aug, 2020

Visible Migration – aka Vismig – is, literally, the kind of bird migration that can be seen and enjoyed first hand.

A Rough-legged Buzzard arrives in off the sea at Filey, direct from Scandinavia © Mark Pearson

The Dark Art Of Vismigging, Part One – Incoming!

  • Sat 22nd Aug, 2020

Bird migration is an endlessly fascinating phenomenon that taps into a variety of our basic impulses and desires.

Filey Brigg © George Stoyle

Shooting The Brigg

  • Thu 13th Aug, 2020

A Site of Special Scientific Interest, noted for both its biology and geology, Filey Brigg is an outstanding venue for coastal and landscape photography.

Puffins – Getting into the Groove

Puffins – Getting Into The Groove

  • Tue 21st Jul, 2020

On July 16th 2020 we sailed on calm seas from the fishing village of Staithes down the beautiful coastline of the North York Moors National Park.