Category Archives: Swarovski Optik

Spanish Digiscoping

with Justin Carr Following on  from his more detailed posting, here are some of Justin’s digiscoped shots from Spain this August. He gets  stunning results with his combo using a micro four thirds camera. To read full details of how … Continue reading

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Digiscoping – Spotted Flycatchers

by Steve Blain I’ve been rather side-tracked this summer with surveying Corn Buntings, but I did pop along to my local churchyard to see its Spotted Flycatchers. There were two pairs with at least one of them feeding young. In … Continue reading

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Digiscoping with micro four thirds system

. by Justin Carr A digiscoping journey I started taking video in 1996 with my first camcorder – an impulse buy. I  realised sometime  in 1998 I could get reasonable video through my spotting scope. My first real rare bird … Continue reading

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Mongolian, Lesser and Greater Sand Plovers

Postscript: by Martin G. Given Yoav’s excellent posts below on this 3rd, 4th or 5th* record of Lesser Sand Plover for Israel, and a Mongolian Plover in Scotland seemingly heading south and to become Ireland’s first,  I thought it apposite to add to the … Continue reading

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Spurn Migration Festival: Tickets

Available from 1st July Full information: N.B. Ticket numbers limited. To book your place contact the YWT office from 1st July (details below) Download PDF: Spurn Migration Festival Tickets and Programme . .

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2013 Digiscoping Competition

SWAROVSKI OPTIK is launching its 8th “Digiscoper of the Year” competition The aim of the 8th Digiscoper of the Year competition is to discover the beauty and diversity of nature and to capture priceless moments. The winning picture in 2012: a … Continue reading

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Digiscoping Woodcock

Flamborough, 11th March 2013 by Martin G. Capturing a moment… and the details. I guess that’s ultimately why I love taking photos. I have lots of stories of mediocre photography and failed efforts! ‘Digiscoping’ is undoubtedly the realm of bird and wildlife photography I have struggled with the most. Fundamentally … Continue reading

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