Bohemian Waxwings

Doing our tasks up at the MBO this morning we found ourselves very close to a small flock of Bohemian Waxwings that were feasting on buckthorn berries in the thick hedge to the east of the site. Needless to say, I hadn’t taken the camera as i wasn’t expecting much to be around (one learns – won’t do that again) but I did have my  iPhone so managed a couple of rather pixelated record shots which is better than nothing.

Went back an hour later with the camera and, of course, the waxwings had gone but there were a few Common Redpolls twittering in the dense shrubs.  Here are a few photographs anyway …

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