bif_birdsinflight on Instagram

Mathias Putze

It's not about nice pictures, it's about ID of birds in flight in the WP. For more bif and flight calls visit us ... ... my other account @matzeputze

http://birds-in-flight.net/ Similar users See full size profile picture

Report inappropriate content

@bif_birdsinflight photos and videos

Species update on Bif. Check the link in my bio. Tristram’s Starling Onychognatus tristramii in February – medium-sized passerine, about size of a Song Trush – breeding populations in SE WP – mainly non-migratory ID: – diagnostic pale orange primary patch – 2CY(uppermost bird) with duller remiges – moult contrast between greater and primary coverts Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X EF 600/2.8 L IS USM + 1.4 Extender F5.6, 1/3200s, ISO-500 #Oman, Ras Janjari For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #westernpalearctic #birdmigration #tristramsstarling #tristramstar #star #starling #feather_perfection #eye_spy_birds #your_best_birds #bird_brilliance #yourbestbirdshots #birds_adored #_birds_world #birds_captures #kings_birds #exclusive_wildlife #bb_of_ig at Oman

0

Species Update on www.birds-in-flight.net Link in bio! Little Curlew Numenius minutus, in August - medium sized wader, about the size of Golden Plover - East Asian origin, very rare vagrant to WP - nocturnal/diurnal migrant - migrates singly or in flocks, often in formation ID: - similar to Whimbrel, but smaller and much shorter bill - bill slightly tilted downwards Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark I EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F4.0, 1/1250s, ISO-1250 Buir Nuur, #Dornod Aimag, #Mongolia For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birdmigration #westernpalearctic #wader #limikole #curlew #numenius #littlecurlew #zwergbrachvogel #rarevagrant #rarity #naturephotography #wildlife #birdwatching #birding #birdsofmongolia at Dornod Province

0

at High Fläming Nature Park

0

Common Crane Grus grus, adult in February, right now on migration – very large bird, larger than White Stork – diurnal/nocturnal migrant, strictly over Land – usually migrates in small to very large flocks in formation – very vocal ID: – black of the neck don't stop at the half of the neck und don't reaches the breast as in Demoisel Crane - extensive white behind the eye Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F5.0, 1/2500s, ISO-640 #Neuruppin, #Brandenburg #Germany For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdmigration #birdwatching #nightphotography #westernpalearctic #crane #kranich #graukranich at Neuruppin

0

Bonelli’s Eagle Aquila f. fasciata, juvenile/2nd year, in February – large raptor, larger than a buzzard – diurnal migrant, strictly over land – migrates singly, at migration bottlenecks sometimes mixed with other raptors ID: – can resemble JUV Crested Honey Buzzard, but different wing shape with finer barring of the remiges – stronger head and bill – wing with hint of dark carpal patch and greater coverts band Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F6.3, 1/3200s, ISO-800 #Sallalah, #Oman For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #bitdwatching #birdofprey #raptor #westernpalearctic #habichtsadler #bonelliseagle #eagle

0

Bonelli’s Eagle Aquila f. fasciata, AD in February – large raptor, larger than a buzzard – diurnal migrant, strictly over land – migrates singly, at migration bottlenecks sometimes mixed with other raptors ID: – mottled rather than barred dusky secondaries and inner primaries – contrasting broad black greater coverts band and trailing edge to wing and tail – thin dark streaked white body Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F6.3, 1/3200s, ISO-800 #Sallalah, #Oman For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #bitdwatching #birdofprey #raptor #westernpalearctic #habichtsadler #bonelliseagle #eagle

0

Common Crane Grus grus, adult in October – very large bird, larger than White Stork – diurnal/nocturnal migrant, strictly over Land – usually migrates in small to very large flocks in formation – very vocal ID: – black of the neck don't stop at the half of the neck und don't reaches the breast as in Demoisel Crane - extensive white behind the eye Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X Mark I EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II + 1.4x extender F6.3, 1/1600s, ISO-640 #Havelland, #Brandenburg #Germany For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdmigration #birdwatching #nightphotography #westernpalearctic #crane #kranich #graukranich

0

Demoiselle Crane Grus virgo, adult in June – smallest crane, considerably smaller than White Stork – diurnal migrant, nocturnal movements take place – migrates in small to large flocks in formation ID: -  most striking feature are the eyes, but difficult to see from distance 😉 - if seen from below the black of the neck is going down until the breast, behind the rubin-red eye there are long white plumes - on distance shorter-necked than Common Crane Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F5.0, 1/2500s, ISO-640 #Khovsgol Nuur, #Mongolia For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #westernpalearctic #birdmigrationseason #demoisellecrane #jungfernkranich #crane

0

BIRD QUIZ - nothing to win, just for fun . . Do you recognize the species? . . Pictures was taken today in #Cuxhaven, #Germany. . . I will post the SOLUTION in few days. . . . . Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark II EF 100-400/4.5-5.6 L IS USM II @400mm F6.3, 1/2000s, ISO-1250 . . For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. . . #birdquiz #bif #birdsinflight #birdsinflightphotography #birdid #westernpalearctic #wader #limikole at Cuxhaven, Germany

0

BIRD QUIZ - nothing to win, just for fun . . Do you recognize the species? . . Pictures was taken today in #Cuxhaven, #Germany. . . I will post the SOLUTION in few days. . . . . Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark II EF 100-400/4.5-5.6 L IS USM II @400mm F6.3, 1/2000s, ISO-1250 . . For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. . . #birdquiz #bif #birdsinflight #birdsinflightphotography #birdid #westernpalearctic #wader #limikole at Cuxhaven, Germany

0

BIRD QUIZ - nothing to win, just for fun . . Do you recognize the species? . . Picture was taken today in #Cuxhaven, #Germany. Sometimes you see only some colours and have an idea of a shape. . . I will post the SOLUTION in few days. . . . . Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark II EF 100-400/4.5-5.6 L IS USM II @400mm F6.3, 1/2000s, ISO-1250 . . For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. . . #birdquiz #bif #birdsinflight #birdsinflightphotography #birdid #westernpalearctic at Cuxhaven, Germany

0

Common Goldeneye Bucephala c. clangula, adult male in March – medium-sized duck, slightly smaller than Mallard – diurnal migrant, probably nocturnal movements as well – migrates in small to medium flocks in formation ID: – greenish-black head, bright yellow eye and white cheek patch - white body - dark handed with extensive white arm and black rearing edge Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark I EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II + 1.4x Extender F9.0, 1/3200s, ISO-4000 #Leipzig, #Saxony, #Germany For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #bucephala #clangula #goldeneye #schellente #duck at Leipzig, Germany

0

Common Goldeneye Bucephala c. clangula, 1st year male, in December – medium-sized duck, slightly smaller than Mallard – diurnal migrant, probably nocturnal movements as well – migrates in small to medium flocks in formation ID: – brown head, but yellow eye and whitish pale loral patch - grey upper breast open and not closed as in females - dark handed with white arm, black tips on greater secondary coverts indicates a 1st winter individual Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV EF 300/2.8 L IS USM I + 1.4x Extender F5.0, 1/800s, ISO-1600 #Leipzig, #Saxony, #Germany For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #bucephala #clangula #goldeneye #schellente #duck at Leipzig, Germany

0

Common Goldeneye Bucephala c. clangula, adult female in December – medium-sized duck, slightly smaller than Mallard – diurnal migrant, probably nocturnal movements as well – migrates in small to medium flocks in formation ID: – brown head with pale eye - grey upper breast and grey backed - dark handed with white arm and two dark bands, shoulders dark - white bellied Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV EF 300/2.8 L IS USM I + 1.4x Extender F5.0, 1/1250s, ISO-1600 #Leipzig, #Saxony, #Germany For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #bucephala #clangula #goldeneye #schellente #duck at Leipzig, Germany

0

Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula, adult male in breeding plumage, in January – medium-sized duck, smaller than Mallard – nocturnal/diurnal migrant – migrates in pairs or, more regularly, in small to large flocks in formation ID: – neat black and white with yellow eye and greyish bill – underwing white with dusky trailing and leading edges – upperwing largely black with broad white wingbar, which fades to light grey towards wingtip Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV EF 300/2.8 L IS USM I + 1.4x Extender F5.0, 1/1250s, ISO-1600 #Leipzig, #Saxony, #Germany For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #tuftedduck #reiherente #duck at Leipzig, Germany

0

Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina, male starting moult from breeding in non-breeding plumage in June – large duck, size of Mallard – diurnal/nocturnal migrant – migrates pairwise or in small to medium flocks in formation ID: – distinct white leading edge to the upperwing - narrow dark trailing edge – blackish breast and chestnut head with bright red bill and eye Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark I EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F5.0, 1/2000s, ISO-400 Tsagaan Nuur, #Mongolia For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #pochard #redcrestedpochard #kolbenente #duck at Tsagaannuur, Selenge, Mongolia

0

Common Pochard Aythya ferina, adult male in eclipse, in September – medium-sized duck, smaller than Mallard – probably diurnal migration but strategy not well understood – local moving small to medium flocks in formation ID: – upperwing and back unicoloured light grey, sharply contrasting with black neck – the typical Aythya wingbar is indistinct, especially in male, – only primaries have distinctly darker tips – primary coverts slightly darker grey – characteristic head shape with gently sloping forehead Technical Data: Canon EOS-1DX Mark I EF 600/4.0 L IS USM II F5.0, 1/2000s, ISO-400 Buir Nuur, #Dornod Aimag, #Mongolia For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #mongolia #buirnuur #dornodaimag #pochard #commonpochard #tafelente #duck at Buir Nuur

0

Common Pochard Aythya ferina, adult female in June – medium-sized duck, smaller than Mallard – probably diurnal migration but strategy not well understood – local moving small to medium flocks in formation . . ID: – female in breeding plumage with pale scaly brown back and contrasting grey wings (grey back in non-breeding adult females) – compared to other Aythya sp. with only weakly contrasting light grey wingbar – dusky trailing edge to the wing comparatively narrow Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D Mark III EF 500/4.0 L IS USM I F5.0, 1/3200s, ISO-500 Hortobágy, Hungary For flight pics and flight calls visit us via the link in my bio. Birds-in-Flight, is a work-in-progress website dedicated to audiovisual identification of birds on migration. #bif #birdsinflight #birdid #birding #birdwatching #birdphotography #birdsinflightphotography #waterfowl #westernpalearctic #hungary #hortobagy #pochard #commonpochard #tafelente #duck at Parco nazionale di Hortobágy

0
Next »