My Binoculars and Spotting Scopes Supported by Swarovski Optik

12 Days Birding & Bird Photography Tours In Sabah, Borneo

Review of Swarovski Modular Spotting Scopes

94 species of birds in 1 day at Tabin Wildlife Reserve

Sunday, October 12, 2008

kota belud paddy field

12th october 2008



took few hours birding at my favorite patch this afternoon hoping to see and picture the common kestrel which i saw last year with karim and also looking for suitable place to conduct field trip for the coming wader workshop by david bakewell next week from the 17-19th october with few participants from west malaysia, sarawak, brunei and from sabah itself :)

nothing special just the common winter visitor and resident species. light was good so took few pictures without cable release and frankly speaking, my hand shakes a lot !




3 different section of paddy fields


wood sandpiper


white-breasted wood-swallow


little egret


yellow wagtail


scaly-breasted munia

birds seen today;
  • purple heron
  • cattle egret
  • striated grassbird
  • long-toed stint
  • little ringed plover
  • black-headed munia
  • white-winged tern
  • yellow-vented bulbul
  • spotted dove
  • marsh sandpiper
  • common greenshank
  • black-winged stilt

digiscoped with nikon fieldscope ED82, srb-griturn Mk II adapter and fujifilm f31d

happy birding !

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