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Choughs and Wild Coast

Thrilled to see Choughs in the wild today - for the first time ever - can't describe what the realisation of what was before my eyes felt like!




Also got to see a 'mumuration' of starlings - no pics unfortunately.






A fairly dark and cloudy November day


Love this wild coast though



Click to enlarge.  Copyright Lesley Ninnes.

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  1. Wow! Great pics. Love you seaside photos. I can see where your inspiration comes from. Makes me want to paint! LOL xo

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    1. Thanks Sybille - yes, an endlessly fascinating source of inspiration! x

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  2. Wish I was there (Do I say that every time?) . I can see these birds making there way into your paintings. XXXXXXXX

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    1. You may do Diane - but that's understandable! They're great birds - love those curved red beaks. x

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  3. How lovely to see Choughs! I've never seen the sort we have here, though we saw Alpine Choughs in Italy up in the Dolomites. They had yellow curved beaks, and were VERY friendly, willing to eat any crumbs, chips, bits of baguettes - anything really!

    And I love your wild coast. Wish we were near somewhere like that to walk off the blues!

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  4. Alpine choughs sound great!

    Would be lovely to see you here Gilly, Cornwall is different and special - I'm biased, but it's true! x

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