Damn! Too much foliage. Damn! Wrong settings. Damn! Not close enough. Damn, damn, damn. But all is not always lost. Recent before-and-afters.
Forest Kingfisher (Todiramphus macleayii) too far off?
Sacred Kingfisher (Todiramphus sanctus) too light?
And remember to grin and have fun doing it.
Townsville Common Cons. Pk, track to Jacana hide, today. Flew off a second later with lighter load.
Oooh, look! What's that shiny black and white bird? It's so smooth and black on back and head. Could it be a rarely seen Satin Fly...
Dusky Moorhen pauses while attending to morning toilette in Townsville Palmetum. Not my target bird, but couldn't find Rufous Owl repo...
Remember this? And this? Or this? Now the scene is this. Queensland Parks and Wildlife burned east of road in Town Common Co...