Mid-winter Jewels

As I write the start of this it is January 1st 2021 and I haven’t been birding for over three months, and have only been out three times since the start of the pandemic. I know that most people will think that birding is a solitary hobby so why lock yourself away. Simple! I just don’t want to catch this. Birders just find it so hard stay away from each other in the field, especially on a twitch. The result of this inactivity is a complete lack of images to play with, edit and file. This has led me to…