Sandpipers on the wing

It’s lots of fun photographing migratory waders in flight.

This flock of Sharp-tailed Sandpipers, with a single Curlew Sandpiper put on a great display last weekend. How they manage to wheel and turn, without colliding and in perfect harmony, is a mystery to me!

Sharp-tailed Sandpipers, Cairn Curran, 6th October 2018




Curlew Sandpiper (top) accompanied by a ‘sharpie’

One response to “Sandpipers on the wing

  1. John Carruthers

    Beautiful light Geoff.

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