Female Brown Quails

at North Pine Dam.

A shot from the archives as I didn't get out to shoot this weekend.

There are flocks of these little birds at the dam. Impossible to see in the long grass, you can walk right past them and not even know it.

View all photos taken: Saturday, 25th April 2009, This photo: 7:54am

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Comments

  • SkattyKat said:
    great capture - i love the pattern in their feathers.
    Thanks for today David - really appreciated.
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks Kat :) Hope you got something useful out of it all.
  • SkattyKat said:
    certainly did - mind boggling lol.
    Shame I wasn't able to be there all day.
    But, thanks to guys like you (& gals) guys & Gals like me can grow....
    It seems the more experienced like yourself may have benefited too
  • David de Groot said:
    Aye, I learnt a new tool in LR :)
    We should have all the recorded presentations up somewhere later in the week hopefully.
  • Cass n Dan said:
    This is a great pic David. They r beautiful.
    Thanx for yesterday.
    I know what u mean Kat :) So much to take in Hahah
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks :)
    Glad it went down well, I really wasn't sure how it'd go at all.
  • accesser said:
    Oh cool, I wonder if they are what live is the scrub at my place, There is some kind of bird a similar size living in the lantana it runs along the ground and into the bush most of the time I don't see them fly much.
  • David de Groot said:
    That could very well be them. I've spotted one on Dairyfarm Lane too (well ok not on the Lane, but rather in the ferns to the side).