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06/08/2009 02:48:47 PM · #1
Last month I visited the Farne Islands off the Northumberland coast for the first time - I was blown away by the bird life. I entered this one Copyrighted_Image_Reuse_Prohibited_791951.jpg for the May FS; I suspect it wasn't the right choice, and there are others I prefer more. If i don't manage to get back again in the next few weeks I shall definitely make sure I return next year. A truly amazing experience.
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06/08/2009 03:10:28 PM · #2
Gorgeous photos, wow! I am jealous. I've never been that close to a puffin and they are Newfoundland's provincial bird!
06/08/2009 03:28:21 PM · #3
Fabulous!!
06/08/2009 04:45:18 PM · #4
Beautiful creatures and you've captured them very well - thanks so much for posting and sharing these!
06/09/2009 02:15:33 AM · #5
Forgot to add this one!
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06/18/2009 12:39:58 PM · #6
Excellent photographs. I am planning to visit Farne Island in the first week of July, PMed you for some info. Thanks.
06/18/2009 01:20:29 PM · #7
PMed you back with some info - hope it helps.
I would love to go back again late June/early July, but it will have to wait til next year!
06/18/2009 02:34:16 PM · #8
SaraR, did you go with "Photographers on Safari"?
06/18/2009 02:58:27 PM · #9
No, just on one of Billy Shiels all-day bird watch trips. You get two hours on Staple Island in the morning and two on Inner-Farne in the afternoon. It's about £25 for the boat fares, and £7ish for landing for non NT members.
06/18/2009 04:54:22 PM · #10
Beautiful photos! :-) Thanks for sharing!
06/18/2009 05:06:37 PM · #11
Beautiful shots. I'm going over to Farne on Monday, then heading up for a week in Scotland.
06/18/2009 06:46:55 PM · #12
Wonderful bird photos. Great job!
06/18/2009 07:15:46 PM · #13
Gorgeous, when ever i see a puffin, I always think of the book The Famous Five and their adventures on Puffin Island.

Thank you for the lovely memory!

Oh and your shots rock socks!!
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