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Masked Shrike © Iordan Hristov

BirdID course in Bulgaria 2015: imperial eagle

What a superb day. We started with a well desired Black-headed Bunting which walk me up when I first opened the balcony door of my room...Read More
Roller

BirdID course in Bulgaria 2015: levant sparrowhawk

The day started before even the sun was up. Some people from the group decided to have a walk around and take some pictures at the best light. They didn’t regret it...Read More
Wallcreeper

BirdID course in Bulgaria 2015: wallcreeper

What a day! We started from the mountains and we ended in a Mediterranean landscape. This must be a precondition for some good diversity of birds. Indeed, the final checklist suggested 77 for the day.…Read More

International bird identification course starts today

New international bird identification course starts today in Bulgaria for a third time with a focus on birds from Western Palearctic...Read More
Sardinian Warbler, image: Iordan Hristov

Bird Identification course on birds of Bulgaria

Bird identification course on birds of Bulgaria just ended. We spent a few wonderful days in the area of Eastern Rhodopes in Bulgaria looking at birds and teaching bird ID...Read More
Western Capercaillie photography in Bulgaria

Western Capercaillie

Western Capercaillie is an enigmatic bird to photograph. After a successful Capercaillie workshop in the beginning of april I took a client to the same area...Read More
Sand pyramid picture

Sand pyramid

There are two areas with sand pyramid in South Western part of Bulgaria...Read More
Capercaillie workshop

Capercaillie workshop in Bulgaria

There are very few places where Wolves would howl right under the window of your room and bears will be sharpening their claws only a couple of meters away from you while you are asleep...Read More
the cup of Boyana waterfall

Boyana waterfall photography

It was one of those days when I really wanted to go out and take some pictures. I considered several options but needed some sort of a light walk. I consulted a few sources and decided...Read More
Grey Partridge

Winter birdwatching: Long tailed Duck

GreLThe day was fairly quiet. After we saw most of our target birds it will take us a lot to be impressed. This time we decided to have an earlier breakfast and leave by 8 a.m. So we did...Read More