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Male Lapland Bunting, Breivik, Øygarden

Male Lapland Longspur, Breivik, Øygarden, 02 May 2012
Pictures taken with hand held 400mm lens and DSLR



Male Lapland Bunting, Breivik, Øygarden

"Lap bunting" are a regular visitor to Øygarden and a regular in both spring and autumn - though autumn records dominate.

Male Lapland Bunting, Breivik, Øygarden



Lapland Bunting
Lapland Longspur resting on a vessel on the Shtokman Field, Barent's Sea, October 2010
Note that this picture was taken using a superzoom camera not a DLSR



Lapland Longspur
Winter plumaged bird, Hernar, Øygarden, 30 September 2008
(SLR & 400mm lens hand held - compare to digiscoped images below)


Lapland Longspur Lapland Longspur

Summer plumaged pictures digiscoped on the Hardangervidda,  24 June 2004









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