Sprawk

For the Twitchers amongst us
Post Reply
User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Thu Apr 30 2020 15:31

Luckily he hung around long enough for me to go and grab the camera. Shot through double glazing and cropped.

Image

Image

User avatar
alan behenna
Barbel
Barbel
Posts: 2714
Joined: Mon Sep 14 2015 15:45
Location: Where Sheep are Nervous.

Re: Sprawk

Post by alan behenna » Thu Apr 30 2020 16:32

Nice.

:thumbs:

Ain't noticed "mine" for weeks.

The Goldfinch are still feeding though, so he can't be far away.

:grin:

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Thu Apr 30 2020 16:38

I hadn't seen one for ages either. Maybe on the hunt to feed young now.

User avatar
John Milford
Zander
Zander
Posts: 5913
Joined: Sun Aug 28 2011 05:00
Location: Cloud Cuckoo Land

Re: Sprawk

Post by John Milford » Thu Apr 30 2020 17:59

Very impressed (how clean your windows are!). :clown:
"He's some sort of lure savant. Or just has an unhealthy addiction to old lures. We are not quite sure . . . . . "

Danoutdoors
Perch
Perch
Posts: 716
Joined: Sat Mar 26 2016 09:40

Re: Sprawk

Post by Danoutdoors » Thu Apr 30 2020 18:41

Mint 👍

benelli
Gudgeon
Gudgeon
Posts: 59
Joined: Fri Oct 11 2019 21:02

Re: Sprawk

Post by benelli » Thu Apr 30 2020 19:02

Cracking photos

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Thu Apr 30 2020 19:04

Ta. Turned out better than I thought they would.

Must be the clean windows...

User avatar
Tiercel
Chub
Chub
Posts: 1763
Joined: Thu Oct 04 2012 05:00
Location: Cambridgeshire Fens

Re: Sprawk

Post by Tiercel » Thu Apr 30 2020 19:33

Gotta love a Musket, nice shots Dave :thumbs:
Dale

User avatar
Kev Berry
Pike
Pike
Posts: 21216
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: Robin Hood country

Re: Sprawk

Post by Kev Berry » Thu Apr 30 2020 22:16

Next doors lawn looks nice :clown:

Cracking pic :thumbs:

User avatar
dave-newman
Perch
Perch
Posts: 890
Joined: Wed May 29 2013 05:00
Location: East Side....

Re: Sprawk

Post by dave-newman » Fri May 01 2020 07:30

EPIC....

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Fri May 01 2020 08:20

Kev Berry wrote:
Next doors lawn looks nice :clown:

Cracking pic :thumbs:
That 'lawn' is actually a field. :grin:

User avatar
Crackoff
Zander
Zander
Posts: 7745
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: Lancs

Re: Sprawk

Post by Crackoff » Fri May 01 2020 08:35

Nice one Mr :lumby:

Grant :thumbs:
Grant Everson

What people say there going todo and what they actually do is two completely different things :wink:

I know a lot about a bit of stuff and a bit about a lot of stuff :wink:

I upset some guys because I tell it as it is :wink:

User avatar
Mike J
Zander
Zander
Posts: 5652
Joined: Wed Nov 09 2016 09:26
Location: Wessex

Re: Sprawk

Post by Mike J » Fri May 01 2020 11:02

Ace :thumbs:

Thanks for sharing.
'No Man Ever Fishes The Same River Twice, .... For It Is Not The Same River, .... And He Is Not The Same Man' Heraclitus of Ephesus

Will Smith
Chub
Chub
Posts: 2384
Joined: Sun Aug 28 2011 05:00
Location: Snods Edge, Northumberland

Re: Sprawk

Post by Will Smith » Fri May 01 2020 22:13

Love Sparrow Hawkes, there are quite a few where I live Dave.

Will.

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Fri May 01 2020 22:17

Cheers chaps.

Mattjb
Chub
Chub
Posts: 1150
Joined: Tue Jan 31 2012 06:00

Re: Sprawk

Post by Mattjb » Fri May 01 2020 22:47

Nice photo,love the colours especially the mad looking eyes!

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Fri May 01 2020 23:00

Those eyes are intense.

juttle
Jack Pike
Jack Pike
Posts: 477
Joined: Sun Feb 19 2012 06:00

Re: Sprawk

Post by juttle » Sat May 02 2020 06:07

Wow, just wow!
Bob

keeponchucking
Gudgeon
Gudgeon
Posts: 88
Joined: Mon Apr 01 2019 11:54
Location: Ireland

Re: Sprawk

Post by keeponchucking » Sat May 02 2020 13:57

Great picture. Almost posing for you.

User avatar
Freako
Chub
Chub
Posts: 1481
Joined: Thu Sep 29 2011 05:00
Location: Foxes Country

Re: Sprawk

Post by Freako » Sun May 03 2020 22:00

Brilliant that Dave, love it mate.
Mick.

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Sun May 03 2020 22:09

Freako wrote:
Brilliant that Dave, love it mate.
Cheers Mick, and everyone. :smile:

Jeffire
Jack Pike
Jack Pike
Posts: 383
Joined: Fri Feb 09 2018 15:15
Location: S.W.Scotland

Re: Sprawk

Post by Jeffire » Mon May 04 2020 15:37

IMG-20200504-WA0001.jpg
One from this morning .
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Mon May 04 2020 16:13

Jeffire wrote:
IMG-20200504-WA0001.jpg
One from this morning .
:thumbs:

Jeffire
Jack Pike
Jack Pike
Posts: 383
Joined: Fri Feb 09 2018 15:15
Location: S.W.Scotland

Re: Sprawk

Post by Jeffire » Mon May 04 2020 19:32

Not as good a photo as yours Dave ,they are wonderful

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Mon May 04 2020 19:52

Great just to watch them. :smile:

john hufton
Gudgeon
Gudgeon
Posts: 61
Joined: Sun Dec 04 2011 06:00

Re: Sprawk

Post by john hufton » Sat May 23 2020 18:13

Beautiful! Quite a few in my area of London, or maybe it’s the same one I keep seeing

User avatar
davelumb
Forum Sponsor
Forum Sponsor
Posts: 26254
Joined: Sat Aug 27 2011 05:00
Location: On some faraway beach
Contact:

Re: Sprawk

Post by davelumb » Sat May 23 2020 19:51

john hufton wrote:
Beautiful! Quite a few in my area of London, or maybe it’s the same one I keep seeing
Could be a few if there's enough prey. :thumbs:

john hufton
Gudgeon
Gudgeon
Posts: 61
Joined: Sun Dec 04 2011 06:00

Re: Sprawk

Post by john hufton » Sat May 23 2020 23:47

I’ve never seen a male. Always females and there’s plenty of pigeons!

Post Reply