Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Black Grouse or is it?

Taken by Geraldine Davey using her D200 with 70-300mm/4-5.6 VR lens, Sophie made a noise to disturb him from his meal and he obligingly flapped his wings.


TawnyOwl said...

As it seems no-one else has told you what it actually is, I will. It is a male Common Phaesant, of a breed which is unusually black.

mark said...

Thanks TawnyOwl