I had the opportunity recently to film Black Kites looking for prey in one of the local paddocks which had recently been burned. I managed to get some reasonable flight shots, showing this bird at its best. You can view the short video within the Video Footage page (see link at top of this page).
During a recent trip up the Strezlecki Track I experienced some beautiful moments filming Letter Winged Kites, Black Breasted Buzzards and Wedge Tailed Eagles. I have posted a short video within the Video Footage page (see link above), which shows just a few of these special moments.
During one of those long filming periods where nothing is happening, it was an absolute pleasure to film this little beauty – which turned up behind me. Check out the “Hovering Ghost” in the Video Footage page.
I went for a drive north of Bendigo today – hoping to capture some footage of Black Kites. A good friend told me they were in reasonable numbers around the Serpentine area, feeding on dead lambs (those that didn’t survive birth). I was just amazed by the numbers (there must have been close to 500 … More It’s Lambing Season…
Great to see the Square Tailed Kite seems to be doing well in the Bendigo region – with a number of pairs located this year. A very placid bird – with this bird allowing me to steadily move my tripod and gear to just below the branch it was perched on. You can watch a … More Square Tailed Kite – what a placid bird!