Friday, 22 December 2017

Black Woodpecker pair

Black Woodpecker Dryocopos martius, male and female. The birds are changing over at the nesting cavity. Photo taken by Yann Cambon on the 13th ‎April ‎2015, in Dordogne, France.

Friday, 29 September 2017

Eurasian Wryneck

Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla, Le Teich, Gironde, France, Sept 6th, 2017. A wonderful photo taken by Yann Cambon. Merci!

Saturday, 2 September 2017

Green Woodpecker toy

Green Woodpecker (Picus viridis) toy. Probably gets the kids interested!

Monday, 7 August 2017

WOODPECKER - THE BIRD IN LEGEND AND MYTH

One for your diary perhaps, if you are in the UK this summer. An illustrated talk WOODPECKER - THE BIRD IN LEGEND AND MYTH at 11am on Sunday August 20th at the British Bird Fair.
http://birdfair.org.uk/events/gerard-gorman-woodpecker-the-bird-in-legend-and-myth/

Saturday, 13 May 2017

Wryneck

The Wryneck Jynx torquilla is an atypical woodpecker. This one was singing in the open in Hungary a few days ago (Gerard Gorman).

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Syrian Woodpecker adult male

Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus, adult male. A recent image from eastern Hungary. Gerard Gorman. 

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

White-backed Woodpecker preening

White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos, nominate race leucotos. Adult female, preening. Bükk Hills, Hungary, 2014.