Not the Siskin shot I was after, but it was still good to be close up.

The light was great this afternoon, so I put up my popup hide close to one of the feeding areas I have in the garden in the hope that the pair of Siskins would visit. I saw them this morning at another feeding area I have.

The male did turn up, but very briefly and he flew straight to the Nyger Seed Feeder rather than going via one of the many perches I have setup.

I don’t normally take photos of birds on a feeder, but couldn’t resit this one.

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Siskin on the Nyger Seed Feeder - D810, AF-S 300mm f/2.8 @ 300mm, f/8, ISO500, 1/500sec - {Flickr Link}

I also took a couple of snaps of some other visitors.

Goldfinch - D810, AF-S 300mm f/2.8 @ 300mm, f/8, ISO320, 1/500sec - {Flickr Link}
Robin - D810, AF-S 300mm f/2.8 @ 300mm, f/8, ISO1100, 1/400sec - {Flickr Link}
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