Cusco, Peru

the altitude of over 11,000 feet could be a crippler

Miraflores, Lima

West Peruvian doves pulled me out of bed and became my first lifer of the trip

Southern Grey Shrike, Tenerife

The shrike I saw at El Fraile in the Canary Islands was not great grey

Chaffinch, New Cut

A year of working my new patch in Bristol has only just unearthed this common species

Ravens, Clifton Down

Right next to the Avon Gorge, my standard walk round the Downs should have produced ravens by now