Southend Ornithological Group Photo Gallery

This is a photo gallery for bird images, mostly taken in SOG.

Recent Pictures

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Scarce Emerald Damselfly at Wallasea Island (RSPB) (Jeff Delve) (50261 bytes)

Scarce Emerald Damselfly at Wallasea Island (RSPB).
Field ditch, 12/07/2019
(© Jeff Delve, Nikon D500, 200-500)

Scarce Emerald Damselfly at Wallasea Island (RSPB) (Jeff Delve) (36397 bytes)

Scarce Emerald Damselfly at Wallasea Island (RSPB).
In old farm ditch, 12/07/2019
(© Jeff Delve, Nikon D500, 200-500)

Emperor Dragonfly at Wallasea Island (RSPB) (Jeff Delve) (39625 bytes)

Emperor Dragonfly at Wallasea Island (RSPB).
Munching on Essex Skipper, 12/07/2019
(© Jeff Delve, Nikon D500, 200-500)

Black-tailed Skimmer at Wallasea Island (RSPB) (Jeff Delve) (115558 bytes)

Black-tailed Skimmer at Wallasea Island (RSPB).
Male, 12/07/2019
(© Jeff Delve, Nikon D500, 200-500)

Black-tailed Skimmer at Wallasea Island (RSPB) (Jeff Delve) (118349 bytes)

Black-tailed Skimmer at Wallasea Island (RSPB).
Female, 12/07/2019
(© Jeff Delve, Nikon D500, 200-500)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (58537 bytes)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Black-necked Grebe and Chick, 09/07/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Emperor Dragonfly at Vange Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (34786 bytes)

Emperor Dragonfly at Vange Marsh (RSPB).
Emoeror, 04/07/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

White Admiral at Belfairs Woods (Graham Oakes) (73710 bytes)

White Admiral at Belfairs Woods.
White Admiral, 04/07/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

White Admiral at Belfairs Woods (Graham Oakes) (45706 bytes)

White Admiral at Belfairs Woods.
White Admiral, 04/07/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Purple Emperor at Belfairs Woods (Vince Kinsler) (79525 bytes)

Purple Emperor at Belfairs Woods.
male Purple Emperor-Belfairs 04/07/19, 04/07/2019
(© Vince Kinsler, )

Silver-washed Fritillary at Belfairs Woods (Graham Oakes) (62958 bytes)

Silver-washed Fritillary at Belfairs Woods.
Silver-washed Fitillary, 04/07/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Southern Migrant Hawker at Canvey Way (Graham Oakes) (84284 bytes)

Southern Migrant Hawker at Canvey Way.
Southern Migrant Hawker, 01/07/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (66623 bytes)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Black-necked Grebe, 30/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (71816 bytes)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Black-necked Grebe, 30/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (73798 bytes)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Black-necked Grebe, 30/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, )

Stone Curlew at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (96977 bytes)

Stone Curlew at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Stone Curlew, 24/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Stone Curlew at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (111090 bytes)

Stone Curlew at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Stone Curlew, 24/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

White-letter Hairstreak at Benfleet Downs (Steve Arlow) (33682 bytes)

White-letter Hairstreak Benfleet Downs 23/06/2019, 23/06/2019
(© Steve Arlow, Canon 1D MKIII 70-300mm F4)

Marbled White at Benfleet Downs (Steve Arlow) (121555 bytes)

Marbled White Benfleet Downs 23/06/2019, 23/06/2019
(© Steve Arlow, Canon 1D MKIII 70-300mm F4)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (69054 bytes)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Black-necked Grebe, 20/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) (Graham Oakes) (73306 bytes)

Black-necked Grebe at Bowers Marsh (RSPB).
Black-necked Grebe, 20/06/2019
(© Graham Oakes, Nikon 200-500mm)

Full Index of Pictures (click links)

TaxonNumber of Photos
Red-throated Diver7
Black-throated Diver9
Great Northern Diver20
Little Grebe2
Great Crested Grebe5
Red-necked Grebe15
Slavonian Grebe12
Black-necked Grebe30
Fulmar1
Sooty Shearwater1
Gannet4
Shag27
Bittern6
Night Heron7
Cattle Egret27
Little Egret27
Great White Egret25
Grey Heron3
Purple Heron9
Glossy Ibis26
Spoonbill21
Black Swan11
Bewick's Swan15
Whooper Swan15
Tundra Bean Goose1
Pink-footed Goose2
White-fronted Goose16
Lesser White-fronted Goose2
Greylag Goose2
Snow Goose1
Canada Goose2
Barnacle Goose17
Dark-bellied Brent Goose6
Pale-bellied Brent Goose21
Black Brant35
Red-breasted Goose5
Egyptian Goose15
Ruddy Shelduck1
Cape Shelduck1
Shelduck2
Mandarin Duck17
Anas sp.8
Wigeon3
Chiloe Wigeon2
Teal2
Pintail4
White-cheeked Pintail3
Garganey32
Shoveler2
Muscovy Duck1
Red-crested Pochard15
Aythya sp.12
Pochard1
Ring-necked Duck13
Tufted Duck2
Scaup15
Eider5
Long-tailed Duck15
Common Scoter1
Velvet Scoter8
Goldeneye3
Smew4
Red-breasted Merganser2
Goosander12
Honey Buzzard3
Red Kite17
Marsh Harrier20
Hen Harrier48
Montagu's Harrier2
Sparrowhawk27
Buzzard45
Rough-legged Buzzard22
Osprey17
Kestrel14
Red-footed Falcon30
Merlin15
Hobby16
Peregrine Falcon31
Red-legged Partridge5
Grey Partridge3
Pheasant1
Water Rail3
Crane11
Oystercatcher1
Black-winged Stilt7
Avocet2
Stone Curlew16
Cream-coloured Courser3
Little Ringed Plover12
Ringed Plover2
Kentish Plover1
Dotterel23
Golden Plover5
Grey Plover1
Lapwing4
Knot7
Sanderling11
Little Stint11
Temminck's Stint4
White-rumped Sandpiper4
Pectoral Sandpiper13
Curlew Sandpiper15
Purple Sandpiper42
Dunlin2
Ruff4
Jack Snipe6
Snipe6
Woodcock5
Black-tailed Godwit19
Whimbrel17
Curlew3
Spotted Redshank11
Redshank2
Marsh Sandpiper8
Greenshank8
Lesser Yellowlegs6
Green Sandpiper6
Wood Sandpiper13
Common Sandpiper5
Wilson's Phalarope3
Red-necked Phalarope2
Grey Phalarope6
Larus sp.24
Mediterranean Gull103
Little Gull25
Black-headed Gull4
Ring-billed Gull71
Common Gull3
Herring Gull14
Yellow-legged Gull42
Caspian Gull185
Slaty-backed Gull1
Iceland Gull22
Glaucous Gull47
Great Black-backed Gull6
Kittiwake22
Sandwich Tern5
Common Tern12
Black Tern10
Guillemot20
Razorbill1
Little Auk2
Stock Dove1
Wood Pigeon1
Turtle Dove17
Budgerigar1
Grey Parrot1
Ring-necked Parakeet6
Cuckoo23
Barn Owl20
Little Owl19
Short-eared Owl43
Swift3
Kingfisher9
Hoopoe3
Wryneck11
Green Woodpecker13
Great Spotted Woodpecker10
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker13
Skylark1
Shore Lark12
Sand Martin1
Swallow6
Red-rumped Swallow6
Olive-backed Pipit1
Meadow Pipit6
Rock Pipit10
Water Pipit5
flava wagtail1
Yellow Wagtail22
Grey Wagtail7
White Wagtail7
Waxwing53
Wren1
Nightingale5
Bluethroat2
Black Redstart16
Redstart18
Whinchat29
Stonechat24
Wheatear57
Ring Ouzel20
Blackbird5
Fieldfare10
Song Thrush2
Redwing3
Mistle Thrush2
Cetti's Warbler1
Grasshopper Warbler25
Savi's Warbler1
Sedge Warbler8
Reed Warbler8
Blackcap11
Garden Warbler6
Barred Warbler7
Lesser Whitethroat9
Whitethroat12
Dartford Warbler10
Yellow-browed Warbler3
Chiffchaff15
Siberian Chiffchaff1
Willow Warbler4
Goldcrest12
Firecrest16
Spotted Flycatcher24
Pied Flycatcher14
Bearded Tit34
Long-tailed Tit4
Marsh Tit12
Coal Tit9
Nuthatch21
Treecreeper14
Penduline Tit14
Red-backed Shrike16
Great Grey Shrike6
Woodchat Shrike4
Jay3
Starling1
Rose-coloured Starling11
House Sparrow1
Tree Sparrow7
Brambling15
Serin30
Goldfinch1
Siskin5
Linnet2
Twite18
Lesser Redpoll9
Mealy Redpoll11
Parrot Crossbill9
Bullfinch4
Hawfinch39
Snow Bunting36
Yellowhammer7
Reed Bunting6
Corn Bunting14
Smooth Newt3
Common Frog1
Marsh Frog4
Common Lizard8
Slow-worm7
Grass Snake8
Adder11
Western Hedgehog1
Common Pipistrelle1
Red Fox9
Weasel6
Common Seal29
Grey Seal6
Bottlenose Dolphin6
Harbour Porpoise2
Minke Whale2
Bank Vole1
Northern Water Vole2
Brown Rat3
House Mouse1
Banded Demoiselle15
Emerald Damselfly11
Scarce Emerald Damselfly28
Southern Emerald Damselfly8
Willow Emerald Damselfly9
Large Red Damselfly15
Red-eyed Damselfly3
Small Red-eyed Damselfly8
Azure Damselfly17
Common Blue Damselfly4
Blue-tailed Damselfly12
Migrant Hawker19
Southern Hawker9
Brown Hawker2
Southern Migrant Hawker49
Emperor Dragonfly16
Hairy Dragonfly8
Four-spotted Chaser9
Broad-bodied Chaser12
Black-tailed Skimmer12
Common Darter7
Red-veined Darter3
Ruddy Darter16
insects1
Butterflies and Moths51
Small Skipper6
Essex Skipper9
Large Skipper14
Clouded Yellow9
Brimstone7
Large White3
Small White3
Green-veined White18
Orange-tip11
Green Hairstreak22
Purple Hairstreak12
White-letter Hairstreak25
Small Copper13
Brown Argus17
Common Blue23
Holly Blue10
White Admiral32
Purple Emperor1
Red Admiral14
Painted Lady12
Small Tortoiseshell7
Peacock Butterfly10
Comma18
Silver-washed Fritillary20
Heath Fritillary6
Speckled Wood12
Wall22
Marbled White27
Gatekeeper11
Meadow Brown9
Ringlet7
Small Heath11
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