as did this Black-headed gull 'walking' on the waves.I also caught a passing turnstone the other day on the local beach in some better light.
This landing drake mallard in eclipse plummage also caught my eye.
I have recently been doing a few bird in flight shots (BIFS) and decided to try and get some swallow and house martin shots before they depart south. Very difficult to photograph and lock focus on, especially hand panning the weight of a 500mm lens. Here are a couple that survived the waste bin which overflowed with near misses due to the relatively low light.and a swallow