Category Archives: Silvereye

Silvereyes at a mossy puddle

This photograph is more of a study in colour than a picture of a bird. I’d forgotten that I’d played with my camera settings on my previous outing. The result is rather Constable-esque.

Two tiny little Silvereyes at a mossy puddle:

Silvereyes at a mossy puddle

A zoomed-in view, to make it easier to spot the birds:


Common name: Silvereye

Scientific name: Zosterops lateralis

Approximate length: 11 cm

Date spotted: 30 July 2016

Season: Winter

Location: Manly Dam Reserve, New South Wales, Australia

Latitude/longitude: 33°47’02.0″S 151°15’18.5″E