Black-throated Diver, Oxon

Black-throated Diver, Oxon

Lucky in that one of my medium-term projects is located nearby, I called in to Farmoor Reservoir before this evening's…

Cuba - 18-31 March 2015

Cuba - 18-31 March 2015

Our first morning dawned pleasantly warm and sunny in San Diego de los Banos, with Yellow-faced Grassquits on the…

Cuba - 05-17 March 2015

Cuba - 05-17 March 2015

After arriving in Cuba the previous evening we awoke to a pleasantly warm and sunny morning in San Diego de los…

Sri Lanka - January 2015

Sri Lanka - January 2015

Superb day in Bundala National Park with over 120 species seen today. One of my favourites today was the gorgeous…

Cuba - March 2014

Cuba - March 2014

I've just returned from leading a very succesful Sunbird tour of Cuba and with so many highlights it is difficult…

SE Brazil: Sep 2013

SE Brazil: Sep 2013

We arrived in Brazil to find that spring was well under way and birds were singing all around us. The daily early…

Belarus - April/May 2014

Belarus - April/May 2014

We came into land at the very compact, shiny and neat Minsk Airport set out in the open countryside. On our approach…

Texas - April 2014

Texas - April 2014

As our plane circled above Houston mid-afternoon, unable to land due to heavy rain and thunderstorms, I was day-dreaming…

Stuart Elsom is a Professional Ecologist

Based in Cambridgeshire, England. An experienced tour leader and ornithologist with over 35 years of field experience from studying birds in the UK and many countries across 6 continents. An established wildlife photographer with a Royal Photographic Society Distinction and over 500 images published to date. He delivers a varied programme of bird identification workshops and lectures for conservation organisations and local groups.