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James Tyrrell


James had hardly touched a camera when he came to Londolozi, but his writing skills that complemented his Honours degree in Zoology meant that he was quickly snapped up by the Londolozi blog team. An environment rich in photographers helped him develop the ...

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on Bird Analysis: A Retraction of Identification

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Marinda Drake
Master Tracker

I just went back in the archives to the original blog to see what I thought the bird was. I was of course completely wrong but I see Kim said it was a village indigo bird. She was at least closer.

Gawie Jordaan
Master Tracker

One of the reasons I love birding! Very unpredictable & can bowl one out! Maybe a good option is to have more than one bird book for comparison purposes.

Ann Richardson Berg
Digital Tracker

Hello James,
It sounds like it is very difficult to identify certain species! ? I’m impressed! I think you have done a very good job! My plan is to buy a much bigger and better birdbook because I love your bird challenge then maybe one could have a chance to get it right! ? Even if one don’t get it right it is a beautiful way of learning more about birds!

Callum Evans
Guest contributor

Don’t worry, I love reading posts like this!

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