The Nothing Book
I made this rocking chair for my daughter, Brianna, and our new granddaughter, Beth. The chair is wide enough for the two of them to sit together as they read a book together. I also made the chair lower than normal so that my daughter's legs won't dangle as she rocks in the chair.
While waiting yesterday to see if I could trial the 400mm on an incoming harrier, I was entertained by some wee silvereyes who looked stunning in the frosty morning light.
New Zealand bellbird
Anthornis melanura Photo by Richard Thomas (The Guardian) Common name: New Zealand bellbird (en); melifago-maori (pt); méliphage carillonneur (fr); mielero maorí (es); Maori-glockenhonigfresser (de) Taxonomy: Order Passeriformes Family Meliphagidae Range: This species is endemic to New Zealand, being found throughout the main islands of the country with the exception of the extreme north of the North Island, and also in several offshore islands and the Auckland Islands. Size: New Zealand…