Ok, I’ve seen a few of these before on the Shetlands, but it was still absolutely awesome… hopping around, unconcernedly, no more than about 8 or 10 feet away. Beautiful little bird, mega rarity, huge distance from its home, and not far from ours. Excellent!
Here’s my selection of the many, many photos taken on the beach today. As usual, click any to view a larger (1280px) image.