Blackcap

The Blackcap is not present in large numbers but it can be seen throughout most of the country in woodlands and gardens. As its name suggests, it does have a distinctive black cap, but only on the male birds. The femal has a brown cap!

Best Sites

Most woodland areas throughout the country.

Blackcap: Canon 7D MKll , 70 - 400 MM Lens, 1.4X Extender, 1/800th SEC, F8, ISO 640

Blackcap, Swords, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll , 70 - 400 MM Lens, 1.4X Extender, 1/500th SEC, F8, ISO 500