I must have once fed some Carrion Crows on my regular walks along Swansea seafront; and now, whenever I walk a particular stretch of the coast path, several crows fly up to me as soon as I appear, clearly hoping for more food, and obviously able to distinguish me from other passers-by (mind you, a face like mine, once seen, is not easily forgotten!).
Today, I took advantage of the crows' familiarity by taking a few shots with my 'big gun':
Nictitating membrane down on this one's eye:
Inspecting me closely as I lay on the ground to steady my lens and get a low, intimate shooting angle:
Maybe not the most 'glamorous' birds, but I like them!