Last weekend I walked through Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, and the light for once was lovely. While there I had a go at photographing some common gulls. and a HErring gull I tried a herring gull in-flight close up and captured one landing too. Thanks to Marianne Taylor for the gull IDs! Related posts:…Details
Here a few shots of a red squirrel that turned up at Loch Garten.
Back in September a medium sized diving beetle was pulled out of one of the Wat Tyler ponds. I recognised it straight away as Hydaticus seminiger, as I’d seen it in books and it was a scarce species. This was the first recorded in South Essex Marshes area (though it has been recorded at Rainham…Details
A couple of years ago I visited Gilfach Farm, where it was possible to photograph nuthatches on the stone wall there, rather than the normal tree branches and trunks. Related posts: Balkan Wall Lizard Podarcis tauricus Broad Haven – Jackdaw, rook and rock pipit Palapares and Eurolean antlions, ringed plovers and balkan wall lizard Grizzled…Details
While in the New Forest with some friends recently, I was shown some devils fingers (Clathrus archeri) fungi. Also known as the octopus stinkhorn, is not a native species to the UK or Europe (where it is also found), but originates from Australia and New Zealand. It was first found in Cornwall in 1946, and…Details
I recently returned from my honeymoon, and managed a few photos of the wildlife in Tenerife, so expect some of that soon. But for now here are a few fox photos taken in recent months. Related posts: How to find where your images are being used online Fox attack stories and the numbers BWPA 2014…Details
Last Saturday I headed down to the New Forest to finally meet up with Naomi Ewald from FHT to look at some ponds with species that required her Schedule 5 license. I say finally because our previous attempts to meet had been thwarted by everything from flooding and thunderstorms to non functioning alarms, but this…Details
Im pleased to announce my photos are are now for sale through RSPB Images You can follow this link to see my photos, like this one of a screech beetle Related posts: Screech or squeek beetle Hygrobia hermanni on white background Opossum shrimp and screech beetle How to find where your images are being used…Details