An otter

The other post was removed because Martin Bowler claimed I said there were people hand feeding otters, when I didn’t. I did not see anyone doing this, but sadly he doesn’e seem to care about facts so I’ve had to replace the post with this message. So why ask the question of why I changed…

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Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

More photos from Elmley Marshes: there were a number of lapwings by the road and I got some nice shots of them. I got one as it stretched its wings. And some different shots too. Related posts: Merlin Falco Columbarius Turnstone feeding on mussel and stretching Misty Morning at Elmely Marshes Black tailed godwit at…

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Kestrel eating worm

A few more from that great day On Sheppey, this time of a kestrel that flew along side my car before landing in front of me to eat a worm. Related posts: Little owl, snow bunting and red legged partridge Desert grey shrike eating a gecko Merlin Falco Columbarius Migrant Hawker in flight and slow…

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Merlin Falco Columbarius

Last Monday I was driving down the entrance road of Elmley Marshes nature reserve.  In the past I have taken some of my best wader shots along this road, but recently I’ve not had much luck there.  That morning it was foggy when I arrived, with the sun starting to peak through, but I had…

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Mata Mata Turtle, Short Snouted Seahorse and Dogfish

As I have mentioned previously, last weekend I gave a couple of talks on sea creatures and how I’ve photographed them at Portsmouth Blue Reef Aquarium. For those who haven’t been, I would recommend it. It is not a large aquarium, but it does have some interesting stuff I haven’t seen elsewhere. One of these…

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