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Robin on a Feeder

008-365v4 More Garden Bird Action

It’s cold, the days are short, I’m working from howm and we are in lockdown…so yeah, taking shots of the birds through the kitchen window works well at the moment. I did have a 3 mile walk first thing , but I was home before sunrise and it was heavily

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The Much Maligned Flying Rat

007-365v4 The Much Maligned Flying Rat

We have a lot of birds visit our garden these days and I periodically photograph them, but very rarely do I photograph the pigeons that come along, so I did that today. The Gas man came round to fix the boiler and was very dismissive of the “Flying Rats” as

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006-365v4 Steaming

If you have glasses, you’ll know the problem! I love the 6 x 17 crop on any photograph and I think it works well here…although it would have been nice to have a bank building behind me 😉

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Blue Tit on a log at Lackford Lakes

Birds at Lackford Lakes

Stepping back to April 2019 we visited Lackford Lakes in Suffolk (not far from Bury St Edmonds). Run by the Suffolk Wildlife Trust they have a number of bird hides with one particularly good for sightings of Kingfishers…because of this you can never get in 😉 Who needs Kingfishers anyway,

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Maple Leaf Magic

005-365v4 Maple Magic

Today’s word of inspiration was magic. I’ve wanted to do one of those levitation shots a go, but there’s quite a bit of photoshop trickery involved in that (let alone having to do a selfie and all that faff) and it would take longer than the time I have tonight

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Mark Seton

Mark Seton

I'm an amateur photographer who enjoys music. I'm currently the Digital Secretary of the Bishops Stortford Camera club (and am a past Chairman) and I hold both LRPS and CPAGB distinctions.