Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)

A Tail of Two Foxes

In November I travelled with Natures Images to the small town of Churchill, situated on the western shore of Hudson Bay in Manitoba, Canada. Churchill is famous for the many polar bears that move toward the shore in the autumn, giving the town its nickname of “Polar Bear Capital of the World.” Many bears congregate…

Red Deer stag (Cervus elaphasus)

Red Deer Rut

Red Deer are Britains largest land mammal and live in separate sex herds for most of the year. The breeding season, or rut, occurs from the end of September to November. Stags return to the females (hind’s) home range and compete for access to hinds by engaging in elaborate displays of dominance including roaring, parallel…

Grizzly cubs playing

Grizzly Adventure

I have recently returned from a great trip to Alaska and Lake Clark National Park, travelling with the group from Natures Images. I also stayed on for two extra days once the group had left. The weather was something of a challenge as for most of the time it was grey, overcast and rain, sometimes…

View to Ladybower Reservoir and the Kinder Plateau from Derwent Edge at sunset

Derbyshire Landscapes

Over the last week I have been out into the Derbyshire Peak District to try and capture a few landscapes while the heather on the high gritstone moors is in bloom. First location was Derwent Edge above Ladybower Reservoir and the lovely weathered gritstone outcrop known as The Salt Cellar. It requires a bit of…

Monty

Home Patch

I have been out and about with my camera over the last few months, no where exotic but have been discovering some local wildlife and flora. We sometimes forget that there are some great images waiting to be taken near to home. Here are a few images to show what I have been doing. In…