Common Kestrel

Waiting for Kes

Yesterday was perhaps one of the few gloriously sunny days we are going to get in the UK this year and I spent 11 hours of the day in a small wooden hide waiting for Kes! I had booked the hide through Nature Photography Hides, a very friendly group of people who have set up…

Puffins Face to Face

Last week I joined my friend and professional photographer Danny Green along with Shelley, Fred, Ian, Nigel, Bob, John and Pete on the island of Skomer off the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales. We were there to photograph the Puffin, a comically charming and most definitely my favourite bird. Here are a few images. Share on…

Peak District Winter Walk – In April!

I have been wanting to get out into the Derbyshire Peak District and the Easter holiday break provided the window of opportunity. The recent heavy snowfall and cold weather also provided some interesting winter scenes, very unusual for the beginning of April. Easter Sunday morning we were up at 5am and on the road to…

An Indian Adventure Part 3 – Kerala

The last part of this Indian Adventure was to head south to Kerala for a few days at the wonderful and luxurious Neeleshwar Hermitage in northern Kerala on the Arabian Sea coast. This luxurious resort is the perfect place to relax and escape from everyday business. Fantastic staff, unbelievable service, fabulous facilities, gorgeous palm fringed…