Photographing at Pye Flatts Meadow

Photographing at Pye Flatts Meadow

What camera, which lens?    I’m not sure if I’ve used every lens I possess when photographing nature, but I’ve used most of them.   It also depends on what camera I have with me at the time, so  when on holiday in Umbria I spotted a White Admiral and a yellow variety...
Brodsworth Gardens 18th August

Brodsworth Gardens 18th August

There are times when things come together in our lives and set us off in a new direction and August provided both the stimulus and the opportunity to try a different approach to my flower photography. Something that I’d been inspired to do by photographs that were...
Nature Diary July 2018

Nature Diary July 2018

June and July have brought us sun and heat with almost no rain.  The grasses and plants are dying around us but the butterflies have been incredible this year.  On my Friday walk to the top of Millmoor there were hundreds of white butterflies on the wing, mainly small...
Millmoor Woodland in April

Millmoor Woodland in April

The woodland strip at the top of our hill must have a fascinating history and I’ve long considered creating a photo project that shows the woodland through the seasons.  I have taken photos here in mist before, but in October and certainly not in April. This...