Birds of Folly Farm

I’m glad we weren’t planning on going to the zoo today! Going last weekend was a good choice. This week we have strong winds and rain, with an amber weather warning, so staying indoors is the best idea. Despite staying indoors I can I still share some of my pictures from last week and rememberContinue reading “Birds of Folly Farm”

Chasing Herons

I visited Cors Caron  again with my daughter the weekend before last, and I spent much of our walk attempting to photograph a heron. I would try and get close enough for a good shot, and it would fly off, only to reappear elsewhere, so I would start my approach again. Here’s the story ofContinue reading “Chasing Herons”

Pure Joy

Apart from my garden and the village pond, I think the place I most find my joy is at Cors Caron Nature Reserve. It’s so peaceful and beautiful and full of life. There’s a feeling of pure joy just to stroll slowly in the quiet, watching insects and birds, and even lizards.

Where’s the focus?

Abstract is not really my style but the weekly photo challenge this week challenged me to think about it. Usually focus is very important to me – making sure that I’m crisply focused on the appropriate thing. Going for a more abstract look made me think about focusing differently. For example in this shot IContinue reading “Where’s the focus?”

Robin Serenade

Sorry for the lack of photos lately. Haven’t had much chance to get out – lack of time, and not very nice weather. Anyway, I’m now spending a few days at my Parents’ house before heading back home for Christmas with Bruce. I had a little potter round the garden here and spotted this lovelyContinue reading “Robin Serenade”