Animal photography

Here you will find all my blog posts that talk about animal photography. In my travels I enjoy photographing birds, insects, and a variety of mammals. I share these discoveries and where I find them. I also share some tips and tricks for photographing them for yourself.

This category has several subsections, so if you are mainly interested in reading about my bird blogs you can jump straight to that section!

Rat image gets bronze award

Lurking vermin captured in surprisingly vulnerable photograph snaps up award

While out and about on one of  my photo walks last month I chanced across a family of brown rats....

Guide to photographing Spring

How to identify wildlife with the best seasonal nature tips (+ Free Spring Nature Photography ebook)

I love nature and wildlife. I also love photographing the flora and fauna I discover on my photo walks.  It...

Photographing birds at Widewater Lagoon - the Little Egret

5 Places to Photograph Birds

Following on from my post last week I thought I would share some of my favourite places to photograph birds....

Spring photography opportunities - baby birds

4 Things to see this Spring – A guide to Spring Photography

Spring may not officially have started, but I am so ready for it! This is probably my favourite season with...

Bird Photography - Chaffinch bird sitting on a branch

RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch

Counting our feathered friends and bird photography Each year the RSPB carry out a nation wide survey to monitor the...

Capturing Great Photographs on a Crisp Autumn Day.

Capturing Great Photographs on a Crisp Autumn Day.

We are well and truly into the Autumn Season now, which can only mean one thing for a photographer –...

Close up of an azure damselfly resting on a leaf.

Summer Damselflies snap up Bronze awards.

In August I entered into the Guild Image of the Month Photo competition. This week I found out that 2...

Two bronze awards for my bee photographs from the Guild of Photographers.

I am really thrilled this month to announce that two of my images have again been awarded  bronze awards from...

Close up of a gosling bird looking towards the camera, illustrated as an example tablet case.

Spring photo opportunities

I really love this time of year. The flowers are emerging, cute baby animals are being born and on the whole...

Head and neck of a swan goose

Bird Photographs – A few of my favourite things

Following on from my post last month, I am going to share a few more of my 2016 bird photographs....