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!

The humble robin

The humble robin

A very common little bird seen in most British gardens is the Robin. It is a lovely colourful little bird....

My new favourite photograph

My new favourite photograph

I am my own worst critic when it comes to my photographs. I scrutinise every detail and get frustrated when...

White faced whistling ducks…..

White faced whistling ducks…..

…..now there’s a name and a half! Anyway that is what I’m sharing with you today. Another siting at WWT...

St.Georges day – a celebration: my tenuous top 5

St.Georges day – a celebration: my tenuous top 5

So, today is St. Georges day, the patron saint of England. I feel we don’t really celebrate this day properly,...

Photographing the Falcated Teal duck

Photographing the Falcated Teal duck

I’ve mentioned before that one of my favourite places to do some photography is the WWT in Arundel.  I love...

Photographing the Great Tit and the blue tit birds

Photographing the Great Tit and the blue tit birds

It has taken me a while to capture a good photograph of this family of bird. They are small and...

Photographing the goldcrest bird

Photographing the goldcrest bird

While at the nature reserve the other day I walked through a lovely wooded area. The information signs told me...

Visiting a nature reserve

Visiting a nature reserve

This week I decided to visit a local RSBP nature reserve, Pulborough Brooks. I had not been to this venue...

Photographing the chaffinch 

Photographing the chaffinch 

One of my early photographs which I was proud of featured this colourful little bird. The chaffinch has a beautiful...

Photographing the nuthatch bird

Photographing the nuthatch bird

The other day a wrote about capturing an image of a woodpecker. On this same trip, I also managed to...