Category: Photography

Emerald damselfly (Lestes spoons) at Waldegrave Pond on the Mendip Hills

Emerald Flash

For many years dragonflies were my primary photographic subjects. I photographed little else apart from snow and starlings in the winter. Today I returned to Waldegrave Pond, a wildlife jewel high up in the...

Starlings at Shapwick Heath

Starling Trail

Another evening watching the Starling Display at the Avalon Marshes. This time the birds had moved from Ham Wall to Shapwick Heath. The best view was from the Meare Heath hide. To reach this...

One Million Starlings

Starling Trail

As the number of birds rose to one million we were treated to one of the best ever Starling displays at Ham Wallt on the Somerset Levels. Helped by clear winter skies and an...

The Grunge Look

Snapseed

Its coming to the end of the year following the Deerleap Tree so I thought I would play with some of the past images with another of my favorite iOS apps Snapseed. Especially as...

Starlings at Ham Wall

Starling Trail

It was predicted that the Starling roost this Saturday would be split. Some birds going to Shapwick Heath and some to Ham Wall. Not knowing which end of Shapwick Heath to try I decided...