Tagged: Farmland

Farmland Murmuration - Polsham, Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_0241

Starling Trail

My starling trail posts are normally from Somerset’s Avalon Marshes.  This one is different, it is about what those huge flocks get up to during the day when they are not at their roost...

Sunset - From St Leonards Church, Rodney Stoke, Somerset, UK. ID JB_6638H

Rodney Stoke

Rodney Stoke Rodney Stoke is a small village nestled below the Mendip Hills in Somerset. It has a beautiful old church that looks out across the open countryside of the Somerset Levels. Following the...

Pylons from the Main Road - Westhay, Somerset, UK. ID JB_4875H

Moor Pylons

Starlings collect on the pylons near Westhay soon after leaving their roost site at RSPB Ham Wall. Westhay Pylons I don’t think I like pylons, in nearly all my pictures I have tried hard...

Dawn over Queen's Sedge Moor - Nr Glastonbury, Somerset, UK. ID JB_5012

Queen’s Sedge Moor

Recently I have driven down the road between Wells and Glastonbury at roughly the same time each morning.  I noticed a small clump of trees in a field next to the road.  So I...

Dawn at West Pennard - Somerset, UK. ID JB_5511

Sheep at West Pennard

The wolf moon was waning and sitting above the West Pennard church and Glastonbury Tor. I wanted to photograph Glastonbury Tor at dawn with the church at West Pennard in the foreground.  As it...

Cycling through the Withy Trees - Godney, Somerset, UK. ID JB_4094

Godney Moor

The Somerset Levels are a beautiful part of the England countryside.  It is easy to love mountains so the levels have worked hard to create their unique character. The flat lands are popular with...

Lynchcombe Sunrise - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_7322

Red Dawn at Lynchcombe

Its Christmas morning and it’s cloudy. These pictures were taken a couple of days ago. I hope you like them, Jeff. Happy Christmas Early in the morning a beautiful deep red sky above the...

Cooks Fields - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_7265

Solstice at Howling Gate

Howling Gate is my name for gateway on Cook’s Field.  This is a Somerset Wildlife Trust nature reserve high up in the Mendip Hills.  To appreciate its name you need to stand next to...

Lynchcombe Panorama - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID BR58612

Lynchcombe Steps

Things can be very quiet at Lynchcombe in Somerset.  Lynchcombe is a Somerset Wildlife Trust nature reserve on the sunny southern slopes on the Mendip Hills. Situated down the hill from the Deerleap field...