Urban fox out and about in Central London, UK

Urban Fox in Horseguards Parade during the day

Today, I was waiting to meet some of the photographers that are part of the Cafe Art Photography Mentoring group which I co-ordinate for the Royal Photographic Society and all of a sudden an urban fox appeared with a dead goose in its mouth.  I have seen foxes on the street in London before but […]

Back from the Arctic …

I have been home from my big arctic expedition and had an amazing time! It was very strange being somewhere that was light 24 hours per day … it never got dark at all which sort of plays with your mind a bit. Most of the time we were based on a ship called the […]

Wildlife & Wetlands images …

The spring weather has arrived and I have been about to enjoy some beautiful sunshine this weekend. Visiting both the London centre in Barnes and the original centre in Slimbridge, Gloucestershire, of the Wildlife & Wetlands Trust, I was able to test out my new Tamron 150-600mm lens with the new Calumet Gimbal head. Overall, […]

Testing my new Tamron 150-600mm lens

In preparation for my trip to Svalbard in June, I have been looking at longer telephoto lenses so I can capture some good images of the wildlife. After all, I don’t plan getting too close to the polar bears … they are beautiful animals but can be dangerous and it is their environment. The obvious […]

Winter in Richmond Park

This morning I headed out early for a photo walk in Richmond Park located in South West London. It is the largest of the London Royal Parks and was created by Charles I in 1634 as a deer park. Today, there are over 600 red and fallow deer as well as a large population of […]