After a few weeks of spring-like weather in the Scottish Highlands, winter made a brief, but dramatic return, and of course, I took advantage of it!
Spending time with the mountain hares in the crazy 2019 windy, mild winter weather.
I’ve had the pleasure of photographing red squirrels at a number of locations through out Scotland, so here’s a list of my recommendations and tips for photographing these wonderful little animals.
The weather may have been wet and windy, but it was still a joy to spend a few days in the company of the mountain hares this October.
Photographing red kites at a feeding station is an exhilarating experience, and nowhere more so than at Gigrin Farm in Wales.
A rare trip South of the Border rewarded me with wonderful encounters with little owls, kingfishers and a confiding snipe.
The final part of my whistle-stop tour of Scotland saw me in Aviemore for a challenging attempt to photograph ospreys in the mist and mountain hares in the rain.
It took four attempts this year, but I finally made it to Lunga for some much needed puffin therapy.
A whistle-stop visit to East Lothian: encounter with a scruffy juvenile heron and the seabirds of St Abbs Head.
Little did I know when I booked a day at the Nature Nuts wildlife hide that not only would I see a pine marten at lunchtime, but I’d also be the first to see one of this year’s adorable kits.