Studley Park Deer

I visited the Royal Deer Park at Studley Gardens a couple of times during November to witness the rutting season. This means an early start so leaving home at 5:30am is a must as I wanted to get there just before sunrise. The hope was get some silhouettes or shots of the deer against a…

Gemma Bortolozzo at the Old Hall

Had a studio day at the Old Hall, East Bridgford nr Nottingham at the weekend, aka Studio Antics. This is an old country house full of character and spacious rooms. Below are a series of shots of Gemma Bortolozzo taken in the grounds of the house.

Bugs and Butterflies

Another wander with the macro lens, this time in Marble Quarry at Slack Head nr Milnthorpe. I went in search of the miniature critters of this world and it took me a while to tune into their micro world and find where they were hiding. It’s a different world to ours where things are easy…

Autumn Fruits

Had a little woodland stroll this afternoon and took just the one lens – my 100mm macro. I wanted to capture the flavour of Autumn then I took it literally and started looking for the fruits, fungi and other foodstuff that will be gathered up to get the local wildlife through their winter. Below is…