Thames Swan

Black swans are far less common on the stretch of the River Thames where I live (South West London) and can often be pretty aggressive.

It was raining very lightly when I took this last October, which gives it a lovely sheen.

Taken with a Canon 7D Mk2 and Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Sport.

Florida Birds

I'm pretty blessed with some outstanding bird locations in Florida.These images are from the Lake Apopka Wildlife Loop near Orlando in Central Florida. Recent opened for visitors, it is a large marshland that has been restored by the county. Its bird population now rivals the other two prime locations, Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge on the...

The difficulty of getting good bird pictures in the wild.

For the last few days I've been trying to take pictures of birds in the wild. I thought it was going to be a walk in the park(literally it was) but taking pictures of birds is a lot harder than I thought it was going to be. As soon as I saw a bird somewhere where I thought I could get a good picture they had flown away before I could get the...

Mountain Bluebird in the rain

I love going out to photograph wildlife when it is raining or snowing. In my opinion the moisture adds something special to the photograph. From soggy looking birds to the beauty of the water droplets on the leaves and branches, I love it all. How about you?

Once in a lifetime shot for me.

This guy was literally standing five feet in front of me when I took this shot. I am pretty sure he was eyeballing me trying to decide whether or not I was lunch. Made with an X100T.