Category Archives: Wildlife

Winterwatch 2013 now Over

In early Autumn last year, the BBC announced that instead of the usual format for Autumnwatch, it would be cutting it to a single week, with a second week scheduled for January and would therefore be the first series of … Continue reading

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Latest Visit to the Aigas Field Centre

A couple of weeks ago, I made one of my regular trips to Scotland. As usual, I had two stopovers in the way to my final destination of the Aigas Field Centre. The weather turned out to be about the … Continue reading

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Autumnwatch at Aigas Field Centre

  On Monday, it was announced by the BBC, that this year’s Autumnwatch would be based at a location that has become my second home over the past few years. The Aigas Field Centre is set within an eighteen acre … Continue reading

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Canon 5D MkIII – Thoughts after One Week of Use

Back in March, I was lucky enough to get an invite to see the then new Canon EOS 5D MkIII at the Focus on Imaging event. I published my thoughts in my First Impressions of the New Canon EOS 5DĀ MkIII … Continue reading

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Apple iBook Version of A Journey with Nature is Available

As the electronic version for Amazon’s Kindle seems to be more popular than the print version, I have now updated my Blurb shop to offer an iPad and iPhone version of “A Journey with Nature” for sale. Unlike the version … Continue reading

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Latest Uploads from the Scotland Trip

A couple of weeks ago, I made my regular trip up to the Scottish Highlands. I decided this time to stop off at two areas I haven’t previously visited, the Lake District and Glencoe. Of course, both areas are well … Continue reading

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Gigrin Farm Visit

For some time, I’ve been considering a visit to Gigrin Farm, in mid Wales. It’s one of the feeding stations (and was the first), that have been set up for red kites and as a result, it has become a … Continue reading

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Evening at Shapwick Heath

I haven’t visited Shapwick Heath much this year, weather, tiredness and a couple of minor illnesses have all conspired to keep me away. I did visit the last two sundays though, as it is osprey season and most years produces … Continue reading

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Cry of the Kalahari

Many years ago, while I was a teenager, I came across a book in the local library, where I grew up in Exeter. The book was such an influence, that the title remained with me to this day, although I … Continue reading

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Aigas Field Centre

I have spent the past week or so in the Scottish Highlands. Having arrived back home a couple of days ago, I have been resting prior to my return to work. I spent most of my time at the Aigas … Continue reading

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