The Peregrine and the Pigeon

Just wanted to share this shot of a Peregrine Falcon and an unfortunate Pigeon. This was shot on the edge of a small wooded area near Bamburgh in Northumberland. Needless to say this opportunity gave me lots of images and I particularly like this one. All the time the Peregrine was devouring its prey there were a…

Glad Tidings and Angry Birds

I spent an early June weekend visiting the Farne Islands off Northumberland’s coast, this is an area well known for the seabird colonies that it supports. The best trip for photographers is the Billy Shiels ‘all-day’ trip which visits both Staple Island and Inner Farne, the two islands with the largest colonies of birds and…

GDPU Exhibition Results

After the disappointment of my Robin Hood exhibition results I feel much more positive now the GDPU has selected. This was my second attempt and I used some of the same images again to test the water with and a better success rate has resulted; 3 out of 8 were selected and one image even…