In Search of the GCG

A visit today to Mere Sands Wood near Rufford developed into a fine day with Spring sunshine and minimal rain. The meres were populated by water birds pairing up and confirming bonds prior to the mating and subsequent rearing of their offspring. Many species were noted both on the water and on the banks. Below…

Back to School with a Vengeance

I had a shoot at old an derelict school near Southport and worked on three different themes whilst there. The old school is in a real bad state, worse than I’d hoped for, but it was worthwhile and I got some shots that are a touch different to the norm. This, the second, story is about…

The Demise & Fall of Leonora Dickens

I had a shoot at old an derelict school near Southport and worked on three different themes whilst there. The old school is in a real bad state, worse than I’d hoped for, but it was worthwhile and I got some shots that are a touch different to the norm. This story is about the madness,…

Brockholes

I spent an hour and a half  having a gentle stroll through Brockholes reserve looking for subjects to point the camera at. There wasn’t much to see out on the water that were within shooting distance but there were quite a few woodland birds scooting about. I paused for ten minutes to see what stopped…

The Wren

I was invited to go and photograph a fellow club member’s local Wren, a bird that has won him many accolades and I couldn’t resist the opportunity. This is not a bird that I have seen very much of and certainly hadn’t got any photographs of the species. The weather was a bit damp and…