Dungeness Kent

Visit to Dungeness 1st July 2019.   “Dungeness, a strange land of extremes, one of the most valuable and yet vulnerable nature conservation sites in Great Britain” Firth, 1984   I was advised that I would enjoy Dungeness for its photographic opportunities...

Warbler, Music and Bites

Sedge Warbler at Stortons Gravel Pits Northampton An interesting and varied week, which includes the solstice!.  On Sunday I visited Ravensthorpe Reservoir. I have often boasted that I am good at reading the weather, well not this time. I was about 5 minutes into my...

Old Photograph Restoration

Many of us over a certain age has a collection of old! photos of family and friends. Very old photos will be very small ( 4cm x 6cm possibly) some bigger. Some will be faded, damaged and have dust spots. Sometimes these photos are precious recordings of memories,...
Stortons Gravel Pits

Stortons Gravel Pits

Blue Tit Juvenile Stortons GP is somewhere I visit regularly ( it is close to where I live at the moment). It is an odd collection of spaces and wildlife habitat. It is a shame that the car park area at Sixfields is used by various groups to meet, drink, eat and in...
Lanzarote Canaries

Lanzarote Canaries

Lanzarote, is one of the canary Islands off the coast of Africa. Close enough for the Sahara sand to blow to the islands in huge amounts.  It is largely volcanic and in relative terms has has recent eruptions . The greatest recorded eruptions occurred between 1730 and...