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PICTURE OF THE WEEK
This is one of a sequence of images of a Field Mouse doing the old cartoon trick of cutting off the branch he is sitting on. In this case he is harvesting the flower head for seeds, and perhaps for nest material.
Monthly Archives: April 2018
This has nothing to do with wildlife, but a lot to do with ageing. It’s about memory, and more particularly the odd scraps and images that are to be found way down in the depths of our subconscious. It is … Continue reading
Yesterday was my last visit to Dinefwr park before my Scotland trip. Dinefwr is the National Trust estate where I volunteer. It was cold in the wind but the sun was shining and I felt really good about my routine: … Continue reading
Is the Pope a Catholic? Of course it will rain, and I have to be prepared. I can’t risk 6 grands worth of kit getting wet. It’s really difficult to find a camera-and-lens rain cover which will also work when … Continue reading
Don’t be fooled by the cold winds, the lack of leaves on the trees and the dark clouds – spring is here and the breeding season is well underway. You sense the heightened tension amongst the birds – they are … Continue reading