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The Best of October

Can there be a philosophy of light? Could it be that how we experience light drives how we think? Is my experience of night and day, dusk and dawn, of highlights and shadows, shade and sun different from yours? If … Continue reading

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Heathland

The hamlet of Arne lies at the centre of a sandy peninsula at the northern end of Poole Harbour in Dorset. Getting there from the East means crossing three big urban areas – Portsmouth, Southampton and Bournemouth – and for … Continue reading

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Why are English deer bigger than Welsh deer?

This is the Arne nature reserve near Wareham in Dorset. It’s a different world, the south coast of England. The roads are heaving with expensive vehicles, the villages full of gorgeous old houses worth a lifetime’s income, the carefully preserved … Continue reading

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Too Much Kit?

NERD ALERT –  This post is all about cameras and lenses. Don’t we just love all these gorgeous lenses and cameras the manufacturers keep tempting us with? What exquisite pleasure it is to take the first pictures with a new … Continue reading

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What’s the Anser?

No, it’s not a spelling mistake, and there are no philosophical musings here. It’s all about the Anser and Branta families – geese. AS I drove south from Norfolk (from the North Folk to the South Folk) towards Minsmere, it … Continue reading

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