After a two-year quest, I finally got my wish to photograph a swallowtail butterfly last year. It involved driving to Strumpshaw Fen, walking down a country lane, standing in a field with lots of other photographers and waiting. Some had folding chairs, some were in camo gear and they all had huge long lenses. When … Continue reading Photographing A Swallowtail Butterfly.
My running buddy suggested a trip to the Sainsbury Centre to see The Body Observed: Magnum Photos, to celebrate her birthday on Friday and I was happy to oblige. However, on the walk through the University of East Anglia campus to meet her, I was distracted by these baby bunnies amid the bluebells - and arrived … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Baby Animals.
It was Freya who suggested a picnic at our old favourite, Strumpshaw Fen, on Sunday - as long as she could take her magnifying glass with her?! While it was warm in the sun it was still pretty cold in the shade so I didn't really expect to see much but almost everywhere we were … Continue reading A Picnic With The Butterflies At Strumpshaw Fen, Norfolk.
I had almost given up hope of taking any blossom photos this week. There's some around where we live but it's all in people's gardens and I didn't think they'd be pleased with me just walking in with my camera. However, on the walk to pick Freya up from school on Friday night, I noticed … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – March 24th, 2019.