Category Archives: natural worlds

Photographing the red squirrel

As a photographer, taking pictures of red squirrels speeds up the pressing button reactions! They are lightning quick and not given to conversation with strangers – unlike the greys who will eat out of your hand!

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Winter colour at Ness

Colour is less obvious at this time of year – yet in the amazing winter light it has a vibrance all of its own – like with this amazing red winter kale seen at Ness Gardens.

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Early flowering at Ness Gardens

Spring gets earlier and earlier as these two pink beauties suggest. They were flowering in the pine woods at Ness Gardens last week. And it’s only January….

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Early snowdrops a sign of a warm winter?

Photo taken this week at Ness Gardens in Cheshire.

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Photographing at the Weldeda Biodynamic Garden in Wetzgau

As a result of my photography in Ness Gardens, I was invited to Germany to go and see the Weleda Garden at Wetzgau, the largest medicinal garden in Europe. Weleda’s approach to health care is based on the principles of … Continue reading

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Midsummer borders at Ness Gardens

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Photos from Bodnant Garden

Bodnant is based in North Wales and has to be one of the most stunning gardens in the UK, thanks to its varied topography and mild climate. A visit here is highly recommended particularly in late spring early summer. You … Continue reading

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Spring at Ness Gardens

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Scilly Seal

My photography work has taken a new direction and I am doing a bit of travelling at the moment. Last week I got to the Scilly Islands and on a trip out to sea on this high speed boat I … Continue reading

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Puffins for Macmillan Cancer

Eighteen months ago I visited North West Scotland on holiday and stayed on Mull with some friends. At about the same time I became aware of the 2010 project for Macmillan Cancer which was accepting photographic entries for a new … Continue reading

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