Category Archives: Wildlife photography

Fieldfair at Far Ings nature reserve 3rd December 2016

When you see a Fieldfair, you know that winter is just around the corner. When I visited the Far Ings nature reserve they were in good numbers, but frustratingly very easily spooked, meaning I could not get close. But patience … Continue reading

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Waters` Edge country park. Gadwall November 2016

I took this photo of a Gadwall at the Waters` edge country park at Barton Upon Humber. There was a number of them on the west pond. Lighting conditions were low, but the soft light made shadows less harsh. I … Continue reading

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Kingfisher. Ness End farm, Far Ings nature reserve

Had to wait 40 minutes in the cold and foggy conditions for the resident Kingfisher to arrive at its usual perch at Ness End farm at Far Ings. It was worth the wait, as it gave us a good show … Continue reading

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Dunnock at the Waters` Edge country park. Barton Upon Humber

I took this lovely photo of a Dunnock at the Waters` Edge country park. Lighting was very tricky as it was heavily backlit, to the point where I needed to use flash. This sadly over compensated , leaving me with … Continue reading

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Male Reed Bunting. Waters` Edge country park. 6th February 2016

While on a walk near the Waters` Edge visitor centre on a chilly February morning I saw this delightful Male Reed Bunting. As he was heavily back lit, I quickly added one stop to exposure compensation. Canon EOS 1100d + … Continue reading

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Marsh Harrier. Far Ings nature reserve 6th February 2016

On a cool Feb Morning at the main Ness End hide at Far Ings reserve at Barton Upon Humber , we were for some time being teased by a Marsh Harrier on patrol, but on the far side of the … Continue reading

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Long tailed tit. Far ings nature reserve. 5/9/15

On a chilly late Summer morning at Far Ings nature reserve at Barton Upon Humber there was a good number of Longs tailed tits feeding on berries..Took this one with my Canon EOS 1100D + Tamron 70-300mm lens. f8 at … Continue reading

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