Common carder bee on red clover, a honey bee on brambles, and a sleepy tree bumblebee on a grass leaf.
A work in progress, to be added to over time, trying to build up a display of the wild flowers to be found growing along the Edinburgh cycle path. No doubt some are escapees from gardens, but they are wild now! All photos taken with a 100 mm f2.8 macro lens.
Evidence of beavers on a Scottish river, February 2017
A day out with Euan McGrandle and Colin McCrory, spotting salmon and their redds on the River Endrick.
Flushed by the pheasant shooters. The last 2 images are animated .gif file sequences.
Not sure what species this is. He appears outside the back of the house at dusk. There is a small window of a couple of weeks where the light is late enough to overlap with his emergence time for long enough to give me a chance to try and snap him. Very tricky using ordinary…
A fat brownie picking off early season olives. Pity about the branches in the way! First one without polarising filter, remainder with.
All these shots were taken while accompanying the winter pheasant shooters at Lauderdale.
These ones are feral and roam about on South Uist.