Coldingham Loch, 22 March 2020

Our first outing of the season – and possibly our last.  Who knows what lies ahead in the coming months? In the lead-up, we had put all possible precautions in place… Gareth kept the hut locked and disinfected the boats after use the previous day.  We practiced our best social distancing.  We pre-paid by bank…

Kingfisher, 20 December 2019

The resident kingfisher at the Botanics was active and giving the sticklebacks a good doing!  The dull conditions and it being the shortest day made a monkey of things like shutter speeds and ISO levels, especially shooting with the 100-400 mm lens with the x1.4 TC on.  A 560 mm lens gives a decent length,…