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Six hours to wait for a train...what to do???

Six hours to wait for the train home, after attending a wedding in London.The wedding...

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17 Oct, 2010
Alanvann

Otter Sanctuary,Buckfastleigh,Devon

Just a quick blog on our trip to the otter sanctuary,it was really nice to see the...

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29 Oct, 2012
Robashfield

Walk around Harewood house

Sunday before christmas was a nice sunny day,so i thought i`d stretch my legs &...

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29 Dec, 2012
Steadyeddy

BIG CATS

It has been suggested that I write a blog on my Big Cat experiences. I have completed...

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25 Oct, 2012
Browndogben

Otter

There are only three at Martin Mere now and they are less frequent enthusiasts. Still...

16 comments

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26 Jan, 2012
Mike

Flight with a difference

I have also been experimenting with a Tamron 70-300mm macro lens at £99 on butterflies...

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16 Dec, 2011
Mikem

Small , smaller , smallest.

This peanut feeder hangs right by our kitchen window and attracts a variety of wildlife. Wood...

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4 Dec, 2011
Bonkersbon

" The World Of Tommyshortlegs "

As you may of gathered I do not venture far from my house. I suffered a stroke a...

11 comments

This_tom
 

26 Nov, 2011
Tommyshortlegs

South Downs.

Come for a walk with us. A view of Portsmouth(Portsea Island) with the Isle of Wight...

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24 Jul, 2011
Eje

Portsdown Hill

A new one for me a Common Red Soldier Beetle (Rhagonych Fulva) seen at Fort Widley...

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15 Jul, 2011
Eje

my butterfly collection

I found these butterfly photos from a couple of years ago....all except,I think its...

19 comments

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13 Feb, 2011
Littlewren

New Macro An Old Friend And His/Her Little Friend.

I have been clicking away to try my hit and miss creepy crawly macro moments. So...

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13 Jan, 2013
Saucy

"Transition"

September is very noticeably a time of change, and I really enjoyed a brief couple...

15 comments

Dipper
 

22 Sep, 2012
David

"Flight of Fancy"

I was inspired by lovely pics of exotic butterflies I recently found on Ispy to...

12 comments

Dipper
 

13 Aug, 2012
David

Hares looking at you...

An early start at Martinmere meant that we arrived before closing. It was a bright...

7 comments

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4 May, 2012
Psilo

Hare today, gone tomorrow!

WWT Martin Mere 30/04/12 My previous encounters with a Brown Hare have been very...

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3 May, 2012
Muddywalters

Frogblog

Spring has sprung and the warm weather has seen these visitors return and ready to...

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11 Mar, 2012
Jane

Flights of another kind

A few more macro shots and these are either taken hand held, or by using a monopod....

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16 Dec, 2011
Mikem

Try, Try, and Try Again! Radyr Weir 20/11/2011

Getting a bit stir crazy around the flat this weekend I decided to get out and take...

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20 Nov, 2011
Robbie

A Trip to Arne

Yesterday was still unseasonably hot and it was a pleasure to go to the coast where...

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3 Oct, 2011
M_squared

Hillers Farm Shop/ Garden Center

Apart from going to Upton Warren another place i visit is Hillers.Hillers is a Farm...

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30 Aug, 2011
Kingfisherblue

Life in the Cemetry part 2

I hope you are all well, i have not been able to get on the net as my router and...

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1 Aug, 2011
Shakingbongo

Common Seals

Yesterday, with the weather being fantastic, I took a walk along a local rocky shore,...

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Dipper
 

24 Jul, 2011
David

"Macro time"

Eastney beach area and on the look out for the wee creatures. Speckled Wood. Common...

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2 Jun, 2012
Eje

A Tale of the Riverbank

The Dorset R. Stour is rich with wildlife as it flows through the town of Blandford...

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12 Feb, 2012
M_squared

The last day of summer?

I decided to make the best of what promised, in this part of the country, to be the...

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16 Oct, 2011
M_squared

Sammy The Dancing Snail.

Well, another tale from me. I had 2 violas in the sink soaking for planting when...

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27 Sep, 2011
Saucy

FROG

No I have not been to Paris again but I did put a pic up on the main site of which...

15 comments

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2 Sep, 2011
Mike

The Disorientated Wasp.

As I was out in the garden this afternoon for some reason I looked down and there...

10 comments

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9 Aug, 2011
Saucy

Stanstead Estate - West Sussex.

A small section of the vast forest area. Non macro Peacock and underwing. Drove...

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27 Jul, 2011
Eje

Tribute to Eric and his "hover fly" pics

Hi there Again this was from the boys day out at Martin Mere but it is intended to...

10 comments

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26 Jul, 2011
Mike

Weekends Pictures on the Canal.

Hello, Thought I would share a few piccies from the weekend,again,not much bird activity,but...

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25 Jul, 2011
Robashfield

Martin Mere shots OTTERS

I said I would add more from the day trip as the week went by and this set is about...

10 comments

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25 Jul, 2011
Mike

Near the river Hamble.

Yesterday we drove to Holly Hill near the Hamble river a place we have not visited...

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20 Apr, 2011
Eje

For Littlewren, my collection of One.

My one and only butterfly photo-a Red Admiral on Verbena bonariensis. It was a poor...

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14 Feb, 2011
Muddywalters

The silent Watcher……

This isnt realy a birding blog but i did like to share it with you all just so you'll...

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12 Jan, 2011
Derekb49

update on Monty my rescued hedgehog

this is an update on Monty the hedgehog I rescued continued from a blog I put on...

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17 Mar, 2014
Firefinch

Retirement days

We are so blessed to have discovered the joys of nature which for years our eyes...

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28 Aug, 2013
Eje

Zoo pictures

Hi every one i wonted to share these with you i know they are not of birds but i...

16 comments

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23 Feb, 2012
Deedee

"Seasons Past But Never Forgotten"

I know that this site is for Bird Lovers but I have experienced that if you plant...

13 comments

This_tom
 

18 Dec, 2011
Tommyshortlegs

The Hunter

it was amazing to watch this weasel in our garden....trying to get into the fish...

15 comments

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18 Sep, 2011
Littlewren

Insects

Insects with Macro

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12 Sep, 2011
Donna

Buzz Hards

A few more flying things with my macro-following Eric's lead

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13 Jul, 2011
Mike

Flying things (I did my own ID for that)

This is a mixture-again of non-birds but I do hope you enjoy them. If any of you...

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13 Jul, 2011
Mike

up close

out for a walk....no birds so switched to Macro... any ID's welcome

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2 Jul, 2011
Littlewren

Dartford Warbler challenge update

Hi All, Ok I'm getting closer to a decent shot of a Dartford Warbler, I've got a...

9 comments

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29 Apr, 2011
Laneydavis

a productive two hours.....

went to visit a bird hide 8mins from home.....was stopped on the road in to let this...

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23 Mar, 2011
Littlewren

no birds today;o(

i know when summer is here these fellars start turning up on my doorstep at night,,,...

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5 Jun, 2013
Birdbrain

"Bog Standard"

8.00am yesterday, I drove into the carpark on the eastern edge of the UK's largest...

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Dipper
 

21 Jul, 2012
David

Macro

I have been looking at all the insect macro photos which you put on .So I thought...

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21 Jul, 2011
Donna

"Is'nt it amazing".

Went to our eldest son and daughter in laws for tea to-day and look what he found.You've...

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3 Jul, 2011
Eje

"All creatures great and small".

In my blog of the 24th June was this photo. Yesterday I found this. And this also. And...

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2 Jul, 2011
Eje

Small is amazing!!

Three more shots taken at Eastney beach. A male Thick legged flower beetle just 1cm...

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30 May, 2011
Eje

Bugs & Bees & Creepy Crawlies.

Over a four day period last week I walked along a short path at Eastney beach by...

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23 May, 2011
Eje

Life in the undergrowth

Following lots of technical discussion about the benefits of macro lenses attached...

12 comments

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17 May, 2011
Bonkersbon

A few more bugs - don't know what the first two are

Hi there-just a few more "bug" pics due to the lack of birddies,

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4 Aug, 2011
Mike

No Birds.......

Hello All, Spent a couple of hours at Middleton RSPB yesterday, and although I seen...

14 comments

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13 Jul, 2011
Robashfield

Red squirrel our frequent vister

Our little visitor came back this afternoon on our neighbours bird feeder of peanuts. He...

6 comments

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9 Jul, 2011
Scotkat

Seeking your help

Hello All I realise that you are all keen photographers, but I would like to draw...

6 comments

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7 Jun, 2011
Steveb

Squirrels

Grey squirrels in the garden O look she has been out and bought new bird feeders....

7 comments

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6 Jun, 2011
Donna

Hover Flies

Last summer during July and August my attention was drawn to the world of hover flies.It...

11 comments

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11 May, 2011
Eje

Not birds but I know you like the Otters

On my last vivit to the Mere the otters were enjoying their muscles for breakfast...

10 comments

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8 Jun, 2011
Mike

A Macro Butterfly selection

This was a real opportunity to try things out and one thing I learned. You not only...

8 comments

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6 Jun, 2011
Mike

Not a nice surprise

When I was taking the macro's of the butterflies my wife notice3d something moving...

7 comments

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6 Jun, 2011
Mike

Questions

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hello all, this is in my garden

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5 Jun, 2013
Birdbrain

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Caterpillar.

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13 May, 2011
Eje


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