Bottlenose Dolphin Shepherd

Bottlenose Dolphin Shepherd

Bottlenose dolphin herding a shoal of fish to keep the tightly packed as part of a hunting team

Essex Skipper Butterfly

Essex Skipper Butterfly

Essex Skipper perched on grass in soft light

Common poppy

Common poppy

Red poppy in meadow

 Great egret in the mist

Great egret in the mist

Grey Wolf In Forest

Grey Wolf In Forest

Grey Wolf In Forest

Sunset Pine Tree Reflections

Sunset Pine Tree Reflections

Sunset on Fire

The Rainbow and the Pilot Whale

The Rainbow and the Pilot Whale

Pilot whale surfacing amidst a rainbow spray of water droplets

Emerald damselfly on reedtip

Emerald damselfly on reedtip

Emerald damselfly on reedtip, Norfolk

Poppies at Sunset

Poppies at Sunset

Wild poppies silhouetted against a red sky

Brown bear reflection in dawn light

Brown bear reflection in dawn light

Bear Reflections

 The rivals

Portfolio

The rivals

 Scottish mountains and moors

Scottish mountains and moors

Red Stag Bellowing

Red Stag Bellowing

Bellowing Stag

White pelicans preening in golden light

White pelicans preening in golden light

Preening

Emerging Dragonfly on Rapeseed

Emerging Dragonfly on Rapeseed

Club-tailed Dragonfly on Yellow

Brown bear portrait in black and white

Brown bear portrait in black and white

Brown bear

Cloud reflections on llake at sunrise

Cloud reflections on llake at sunrise

Cloud Reflections

Great Egret in Feeding Frenzy

Great Egret in Feeding Frenzy

Great Egret with Fish

A sunlit seal pup and its affectionate mother

A sunlit seal pup and its affectionate mother

Mother and pup

Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon

Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon

Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon

Brown Pelican Bracing for Dive

Brown Pelican Bracing for Dive

Pelican Dive

Rimlit dragonfly

Rimlit dragonfly

Rimlit seaside dragonlet dragonfly at dusk

 a rude awakening

a rude awakening

Brown pelican flying to roost

Brown pelican flying to roost

Sunset pelicans

 Waterfall

Waterfall

Hesperidae Butterflies - Large Skipper

Hesperidae Butterflies - Large Skipper

Large skipper nectaring on creeping thistle

Stag Standing Proud

Stag Standing Proud

Red deer stag standing alert in mist

Southern Hawker Dragonfly

Southern Hawker Dragonfly

Southern hawker in flight

Lycaenidae Butterflies - Common Blue Female

Lycaenidae Butterflies - Common Blue Female

Common blue on wild grasses

Large Skipper Butterfly

Large Skipper Butterfly

Large skipper perched on reeds

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin and Sand Eels

British Swallowtail Preening

British Swallowtail Preening

Papilio machaon britannicus

Norfolk Swallowtail preening its antennae on nettles

 

Essex skipper butterfly

Essex skipper butterfly

Thymelicus lineola

Essex Skipper perched on grass in soft light

Peacock Butterfly Basking

Peacock Butterfly Basking

Inachis io

Young Peacock butterfly absorbing the sun's rays.

Brimstone Butterfly

Brimstone Butterfly

Gonepteryx rhamni

Brimstone butterfly perched on broad-leaved everlasting pea flower (Lathyrus latifolius)

Orange-tip butterfly

Orange-tip butterfly

Anthocharis cardamines

Male Orange-tip butterfly opening wings

Large Skipper Butterfly

Large Skipper Butterfly

Ochiodes venata

A Large skipper butterfly portrait in black and white

Red Admiral On Heather

Red Admiral On Heather

Vanessa atalanta

Red Admiral nectaring on heather

Small Copper Butterfly

Small Copper Butterfly

Lycaena phlaeas

Small copper butterfly perched on Ragwort

Chalkhill Blue Butterfly

Chalkhill Blue Butterfly

Lysandra coridon

Chalkhill blue butterfly nectaring on small scabious

Green-veined White Butterfly

Green-veined White Butterfly

Pieris napi

Green-veined white butterfly (female) on burdock

Common Blue Butterfly

Common Blue Butterfly

Polyommatus icarus

A female Common Blue butterfly perched on a grass seedhead

Large Skipper On Thistle

Large Skipper On Thistle

Ochlodes venata

Large skipper nectaring on creeping thistle

Green Hairstreak Butterfly

Green Hairstreak Butterfly

Callophrys rubi

Green hairstreak on bramble leaf

Common Blue Butterfly On Heather

Common Blue Butterfly On Heather

Polyommatus icarus

Common blue butterfly perched on pink ling heather blossom

Large Skipper Butterfly

Large Skipper Butterfly

Ochlodes venata

Large skipper perched on reeds

Ringlet Butterfly

Ringlet Butterfly

Aphantophus hyperantus

Ringlet butterfly perched on thistle

Essex Skipper on Corn Marigold

Essex Skipper on Corn Marigold

Thymelicus lineola

Essex skipper on corn marigold

Small Copper Butterfly

Small Copper Butterfly

Small copper (male) amongst meadow grasses

Hesperiidae Butterflies - Essex Skipper

Hesperiidae Butterflies - Essex Skipper

Essex skipper (male) on field scabious

Marsh Fritillary Butterfly

Marsh Fritillary Butterfly

Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh fritillary perching among downland grasses

 Small tortoiseshell nectaring

Small tortoiseshell nectaring

Comma Butterfly

Comma Butterfly

Comma on Ragwort

 Grizzled skipper and cobweb

Grizzled skipper and cobweb

 Marbled white on knapweed

Marbled white on knapweed

Vanessid Butterflies - Painted Lady

Vanessid Butterflies - Painted Lady

Painted lady nectaring on pink heather

Silver-washed Fritillary

Silver-washed Fritillary

Argynnis paphia. A newly emerged Silver-Washed Fritillary butterfly nectaring on bramble flowers at Bedford Purlieus in Cambridgeshire

Dingy Skipper Butterfly

Dingy Skipper Butterfly

Erynnis tages

British Swallowtail Butterfly

British Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio machaon Brittanicus

Norfolk Swallowtail perched on yellow flag iris

 

Wolverine in cottongrass

Wolverine in cottongrass

Alpha Female Wolf

Alpha Female Wolf

Pale grey wolf in forest

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Arctic tern on nest

Arctic tern on nest

Arctic tern on nest

Arctic Tern - The Farne Islands

Arctic Tern - The Farne Islands

Arctic tern with sand eel in flight

Arctic Tern - The Farne Islands

Arctic Tern - The Farne Islands

Arctic tern with sand eel wiggling in its beak

Guillemot - The Farne Isles

Guillemot - The Farne Isles

Guillemot colony

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin amongst lichen covered rocks

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin amongst sea campion

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin and Sand Eels

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin flying against cliffs

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin on cliff edge with sand eels

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin returning with sand eels in beak

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin returning with sand eels

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin - The Farne Isles

Puffin with wings spread landing in foliaged

European shag - The Farne Isles

European shag - The Farne Isles

Shag gifting nest material to partner to affirm bond

Puffin threatened by gull

Puffin threatened by gull

Running the gauntlet

Red Stag Bellowing

Red Stag Bellowing

Bellowing Red Deer Stag

Doe in Dawn Mist

Doe in Dawn Mist

Red Deer doe in pre-dawn mist

Antlers in the Mist

Antlers in the Mist

High key Red Deer stag in mist

 mother suckling calf in the rain

mother suckling calf in the rain

Red Stag at Dawn

Red Stag at Dawn

Red deer stag at dawn

 Romantic Stag

Romantic Stag

 Stag and young buck

Stag and young buck

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Red Deer Portrait

Red Deer Portrait

Female red deer portrait

Standing Proud

Standing Proud

Red Deer stag standing alert in mist

Stag in Silhouette

Stag in Silhouette

Red deer stag silhouetted in fog

Stag at Sunrise

Stag at Sunrise

Red deer stag in bracken at daybreak

 stag full frame

stag full frame

Startled Buck

Startled Buck

Red deer buck alert in bracken

Stag Bearing Teeth

Stag Bearing Teeth

Red deer stag baring teeth

 stags locking horns

stags locking horns

Red Stag at Dawn

Red Stag at Dawn

Red deer stag at dawn

Two Stags pacing

Two Stags pacing

Two red deer stags pacing in parallel

Stag at Rest

Stag at Rest

Backlit red deer stag resting in dew covered grass

Backlit Stag

Backlit Stag

Red deer stag with misty breath backlit

 stag guarding red deer harem

stag guarding red deer harem

Red Deer Scratching

Red Deer Scratching

Red deer stag scratching

Red Deer Doe

Red Deer Doe

Red deer doe licking lips

 Poppy cascade

Poppy cascade

 Poppies, shard and rose

Poppies, shard and rose

 Cascade of poppies

Cascade of poppies

 Starling amongst poppies

Starling amongst poppies

 Sea of poppies and shard under cloud

Sea of poppies and shard under cloud

 Poppies in the window

Poppies in the window

 Poppies on railings

Poppies on railings

 Sea of poppies and shard under tree cover

Sea of poppies and shard under tree cover

 Shard, rose and sea of poppies

Shard, rose and sea of poppies

 Sea of red and cascade

Sea of red and cascade

 Sea of red poppies

Sea of red poppies

 We will remember them

We will remember them

 Wide angle 2

Wide angle 2

 Shard and poppies portrait

Shard and poppies portrait

 Poppy on Gate

Poppy on Gate

 The Boys

The Boys

 We remember you

We remember you

 Sea of red and shard

Sea of red and shard

 Yellow roses and poppies

Yellow roses and poppies

Southern Hawker Dragonfly

Southern Hawker Dragonfly

Southern hawker in flight

Emerald damselfly on reedtip

Emerald damselfly on reedtip

Emerald damselfly on reedtip, Norfolk

Ruddy Darter Dragonfly

Ruddy Darter Dragonfly

Ruddy Darter dragonfly basking on a dead Ox-eye daisy flower

Beautiful Demoiselle (Female)

Beautiful Demoiselle (Female)

Beautiful demoiselle (female) on wild oat grasses

Southern Hawker Dragonfly

Southern Hawker Dragonfly

Autumnal Southern hawker

Rimlit dragonfly

Rimlit dragonfly

Rimlit seaside dragonlet dragonfly at dusk

Emerald Damselfly at Rest

Emerald Damselfly at Rest

Emerald damselfly (male) with wings spread

Emerging Dragonfly on Rapeseed

Emerging Dragonfly on Rapeseed

Club-tailed Dragonfly on Yellow

Southern Hawker Male

Southern Hawker Male

Southern hawker (male) backlit in flight

Emerald Damselfly (Male)

Emerald Damselfly (Male)

Autumnal emerald damselfly

Southern Hawker Egglaying

Southern Hawker Egglaying

Southern hawker ovipositing on branch

Common Darter Dragonfly

Common Darter Dragonfly

Common darter perching

Emerald Damselfly (Male)

Emerald Damselfly (Male)

Emerald damsefly (male) landing on rush stem

Mature Common Darter

Mature Common Darter

Common darter black and white

Emerald Damselfly Portrait

Emerald Damselfly Portrait

Emerald damsefly (male) portrait

Emerald Damselfly

Emerald Damselfly

Emerald damselfly (male) on rush stem

Emerald Damselfly (Male) Wings Open

Emerald Damselfly (Male) Wings Open

Emerald damselfly (male) with wings open

Banded Demoiselle Handstand

Banded Demoiselle Handstand

Newly emerged banded demoiselle

White-legged damselfly

White-legged damselfly

White-legged damselfly (male) at rest

Soft Light On The Shore

Soft Light On The Shore

The muted mood of the empty beach as the sun began to break through clouds gave me a sense of serenity.

Sea Lavender Sky

Sea Lavender Sky

Cloud reflections amongst sea lavender flowers at Stiffkey Saltmarsh

Bluebell tunnel

Bluebell tunnel

Woodland pathway through bluebells at Foxley Woods

Blakeney Harbour Boats

Blakeney Harbour Boats

Sailing boats on the tidal mudflats of Blakeney Harbour at sunset

Twilit Lighthouse

Twilit Lighthouse

Hunstanton lighthouse illuminating dusk

Burnham Boats

Burnham Boats

Burnham boats hauled up at dusk

Hailstorm Beach Huts

Hailstorm Beach Huts

Beach huts in heavy hail storm at Wells-Next-The-Sea

Sunset Sea Lavender

Sunset Sea Lavender

Sea Lavender on Stiffkey Saltmarsh at Sunset

Moody Windmill

Moody Windmill

Burnham windmill under a stormy sky landscape

Golden Sunset

Golden Sunset

Sunset on the beach at Hunstanton

Lighthouse Trail

Lighthouse Trail

Happisburgh lighthouse in golden evening light

Afterglow

Afterglow

Cloud reflectiona at dusk  on Hunstanton beach in sunset;s afterglow

Stiffkey Sea Squall

Stiffkey Sea Squall

Sea squall at Stiffkey marshes

Rugged Ruins Of The Sea

Rugged Ruins Of The Sea

A rusty cross formed by the collapsing Happisburgh sea defences

Boulders at dusk

Boulders at dusk

Hunstanton boulders at low tide

Sea Lavender Tides

Sea Lavender Tides

Tidal flow into the sea lavender saltmarsh at Stiffkey

Red sky at night

Red sky at night

Hunstanton beach at dusk

Wood, Salt and Iron

Wood, Salt and Iron

Rusted nail and salt weathered groyne at Stiffkey saltmarsh

Stiffkey Cloudscape

Stiffkey Cloudscape

Sunlit cloud formations over Stiffkey saltmarsh

Under the Saltmarsh Sky

Under the Saltmarsh Sky

Clouds lit by sunset at Stiffkey Saltmarsh

 Woodland floor in golden autumnal light

Woodland floor in golden autumnal light

Fire in the Sky

Fire in the Sky

 Autumnal woodland birch trees

Autumnal woodland birch trees

 Toadstool fungi

Autumn

Toadstool fungi

Storm-swept Silver Birch Sapling

Storm-swept Silver Birch Sapling

 Hazy Woodland in Autumn

Autumn

Hazy Woodland in Autumn

 Autumn light

Autumn

Autumn light

Woodbine and blackberries

Woodbine and blackberries

Honeysuckle and blackberries

Autumn Fungi

Autumn Fungi

Sulphur cup fungi on mossy tree

 Meadow grasses in evening light

Autumn

Meadow grasses in evening light

Birch tree in fall colours

Birch tree in fall colours

The essence of autumn

 Bejeweled spider's web

Autumn

Bejeweled spider's web

Autumn bracken

Autumn bracken

Bracken aflame

 Wild carrot seedhead in autumn light

Wild carrot seedhead in autumn light

 Fallow deer in golden light

Autumn

Fallow deer in golden light

Forest canopy in fall colours

Forest canopy in fall colours

Autumn Treescape

 Parasol fungi cluster in autumnal woodland - black and white

Parasol fungi cluster in autumnal woodland - black and white

Autmnal grey forest

Autmnal grey forest

Moods of autumn

 Long shadows in autumnal woodland

Long shadows in autumnal woodland

 Silver birch tree copse in their golden autumn gown

Silver birch tree copse in their golden autumn gown

Laccaria amethystina

Laccaria amethystina

Amethyst Deceiver Toadstool

 Birch tree leaf on stree stump - landscape

Birch tree leaf on stree stump - landscape

Water droplet on bracken

Water droplet on bracken

Autumn in miniature

 Eerie woodland path

Eerie woodland path

 Autumn woodland

Autumn woodland

 upturned gill fungi

upturned gill fungi

 autumn shades

Autumn

autumn shades

 Pilot whale in dappled light

Pilot whale in dappled light

 Bottlenose dolphin and calf

Bottlenose dolphin and calf

 Rainbow and pilot whale

Rainbow and pilot whale

Pilot Spout

Pilot Spout

Pilot whale surfacing in calm waters

Diving dolphins

Diving dolphins

Bottlenose dolphines racing the boat

Bottlenose dolphin

Bottlenose dolphin

Mother dolphin teaching calves to fish

Bottlenose dolphin

Bottlenose dolphin

Underwater bottlenose dolphin herding fish

 Bottlenose dolphins surfacing

Bottlenose dolphins surfacing

Into the Blue

Into the Blue

Pilot whale diving

 Dolphin and calf

Dolphin and calf

 Dolphins

Dolphins

Short-finned Pilot Whale

Short-finned Pilot Whale

Pilot whale dorsal fin

Bottlenose dolphin

Bottlenose dolphin

Underwater dolphin herding fish

Basking Pilot Whale

Basking Pilot Whale

Pilot whale in sunlit shallows

Bottlenose dolphin

Bottlenose dolphin

Mother and calf

Bottlenose dolphin

Bottlenose dolphin

Dolphins herding fish

Pilot and Peaks

Pilot and Peaks

Pilot whale swimming past the sheer Cliff faces near Lost Gigantes

 Pilot whale and Teide

Pilot whale and Teide

Volcano Road

Volcano Road

Volcano road trip to Canada Blanca

Tree Line

Tree Line

The pines are gradually reclaiming the devastated lava fields

Proud Pine

Proud Pine

Pine trees recolonising the foothills below Mount Teide Volcano

Cloud Fall

Cloud Fall

Cloud formatiions swirling round the peak of Mount Teide

Pioneer Pine

Pioneer Pine

Lone pine amongst lava

Barren Lands

Barren Lands

Volcanic rubble and pumice on the lava plains of Canada Blanca

Lava Tone

Lava Tone

Different layers of lava below the volcanic crater

Lava Flow

Lava Flow

Lava flows on Mount Teide

Cloud on the Volcano

Cloud on the Volcano

Cloud formations swirl around Pico Viejo on Mount Teide

Sleeping Volcano

Sleeping Volcano

Barren scrub on the sandy plateau below Pico Viejo on Mount Teide

Mountain Chapel

Mountain Chapel

Little Chapel on Canada Blanca

Volcanic Contours

Volcanic Contours

Pico viejo sidelit in black and white

Mountain Gold

Mountain Gold

Golden light on the lava plains of Mount Teide as a cloud wave rolls in

Fire on the Mountain

Fire on the Mountain

Pico Viejo in a fiery red glow by the very last rays of the setting sun

Recolonisation

Recolonisation

Seeds arrive and life starts to regenerate amongst the lava

Evening Pines

Evening Pines

Backlit Pine trees in soft evening light

Last Rays

Last Rays

Sun down at Canada Blanca

Cathedral Silhouette

Cathedral Silhouette

The Cathedral volcanic pillar outcrop at sunset

Peaceful Cliffs

Peaceful Cliffs

Los Gigantes at Dusk

Pink Sky at Night

Pink Sky at Night

Los Gigantes Cloudscape at Dusk

Twilight

Twilight

Evening stars appearing over Los Gigantes as dusk falls

Lighthouse amongst the Stars

Lighthouse amongst the Stars

Los Gigantes Lighthouse

Clifftop Star trail

Clifftop Star trail

Los Gigantes star trail

First Illumination

First Illumination

Play of light on los Gigantes

Rainbow on the Cliffs

Rainbow on the Cliffs

A storm comes into Los Gigantes cliffs

Cliff Mist

Cliff Mist

Los Gigantes sea mist in black and white

Gigantes Breakers

Gigantes Breakers

Windswept breakers rolling into the beach of Los Gigantes

The Road to Masca

The Road to Masca

The winding road to the remote mountain village of La Masca viewed from the peak of the mountain pass

Little Cottage

Little Cottage

A traditional cottage in the mountaintop village of Masca 

Mascan Pinnacle

Mascan Pinnacle

Sea haze on Las Mascan barranco slopes

 

Red Roof

Red Roof

A damaged Mascan clay roof tile

Lamp Post on the Mountain

Lamp Post on the Mountain

Mascan lamp post on pedestrian cobbles

La Masca Barranco

La Masca Barranco

Lush foliage on the slopes of La Masca gorge

The Green Gate

The Green Gate

A pretty garden gate on the slopes of La Masca, a traditional Tenerifan mountain top village

Mountain Cat

Mountain Cat

Rimlit little black cat

Gomera Afterglow

Gomera Afterglow

La Gomera lit up in the afterglow at sunset