BBC , Animals with Cameras

New on on the BBC , Animals with Cameras. In this groundbreaking new series wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan joins forces with scientists to put cameras on animals. Together, they make extraordinary discoveries about the lives of some of the planet’s most fascinating species. New series starts on Thursday 1st February  at 8.00pm on BBC 1 [...]

Photo Competition

The Daily Mail are holding a British Wildlife photography competition. First prize, a camera and lens package plus a four day holiday with Simon Stafford.   open to amateur photographers only there are 5 categories to. Chose from Mammals Birds Insects Fish , Reptiles, Amphibians Under 18s   Closing date 4th May 2018 for more [...]

Jo Angell – The Waxwing

The Waxwing by Jo Angell My first image takes pride of place and features in my calendar for the month of January. The waxwing, a starling sized bird with a prominent and distinctive crest with colourful markings. They travel over from Scandinavia in the winter and feast on the berries particularly rowan and hawthorn. Last [...]

Who’s copying who ?

Just arrived in the post , February's edition of the BBC Wildlife magazine. Always worth a read but especially this month. Features include Britian's favourite Red, the squirrel ( next months meet the model ) , wildlife watching in the Garden.....( th garden guest Book ) and a feature on wildlife blogs ?  


Wanted - images of a Mole for a future edition of Meet the Model. Can you help , do you have any photographs of a Mole. Any image used will have full credit to the original photographer included in the article plus a link at the bottom back to his or her site. If you [...]