Category Archives: Animals and Wild Life

Gossamer Threads

Here’s something you don’t see very often, if at all. Gossamer threads at ground level. This image was taken on our short walk on the South Downs as seen in the previous post – click here to view. My wife … Continue reading

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Squirrel Nutkin

Sometimes you have to hunt for the images, and other times they come to you. This one came to me – in anticipation of being offered something to eat. This image was taken in the churchyard in the centre of … Continue reading

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Observation Post

Two weeks in a mountain village like Zermatt is an opportunity for daily walking, but I always spend the occasional hour or two within the village on the look-out for something a little different. I spotted this cat on an … Continue reading

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Sea Gull

If you live not too far from the sea, then you will be familiar with the cry of the Sea Gull and used to seeing them soaring and wheeling through the air or sitting on roof tops. And, of course, … Continue reading

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Waiting Patiently

I pass this spot every day on my way into the shop where I buy the daily newspaper  and quite often there is a dog tethered to the wall waiting patiently for its owner to reappear. I couldn’t resist a shot … Continue reading

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Your lunch is at risk

Seagulls are predators and thieves. There was a time when a day at the seaside involved sitting outside enjoying the sun, quietly minding one’s own business, and enjoying an ice cream or fish and chips. Not any longer. Seaside towns … Continue reading

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Do I look happy?

Am I happy? Do I look happy? I’m about as happy as Eeyore on one of his bad days and that is very, very not-happy. So, looking cheerful today is quite impossible. How would you like it if someone grabbed … Continue reading

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