Category Archives: wildlife

African Jewel

One of our African Jewel Beetles sunbathing just after her tank had been misted. This is an unplanned cross between a Chlorocala africana oertzeni (Purple Jewel Beetle) & Chlorocala africana africana (Green Jewel Beetle). We think the result is stunning … Continue reading

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Ride A Black Swan

It’s not very often I get chance to see a Black Swan.  This one was a trusting soul. Take care until next time …

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Natural Symmetry

Tree & sky reflected in a canal last summer. Take care until next time …

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Sky Clouds Water (& Some Pieces Of Wood)

This shot reflects the beauty of a local nature reserve. As an added bonus, there was a pair of Kingfishers flying around the lake adding a vibrant splash of colour as the sunlight caught their wings & body. Take care … Continue reading

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English Summer Meadows

The beauty of an English Summer. Take care until next time …

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Winter Tranquility

I love to escape for a bit of solitude every so often to recharge, especially places like this lake on a cold winter’s day. Take care until next time …

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A Quiet Corner On A Stormy Lake

Sometimes when the storms are blowing we need to find a quiet corner where we can recover & be prepared to venture out again. My ‘quiet corner’ can be solitude, going on a walk, being with friends or talking to … Continue reading

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