Category Archives: Nature

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The New Forest, Autumn 2018

For the last few days I’ve been in the New Forest, photographing the amazing autumn colours of the trees and forest floor.

Deep rich browns, oranges, yellows and greens have made this year’s New Forest autumn particularly spectacular.

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Stunning sunset at Sandbanks & Poole Harbour

This evening there was a stunning sunset at Sandbanks / Poole Harbour, Dorset.

These circles in the sand were briefly visible, before disappearing forever.

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Pink Poppy Fields Dorset, 2018

For the last four years I’ve been photographing Dorset’s pink poppy fields – Papaver somniferum, the opium poppy.  However, since the summer of 2017 there had been quite a bit of speculation, on the web, as […]

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Red Poppy Fields, Berkshire, 2018

I spotted this gorgeous sea of red poppies tucked away in a Berkshire valley, accessible only on foot. In fact I’d given up on finding any red poppies this year, and it was quite by […]

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Snow at Ashley Cross and Whitecliff, March 2018

This morning Poole was covered in a blanket of snow…. for the second time this month. I wrapped up warmly and trudged out to have a look at the snow at Parkstone Park, Ashley Cross, […]

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Poole Park Lake in the Ice & Snow – February 2018

A few photos from an early morning trip to look at the ice at Poole Park, Poole, Dorset. The day before this we’d had a little bit of snow, which then stuck to ice that […]

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‘The Tree’

Almost exactly a year ago to the day I found this lonely pine tree at Morden Bog, in Dorset, but I’ve only just edited the photo.  All the other trees had been felled, leaving just […]

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Dorset sunflower field at sunset

This evening I spent a bit of time wandering around a field of majestic sunflowers at sunset. I’d been to the same Dorset sunflower field in July, but very early in the day. Tonight there was […]

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Red poppy field Dorset 2017

Today, on the way back from photographing a white daisy field, I spotted a field of wheat interspersed with red poppies. Of course I had to stop and take photos: you can’t drive by a […]

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Sunrise over an ox-eye daisy field Dorset

This morning I was up at an extremely unsocial hour of the day in order to take sunrise photos of a field of white daisies in Dorset (ox-eye daisies).  I’d spotted the beautiful white daisies […]