A selection of photographs taken from some of my favourite places.
La Push Sunset, ocean sunset on the Washington coast
Fleece on a wire fence - Lovely early morning light. Lovely light and wool, a winning combination! Cumbria, UK.
Desert Tree - Arches National Park Utah, moments before a storm hit.
A close encounter one evening with this beautiful Sparrow hawk.
Sanderling, North Berwick, Scotland.
Lichens, Borrowdale in Cumbria
Derwentwater & Catbells, Cumbria
One of those unforgetable moments when out for a walk I came across this young Kingfisher and was able to observe it learning to catch tadpoles.
The Boardwalk - Grand Prismatic Spring, Yellowstone, cold day early June.
Landscape Arch -
Desert Rock - Monument Valley a place of amazing contrasts red desert rocks, blue skies, white clouds.
Butte Sunset - Monument Valley
Molten Barn - Mormon Row, Grand Teton National Park USA in June.
Schwabacher’s Landing - Grand Teton National Park. Finally the weather lifted to reveal the Teton range in all their glory
Coyote - Yellowstone National Park. My first encounter with a coyote, I was scared to bits, thought it was a wolf, he was just looking for birds eggs to eat.
Cliff Swallow - Hayden Valley, Yellowstone National Park
Iceberg and a Seagull - Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon Southern Iceland. My favourite place ever!
Ice on the Beach - Salty water makes beautiful patterns on stranded icebergs on the beach. Jökulsárlón , Iceland
Jökulsárlón - Icebergs washed up on the beach at Jökulsárlón, Iceland
Skógafoss - In all its glory, Iceland
Heceta Head - Looking toward Heceta lighthouse Pacific Ocean,Lane County, Oregon.
Gulls on Cannon Beach - Cannon Beach, Oregon. USA
Silhouetted Gulls - Cannon Beach, Oregon.
Nidri Harbour, Greece
Langdale Barn - Langdale, Lake District
Taking Shelter - Impending storm highlights the rigging on a tall ship, Dublin, Ireland.
Christmas Morning - A lone kayaker paddled towards us out of the mist, Derwentwater, Cumbria
Ying and Yang - Patterns on a Buddhist temple floor, Vancouver.
Bluebells - Bow Wood, Cromford, Derbyshire
Ash Tree - Silhouetted by the Moon, the back garden!
Caring Hands - Farmer at Ashbourne Show