Just a short clip of the nesting behaviour from the blue tits. Continue reading Nest Action Day 3
The ECO-Star helicopter that took us into the Canyon.
Las Vegas Strip at Night
Just a couple of shots of the Las Vegas Strip at night. This was before I was told that I wasn’t allowed to use a tripod on MGM property. Apparently a tripod indicates that you are a professional – if only it was that easy, tripod sales would be through the roof!
From 14-21 February 2012 it will be National Nest Box Week, a chance for you to encourage birds in your garden to come home to roost! Continue reading National Nest Box Week 14-21 February 2012
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada is an area managed by the Bureau of Land Management as part of its National Landscape Conservation System, and protected as a National Conservation Area.
It is well worth a visit and an amazing contrast from the city in just a few miles. Bet you can’t guess why it’s called Red Rock Canyon?
Call for Entries – Open from 1st February
Your chance to win a prestigious photography award and cash prize of £5,000. With an overall prize fund worth £20,000, winners and commended entrants will have their work showcased in a national touring exhibition and stunning book, published by AA Publishing.
The 2012 competition closes on 12th May 2012. If you’re thinking of entering, or just want to know more, you can sign up for their free email newsletter by going to the British Wildlife Photography Awards website
I have now activated the nest box camera for 2012. A few blue tits have been having a look round both inside and out. A great tit was also showing interest but I’m not sure the access hole is big enough. Theoretically it’s not; I made the hole 28mm I think and great tits need about 32mm apparently. Continue reading Nest Box Camera Live for 2012
An Amazing Trip
Some images from a recent trip to the Grand Canyon. The helicopter trip seems pricey but it is well worth it with amazing views and disbelief at the staggering scale of it. You’ll wish you had if you don’t!