The perigree moon

The clearest and crispest of evenings gave a spectacular view of the biggest and brightest full moon that will be seen in 2010. This was due to the coincidence of the full moon cycle and the moon’s close proximity to the earth due to its elliptical orbit, resulting in it…

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Badger’s Eye Sunset

I recently bought a camouflage hood and gloves to aid my wildlife watching and a warm sunny evening last Wednesday provided the first opportunity to test out their invisibility properties. Checking the wind direction I decided my first stop would be the badger’s sett so I hooded up and entered…

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Hares at full moon

I took another walk around the wood on Sunday night and as usual came across the family of hares that live there. With a full moon rising to the east above the River Rib I thought the association of the two would make a nice shot. Hares and a full…

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