Water droplet drip

Drip (Large) watermarked

A water droplet drips from the Sunburnt-orange beak of a Mute Swan.

*Shot on a Panasonic Lumix G5 16mp micro 4/3 system digital camera using a Panasonic 45-200mm f/4-5.6 G Vario O.S. telephoto lens with camera settings at ISO-250, aperture at f/8, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/640 seconds*

Hand in hand across Morecambe Bay

Hand in hand

A silhouetted couple stroll hand in hand across the sea-dappled sand of Morecambe Bay…

*Shot on an Olympus E-P1 12mp micro 4/3 system digital camera using an Olympus 40-150mm f/4-5.6 ED R lens with camera settings at ISO-125, aperture at f/9, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/1600 seconds*

Creamy bokeh

Creamy bokeh

A lovely blurred background, just the right thing in order to emphasise your foreground subject…

*Shot on a Canon 70d 20.2mp dSLR using a Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens with settings at ISO-200, aperture at f/5.6, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/160 seconds*

Joy

Joy (Large) watermarked

This joyful Springer Spaniel has found its own happiness through nothing more than a retrieved stick!

*Shot on a Panasonic Lumix G5 16mp micro 4/3 system digital camera using a Panasonic 45-200mm f/4-5.6 G Vario O.S. telephoto lens with camera settings at ISO-200, aperture at f/6.3, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/4000 seconds*

 

In macro

In macro

*Shot on a Canon 600d 18mp dSLR using a Sigma f/2.8 105mm EX Macro lens with settings at ISO-100, aperture at f/3.2, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/400 seconds*

Pebble-dashed wingbeats

Pebble-dashed wingbeats

A female House Sparrow is rendered frozen in mid-flap as she flies across the pebble-dashed facade of a nearby house, her jagged shadow casting its darkened spread in time with each wingbeat.

*Shot on a Panasonic Lumix G5 16mp micro 4/3 system digital camera using a Panasonic 45-200mm f/4-5.6 G Vario O.S. telephoto lens with camera settings at ISO-200, aperture at f/6.3, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/4000 seconds*

Christmas switch on

Christmas switch on

Just waiting for a Z-list celebrity now to flick the lights on…

*Shot on a Canon 600d 18mp dSLR using a Canon EF 100-300mm f/4.5-5.6 USM telephoto lens with settings at ISO-200, aperture at f/7.1, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/320 seconds*

Corolla

Corolla

*Shot on a Canon 600d 18mp dSLR using a Sigma f/2.8 105mm EX Macro lens with settings at ISO-100, aperture at f/6.3, spot metering mode and an exposure time of 1/1600 seconds*