Water Rail, Weasel, foxes & Kingfishers… a week at Yew View!

As summer slips into Autumn, YewView is heaving with mellow fruitfulness…. in more ways than one! I have now been working at this beautiful site for just over a year and we have… Continue reading

Moors for the Future – Community Science Launch Event

This week, I was delighted to be asked to be part of The ‘Moors for the Future’ Launch event for a Community Science project. Joseph Margetts, the Community Science Project Communications Officer had contacted me… Continue reading

Prickly Diner Makeover

With hedgehogs only visiting very early in the season, my Prickly Diner was left rather empty and I decided to give it a bit of a makeover to encourage the small mammals into… Continue reading

Dog Crate Feeding Station Success

Last month, I came up with an idea to help prevent some of the larger birds and the squirrels dominating my feeders and demolishing all the expensive foods I use to attract a… Continue reading

Another great visitor to the YewView Kingfisher post!

Our Kingfisher post at Yew View has been attracting lots of visitors. The kingfisher visits just about every day, sometimes several individuals and we have captured lots of footage of these amazing visitors.… Continue reading

My Shetland Images now online…..

It seems an age ago I was in the stunning Shetland Islands, watching and photographing some of the amazing wildlife there! After a very busy summer, I have finally found the time to… Continue reading

My Farne Island Images… finally online!

I have finally found the time to take a proper look through the Farne Islands images that I took when I visited back in May! You can check out my blog post all… Continue reading

A surprise with a Squirrel Birth

At Yew View, we had been watching a squirrel take over our lovely Barn Owl Box! With no owls showing interest, we were happy that someone had chosen to take up residence of… Continue reading

Using the Manfrotto KLYP Macro iPhone lens

I never imagined I would be using my phone as much as I do for wildlife photography! Armed with a Canon 7D MrkII and a Canon 2.8 macro lens, why would I ever… Continue reading

A Brilliant BirdFair!

I always look forward to Birdfair, but this one has really been amazing. Fantastic weather, a great team on the Bushnell stand and a wonderful show in so many ways. I was let off… Continue reading