Magpie in flight

  I have been feeding this bird on the post for almost a month now and it has become quite tame. I can stand close enough to get pictures with the 800mm lens, but the bird does not pose well. It lands on the post with its head down, grabs whatever food is available andContinue reading “Magpie in flight”

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Workshop for focus4nature and the Royal Photographic Society

Workshop for focus4nature and the Royal Photographic Society On the 18th February 2012 I am giving a workshop on wildlife photography in Bath. This is organised through the RPS and sponsored by focus4nature. It runs from 10:00 am until 4:30PM. Full details on the RPS web site at RPS For bookings contact the RPS at;Continue reading “Workshop for focus4nature and the Royal Photographic Society”

Sell your Canon kit now, before it is 5 years old!

Canon U.K. have just told me in writing that they can’t repair my 300mm F4 lens as they only keep spare parts for 5-7 years on all their products. I bought it new in 2004 for ¬£1000. I am not certain what part is required, but suspect the image stabilizer module. What a terrible service.Continue reading “Sell your Canon kit now, before it is 5 years old!”