Bishops Wood is a beautiful nature reserve in Swansea, Wales. It has 46 acres of woodland and limestone grassland, and it is home to many rare plants and animals. Bishops Wood is also a site of special scientific interest and a special area of conservation. You can enjoy a walk through the ancient trees, admireContinue reading “A Visit To Bishops Wood And Caswell Bay”
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My First Red Mushrooms (Fly Agaric)!
I’ve been hunting red mushrooms (Fly Agaric) for many years, but I’ve never been successful, so while on a recon this morning for a group walk, I actually managed to find a few! I didn’t take my proper cameras, but had my trusty phone, so not all was lost! There we have it, just aContinue reading “My First Red Mushrooms (Fly Agaric)!”
A family day out on the Pontwalby trail
The great thing about having the Olympus EPL8 is that its so small and compact, that I can take it with me as if its a mobile phone, and capture really good quality images of the family, and they don’t blink an eye as it doesn’t look like my Fujifilm X-T3! Today was another reconContinue reading “A family day out on the Pontwalby trail”
Clyne Valley With A Yashica 5cm Manual Lens!
So today I went on a group meet. Sadly, I didn’t stay the full length as I was feeling a bit rough after an hour or so, but I managed to get some great images. Clyne Valley, in Black Pill, Swansea, is a track that follows an old rail track, and has some great opportunitiesContinue reading “Clyne Valley With A Yashica 5cm Manual Lens!”
Autumn At Craig Y Nos (With New Fujifilm Recipe)
Autumn is here, and the signs of it are everywhere! What better way to enjoy the delights of autumn than visit a local 40 acre country park just inside the Brecon Beacons, with splendid views, a Victorian castle, ponds and so much more! Plus it gave me chance to try out a new Fujifilm recipeContinue reading “Autumn At Craig Y Nos (With New Fujifilm Recipe)”