Saturday, 27 November 2010


Caught this plane by Coniston Water on my camera using burst mode.  Turns out to be the eurofighter!

Friday, 26 November 2010

Brocken spectre

Saw my first Brocken spectre on Tuesday on Bowfell.  What a great sight.  This picture doesn't do it justice.  I thought I would never see one.  It was there in a  flash and then it was gone.

Here is an explanation:

Wednesday, 10 November 2010


Saw a sparrowhawk in my garden yesterday.  It looked more like this:

than the kestrel: