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    Where to Photograph Ptarmigan in the Cairngorms

    Ptarmigan are pretty high on the wish list of birders and photographers visiting the Scottish Highlands in winter. Finding Ptarmigan is one thing, knowing where to photograph Ptarmigan is another challenge. The following article represents the culmination of over 200 days spent in the mountains over the last five years; watching, read more

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    Chalkhill Blues on the South Downs

    Mill Hill Nature Reserve is an unimproved chalk grassland since 1937 (and almost certainly before this) of nearly 35 acres – it is a great area for photographing butterflies. Shoreham Bank (Mill Hill) is the most nationally famous of the Sussex butterfly sites. This fame was created by the huge numbers and read more

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    Photographing Terns on Anglesey

    Photographing Sandwich Tern and Arctic Terns in this stunning location, on a late spring evening, is one the highlights of the photographic calendar. Cemlyn is one of NWWT's star reserves and is regarded as Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is valued for both its scenic qualities and its unique range of wildlife and is as popular with general visitors as it is with birdwatchers and naturalists. It includes a large lagoon, separated from the sea by a spectacular, naturally created shingle ridge. During the summer months it is home to one of the most important tern colonies in Wales, including Sandwich terns.