Category Archives: Wildlife

Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2013

Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2013 Visit the Website The Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 2013 opens it’s doors for entries soon. Start taking your wildlife entries for this competition. Not much time to enter from opening to close dates. The … Continue reading

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Superb Starling

Superb Starling Continuing in the wildlife vein, todays image is of a Superb Starling A very common bird, the only way to avoid seeing it in Kenya is to keep your eyes permanently closed. In suitable areas it’s quite often seen in … Continue reading

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Owl

Eagle Owl Portrait Todays wildlife image post is an Eagle Owl Portrait I did quite a while ago. I really like these animals they are a fantastic subject for photographers with their massive eyes, they make for a good image. … Continue reading

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Spotted Hyena

Spotted Hyena The spotted hyena is a common dog–like carnivore found on the dry open plains of the Masai Mara and much of sub–Saharan Africa. Dark spots cover yellow–brown fur and their long muscular necks and powerful shoulders make them … Continue reading

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Red Squirrel

Red Squirrel Latin Name (Sciurus vulgaris) Red squirrel numbers have declined dramatically since the introduction of the American grey squirrel They have also declined in numbers owing to a pox which is carried by the grey squirrel Red squirrel’s fur … Continue reading

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Golden Eagle

 Golden Eagle Todays image post is a portrait of  a Golden Eagle. This was taken in North Yorkshire and is an image  of a captive bird. It had to be taken through glass as the Eagle was very restless on … Continue reading

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Shy African Girl

Shy African Girl This photograph was taken in Tanzania whilst out on an outreach program with a Local Orphanage called Light In Africa. she was really a very  Shy African Girl I entered the image into the black and white … Continue reading

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Sika Stag

Sika deer are quite a small species of deer, with males (stags) up to about 80cm at the shoulder. Females (hinds) are slightly smaller. The summer coat is reddish with white spots, turning very dark grey-brown in winter. There is … Continue reading

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European Wolf

I have had this image of a European wolf in my portfolio for sometime now, but still love it and thought it may be a good addition to my wildlife posts here at wildshots. I travelled to Romania to see … Continue reading

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Tree Climbing Lioness

Tree Climbing Lioness A photograph taken in Tanzania at the Lake Manyara national park. I visited Lake Manyara on our way back from the Serengeti and after visiting the Ngorongoro Conservation Area which was originally part of the Serengeti. We … Continue reading

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