Poison Dart Frog

Just 5cm long, the Golden Poison Dart Frog is amongst the most poisonous of all living creatures in the wild, each typically carrying enough toxin to kill between 10 and 20 humans. Fortunately, given my close proximity here, they are completely harmless when raised in captivity with a controlled diet far away from their natural… Continue reading Poison Dart Frog

Fly Guy

This dragonfly was one of many shot just last month on the island of Tabarca, a marine reserve with stunning clear waters and the smallest permanently inhabited islet in Spain with a population of around 70. I have better macros but wanted to share this to prove you don’t need lots of expensive specialist equipment… Continue reading Fly Guy

Basic Instinct

I stepped out one evening last week to put some rubbish in the bin and nearly ate this spider, who’d made its web right across the bin alcove.  Instead of freaking out I grabbed the macro lens and a flash to capture the image you see here.  Over the years I’ve used the discipline and… Continue reading Basic Instinct