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The Norwegian Society for Botanical Artists - newly founded today!

This has been a very eventful day. As a result of the visit to Kew Gardens today, and a serious discussion there inspired by exhibits in the Shirley Sherwood Gallery, we decided to found the Norwegian Society of Botanical Artists – Den Norske Foreningen for Botaniske Kunstnere. 424 more words

Botanical Art Norway

LAST OUTING WITH THE 150-500mm lens

The last walk in which I took my (now sold) 150-500mm lens was to try and capture some images of the tiny Eastern Spinebills (Acanthorhynchus… 1,845 more words



Yesterday, I said farewell to an old friend.

My Sigma 150-500mm 5 – 6.3 lens relocated permanently to eBay Heaven and surprisingly, I felt all the better for moving on. 950 more words

Nature Photography

Weekdays outing to Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne

10 February 2015

We watched the weather forecasts carefully and the latest maximum estimate of 32o promised to be comfortable under shade. It was, and a group of 18 met to the calls of many Bell Miners.  451 more words

Diane Tweeddale

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh Part II

Second part of the Royal Botanic Gardens.

Photographs by Jacques …


SEA ONION (Urginea maritima)

Sometimes one can be too efficient.  Last night I sorted my afternoon’s photography from the Royal Botanic Gardens into their respective folders BEFORE I posted the images I wanted to share with you.   178 more words


The Alpine House, Kew Gardens

Taken on 11th October 2014 using a Canon EOS 7D. Taken in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London.