Category: How To

May 30, 2018 NTGates No comments exist

The European brown bear has an incredible refuge in Europe. I went to search for them in Romania’s Carpathian Mountains in October 2017. Romania has somewhere in the region of 5-6,000 wild brown bears, having recovered from around 1,000 individuals in the early 20th century. The reason that Romania is The Bear capital of Europe (well,…

November 4, 2015 NTGates No comments exist

Have you seen those brilliant photos showing the inside of a blue tit’s nest, with young chicks reaching up to be fed by the entering parent? If that’s the shot you’re trying to emulate, there’s a good chance it was taken using the method I’ll describe below. It involves quite a degree of planning, but…