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Well, everything is ok in my garden at this moment in time :o))
With the isolating we are having to do I’m having to do things myself as my new gardener I had come last year is in isolation too, I’ve always cut my own grass as I like doing it :o))
I have also been busy with my Hobby “Photography” I bought myself a secondhand hand Nikon Lens 200-500mm for Bird Photography, Wow! It sure is a heavy lens, I need muscles on my muscles LOL, I thought you may like to look of some of the photos my Hubby & I have taken with it, I know it’s not gardening but the wildlife live in my garden.
xx Jackie xx
PS My Shih tzu Pebbles had to be included LOL

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Oh my, I wouldn't know which photo to give the top prize to, they are all gorgeous!

Thank you so much for sharing.

3 Apr, 2020


they are good lenses and the proof as they say....

Lovely photos well framed. The definition on the feathers is excellent.
thanks for sharing them with us.

3 Apr, 2020


Even the sparrows look exotic in your photos! Bet you are pleased with your new lens! You did well to capture that little mouse - and the goldfinch is gorgeous. Your photos are a joy.

3 Apr, 2020


Thanks for your comments, I still have a lot to learn as some of the pics should be sharper, for instance, the mouse pic I had to sharpen as I took it through a double glazed window which isn't a good idea LOL.
I will now be able to practice more now due to the better weather coming my way, with this lens I need good light, my hubby Barry & I will attempt to make a Hide.

Shhhh! I haven't told him yet LOL, somewhere deep in the Summerhouse I have a big sheet of Camouflage Netting that would be great, Barry could make a frame hopefully :o))
I'll take Photo's of it in the making if your interested?
xx Jackie xx

4 Apr, 2020


We all love to see photos, whether they are flowers, trees, wildlife or pets, they all in some way relate to your garden. And.. we like to see photos of days out and achievements, we just like photos really!
These are stunning and you have Sparrows!
The British Trust of Ornithology is always wanting people to count the birds in their garden.,6TC8W,39H1QR,RAFDT,1
Is you cute caravan a bird feeder or bird nestbox?

4 Apr, 2020


You have a great collection of wild life coming in your garden your photo are wonderfully so clear . Pebbles is so cute keep your hobby up .

4 Apr, 2020


I found the camouflage netting, just got to make a frame now, I have some plastic piping from when I made a frame tunnel to go over my pond to cover with netting :o)) So will make a start on the Hide today :o))
PS. Funny...... but my hat is getting tight with all your lovely comments xx

5 Apr, 2020


Really love your photos, please keep putting them on here. I especially like the goldfinch which is one of my favourite birds. I have a small one clipped on to my handbag, I bought it from the RSPB shop at Fairhaven Lake Lytham St.Annes. Its so good how our gardens attract such lovely wildlife

5 Apr, 2020


Oh! I have a problem? The Nikon Camera & Lens is too heavy for me, it has hurt my wrist so Hubby is having it & I’m going over to Sony, I have an a6000 & will buy the 200-600mm to go with it, so when it arrives in June I will put some more pictures on :o)) xx Jackie xx

31 May, 2020


Still waiting for my Lens to arrive LOL

14 Jun, 2020


Absolutely beautiful pics!

9 Apr, 2021


Beautiful photos Jackie. I hope you are as pleased with the new one when it arrives. Aren’t the goldfinches gorgeous.

22 Jun, 2021


ps..Pebbles is a cutie. x

22 Jun, 2021


I now have my new lens :o))
We moved the Caravan Bird House to a different place & now have Great Tits nesting in it :o)) xx

23 Jun, 2021


Goldengirl is my other name so It is I that now has my new lens LOL, sorry for any confusion?

25 Jun, 2021


Love your photos, particularly the little mouse.

23 Dec, 2021

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