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Don’t they know that smoking kills?

I watched this Rhesus Macaque spend a good five minutes trying to get in to a pack of cigarettes at the Monkey Temple in Kathmandu. Advertisements

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Praying Monkey

  This was taken at Swayambhunath in Kathmandu, Nepal, aka the Monkey Temple. I will do another post about this place at a later date, but for now here is a photo I am fond of.  Throughout the temple complex, … Continue reading

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Nearly a year…..

So I have failed to update this for nearly a year now. I have many an excuse lined up for this (in no particular order): doing 5 years of exams in the space of 9 months and failing a third … Continue reading

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Hoverfly Close-up

I took this photo last summer. I zoomed the photo in too much when editing it, but I like the bright colours. Someone identified the species as Helophilus pendulus. The photo below is of the same hoverfly but taken from … Continue reading

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Diving Coot

I watched a coot diving at Hyde Park and tried to take photos to capture a good pose. I didn’t really manage that! But I found it interesting to watch how it dives and re-emerges. When it dives in to … Continue reading

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Return of the Fox!

The fox I saw the other day made an appearance again tonight… and again I failed to get any good photos of it!   I didn’t want to get too close, because last time it ran away when I went … Continue reading

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Double Vision

Tufted Ducks all look the same and never seem to have any individual quirks. I like how these two are lined up and facing the same angle.

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