The very best wildlife images are usually the result of many hours of endeavour. Sometimes you get lucky, but generally you need patience as well as an understanding of behaviour patterns and habits in order to achieve a successful outcome. Even then, as I’ve discovered all too often, there are no guarantees. Let’s face it, if it was easy, then it wouldn’t be so rewarding when you do succeed. Whilst browsing these gallery images, in many cases there’s also an option to view them in my online shop.