Nature

  • Snowdrops by the Wall

    Image ID
    FOT669130
    Caption
    Snowdrops by the Wall
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    Cotton; Galanthus nivalis; snowdrops; flowers; dry stone wall; countryside; Europe; Britain; England; United Kingdom; UK; Staffordshire; bright; close-up; nature; outdoors; spring; vertical; grass; green; white
    Description
    A delightful clump of Snowdrops, (Galanthus nivalis), which were a very welcome sight after the long hard winter. The location was Cotton Lane, in the hamlet of Cotton near Alton in Staffordshire, England.
  • Bluebell Cluster

    Image ID
    FOT847294
    Caption
    Bluebell Cluster
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    Staffordshire; UK; Britain; England; blue; green; bright; spring; close-up; outdoors; vertical; woodland; United Kingdom; nature; Europe; wild flower; Newchurch; Hyacinthoides non-scripta; Bluebells
    Description
    A close-up view of a cluster of Bluebells in a woodland at Newchurch in Staffordshire, England.
  • Swan on the River Lathkill

    Image ID
    FOT852702
    Caption
    Swan on the River Lathkill
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    Lathkill Dale; Europe; Britain; UK; England; United Kingdom; Peak District; water; Derbyshire; river bed; reflections; River Lathkill; green; bright; spring; outdoors; white; nature; ripples; water plants; Mute Swan; Anatidae Cygnus olor; Over Haddon
    Description
    A Mute Swan, (Anatidae Cygnus olor), is pictured slowly swimming on the River Lathkill, in Lathkill Dale, near to Over Haddon in Derbyshire, England. This swan had a mate near by, who was sitting on their nest.
  • Globe Thistle (Echinops bannaticus)

    Image ID
    FOT883518
    Caption
    Globe Thistle (Echinops bannaticus)
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    plant; botanical; Globe thistle; green; blue; vertical; summer; outdoors; close-up; horticulture; suitable for dried flowers; leaves; stems; globose; Echinops bannaticus; flowers; blue-purple; stem; suitable for dried flower arrangement
    Description
    Echinops bannaticus is an upright perennial with globose, pale to mid-blue flower heads on tall stems with deeply cut leaves. The seed heads are often used in dried flower arrangements. The location was Drakelow in Derbyshire, England.
  • Male Fallow Deer Close-up

    Image ID
    FOT897339
    Caption
    Male Fallow Deer Close-up
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    europe, britain, united kingdom, uk, england, leicestershire, newtown linford, bradgate country park, animal, fallow deer, male, stag, grass, bright, close-up, green, reddish-brown, white, nature, outdoors, summer
    Description
    A close-up photo of a male Fallow Deer, sitting in the long grass. The scene was captured at Bradgate Country Park, near Newtown Linford, in Leicestershire, England.
  • Water Lily in the River Trent

    Image ID
    FOT911050
    Caption
    Water Lily in the River Trent
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    newton road park; water; river trent; river bed; green; summer; brown; lily pads; vertical; blue-grey; aquatic plant; water lily; nymphaeaceae; burton on trent; staffordshire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; europe
    Description
    A view of a Water Lily, (Nymphaeaceae), including the under water detail of the aquatic plant. It was shot from the river bank, and with the use of a polarising filter and a slow shutter speed, at Burton on Trent in Staffordshire, England.
  • Male Red Deer Close-up

    Image ID
    FOT1002099
    Caption
    Male Red Deer Close-up
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    calke park; derbyshire; uk; britain; england; calke abbey; united kingdom; europe; green; bright; spring; close-up; outdoors; brown; stag; nature; ticknall; animal; grazing; antlers; red deer; cervus elaphus; mammal
    Description
    A close-up view of a male red deer, (Cervus elaphus), grazing at Calke Park, near Ticknall in Derbyshire, England.
  • Canada Goose, Basking In The Sun

    Image ID
    FOT1012726
    Caption
    Canada Goose, Basking In The Sun
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    bird; antidae branta canadensis; canada goose; water; ripples; pond; bright; blue; black; white; brown; outdoors; shadow; staffordshire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; rolleston on dove
    Description
    A Canada Goose (Antidae Branta canadensis) basking in the morning sunshine, beside the pond at Rolleston on Dove, Staffordshire, England.
  • Mute Swan on Rolleston Pond

    Image ID
    FOT1013891
    Caption
    Mute Swan on Rolleston Pond
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    bird; mute swan; water; pond; water droplets; ripples; bright; brown; white; outdoors; rolleston on dove; staffordshire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom
    Description
    A Mute Swan on the pond at Rolleston on Dove, Staffordshire, England. This beauty was swimming close to his mate who was sitting on a nest of eggs.
  • Teasel Laced with Morning Dew

    Image ID
    FOT1032162
    Caption
    Teasel Laced with Morning Dew
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    teasel; dipsacus fullonum; seed head; stem; dew; bright; close-up; spider's web; blue; brown; outdoors; autumn; fall; sky; vertical; nature; Burton on Trent; Trent washlands; staffordshire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; europe
    Description
    A close-up view of a Teasel seed head, (Dipsacus fullonum), laced with spiders webs and dew, captured on a foggy morning beside the river at Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, England.
  • Female Fallow Deer in Bradgate Country Park

    Image ID
    FOT1032682
    Caption
    Female Fallow Deer in Bradgate Country Park
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    animal; deer; female; fallow deer; bracken; grazing; bright; brown; green; nature; outdoors; spring; dama dama; anstey; bradgate country park; leicestershire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; europe
    Description
    A female Fallow Deer (Dama dama), captured while grazing amongst the expanse of bracken, at Bradgate Country Park, near Anstey in Leicestershire, England.
  • Emerging Fronds of Bracken

    Image ID
    FOT1032868
    Caption
    Emerging Fronds of Bracken
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    pteridium aquilinum; bracken; ferns; botanical; foliage; anstey; bradgate country park; new; close-up; nature; outdoors; spring; vertical; beige; green; bradgate country park; leicestershire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; europe
    Description
    Emerging through the previous season's dead foliage, are new fronds of Bracken, (Pteridium aquilinum). The location is Bradgate Country Park, near Anstey in Leicestershire, England.
  • Canada Goose Portrait

    Image ID
    FOT1033236
    Caption
    Canada Goose Portrait
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    bird; wild fowl; goose; Canada goose; antidae branta canadensis; feathers; bill; head; eye; neck; wing; beak; black; beige; gray; grey; white; summer; vertical; outdoors; nature; Burton on Trent; branston water park; staffordshire; uk; britain; england;...
    Description
    A close-up photo of a Canada Goose, (Antidote Branta canadensis), standing by the waters edge, at Branston Water Park, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, England.
  • Grey Squirrel with its Food Store

    Image ID
    FOT1033591
    Caption
    Grey Squirrel with its Food Store
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    brook hollows; tree; animal; rodent; grey squirrel; sciurus carolinensis; bright; close-up; brown; gray; grey; white; outdoors; winter; snow; vertical; bark; tree trunk; staffordshire; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; rolleston on dove; europe
    Description
    A grey squirrel, (Sciurus carolinensis), happily feeding at the base of a tree in the spinney at Brook Hollows in Rolleston, Staffordshire, England. Unperturbed by my close presence, it went away and returned several times while I was shooting.
  • Fading Teasel Flower

    Image ID
    FOT1063742
    Caption
    Fading Teasel Flower
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    derbyshire; cromford; uk; britain; england; united kingdom; europe; leaves; close-up; outdoors; back-lighting; vertical; nature; wild flower; stem; teasel; dipsacus fullonum; upright; prickly; bracts; bokeh; fading
    Description
    A close-up photo of a fading Teasel flower head, (Dipsacus fullonum), captured beside the Cromford Canal at Cromford in Derbyshire, England.
  • Baby Fish Swimming Around the Lily Pads

    Image ID
    FOT1097672
    Caption
    Baby Fish Swimming Around the Lily Pads
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    bright; britain; england; gray; green; grey; outdoors; spring; uk; united kingdom; water; europe; derbyshire; swimming; ticknall; lily pads; close-up; water plants; aquatic plant; mere pond; lake; water lilies; baby fish; small fry; photo; calke park
    Description
    A close-up photo of baby fish swimming around the lily pads of Mere Pond in Calke Park near Ticknall, Derbyshire, England.
  • Bull Close-up, at Wardlow

    Image ID
    FOT1097899
    Caption
    Bull Close-up, at Wardlow
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    bright; britain; brown; england; green; landscape; outdoors; uk; united kingdom; white; europe; derbyshire; peak district; autumn; fall; close-up; male; animal; wardlow; mammal; photo; bull; bovine; nose ring; strip field; calm; watching intently; lying...
    Description
    A close-up photo of a bull at Wardlow, in Derbyshire, England. Having walked through the upper end of Cressbrook Dale, I was walking along a footpath towards Wardlow, when I came across this Bull. He was lying down in a very narrow strip field and the...
  • Storm Clouds, East of Monsal Head

    Image ID
    FOT1103183
    Caption
    Storm Clouds, East of Monsal Head
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4288 x 2848 px
    Keywords
    bright; britain; england; gray; green; grey; outdoors; sky; uk; united kingdom; europe; derbyshire; clouds; countryside; hills; peak district; autumn; fall; dry stone wall; dull; fields; barn; stormy; pasture land; monsal head; little longstone; storm...
    Description
    A scene of storm clouds sweeping across the landscape near to Little Longstone, east of Monsal Head in the Derbyshire Peak District of England.
  • Yellow Iris, (Iris pseudacorus)

    Image ID
    FOT1151203
    Caption
    Yellow Iris, (Iris pseudacorus)
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    2848 x 4288 px
    Keywords
    britain; england; staffordshire; uk; united kingdom; europe; barton marina; barton under needwood; bright; outdoors; vertical; close-up; lake; wild flower; upright; yellow iris; iris pseudacorus; perennial; bright yellow; grey-green
    Description
    A close-up photo of a Yellow Iris, (Iris pseudacorus). A common, strong perennial wild flower which grows in pond margins, marshes and on river banks. It has a flower of bright yellow on a tall stem, with grey-green sword-shaped leaves.This one was...
  • Burnet Rose, (Rosa pimpinellifolia)

    Image ID
    FOT1151654
    Caption
    Burnet Rose, (Rosa pimpinellifolia)
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    3456 x 4608 px
    Keywords
    britain; england; uk; united kingdom; europe; derbyshire; peak district; wild flower; national park; nature; bright; green; outdoors; white; vertical; yellow; leaves; close-up; petals; stems; shade; botanical; wolfscote dale; upright; burnet rose; rosa...
    Description
    A close-up photo of a Burnet Rose flower, (Rosa pimpinellifolia), beside the footpath through Wolfscote Dale in the Derbyshire Peak District of England. This wild rose often has solitary white flowers on thorny stems with green oval leaves. It grows...
  • Common Reed Seed Head

    Image ID
    FOT1185037
    Caption
    Common Reed Seed Head
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Rod Johnson
    Dimensions
    4912 x 7360 px
    Keywords
    bright ; britain ; england ; grass ; outdoors ; staffordshire ; uk ; united kingdom ; europe ; vertical ; close-up ; branston ; branston water park ; stem ; seed head ; upright ; perennial ; common reed ; phragmites australis ; large
    Description
    A close-up view of a Common Reed, (Phragmites australis) seed head, at Branston Water Park, in Branston, Staffordshire, England. The common reed is a tall perennial grass which grows in many wetlands around the world. Branston Water Park has the largest...