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Recent content by Acid John

  1. Acid John

    Dropping Eastern France

    That looks like Wood Pigeon.
  2. Acid John

    Possible Narrow-lipped Helleborine

    Wow, that is big.:D As the actress said to the bishop
  3. Acid John

    Possible Narrow-lipped Helleborine

    Kev this is my go to book. It is really good.
  4. Acid John

    Green-flowered Helleborine

    I think with the recent incidents of Orchid theft you might find people loath to give precise details.
  5. Acid John

    Hampshire flower ID please

    The calyx teeth look nice and pointy as they should be for latifolia.
  6. Acid John

    Is this an oxygenating plant?

    It is a Callitriche, but you need mature fruits, stamens and possibly pollen to identify which of the variable species you have.
  7. Acid John

    Hampshire flower ID please

    And it is a female.
  8. Acid John

    ID North Yorkshire

    Another suggestion could be a small section of Japanese Knotweed re-growing:eek: The young leaves look more arrow head like than the adult leaves.
  9. Acid John

    ID North Yorkshire

    Rub a little bit on your lip, if it tastes lemony it is Sorrel.
  10. Acid John

    A geranium(?) but which?

    Possibly Geranium palmatum or a hybrid with those glandular hairs on the flower stalks.
  11. Acid John

    I know it's not an Aeonium, but what is it?

    That is very interesting. It appears to be a Umbilicus that has lost its' basal leaves but is still about to form a flowering stem.
  12. Acid John

    DSLR neck strap or ?

    I just had to put it on, yes you are right on the rubber position which I do not use preferring to carry the camera on my left hip or behind in the centre of my back. . With me I have it connected to the camera with one end and the lens with the other.
  13. Acid John

    I took some pictures of birds today

    Just seeing what my photos look like on here. The Reed Bunting was1/1600 and probably leaning on a fence post with good light. The Hare was 1/2000 and bad light no tripod. The Dunnock was 1/2000 and good light no tripod. I need to have high speeds because of tremors combined with subjects that...
  14. Acid John

    DSLR neck strap or ?

    I prefer the Peak Design Slide. https://www.peakdesign.com/products/slide It is broader and seems to give more cushioning across the shoulder.
  15. Acid John

    AF fine tune

    I'm with Niels either back focusing or focused on the coconut. Check your focus point to see (use single point focus).