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Forum: Wildlife Art Friday 13th July 2018, 18:41
Replies: 2,639
Views: 278,151
Posted By Mackem George
Excellent Arthur some great detail there,nice to...

Excellent Arthur some great detail there,nice to see you back many thanks for showing.
GEORGE.
Forum: Trees, Flowers, Plants and Shrubs Sunday 1st July 2018, 09:45
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By Mackem George
Nutcracker /Aeshna5 many thanks guys for your...

Nutcracker /Aeshna5 many thanks guys for your prompt response especially confirming id,
had looked through three garden books that are sitting on my bookshelf but seemingly not hard enough. Have...
Forum: Trees, Flowers, Plants and Shrubs Saturday 30th June 2018, 19:14
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By Mackem George
Id Help

Noticed this plant on waste ground actually three or four growing,unable to establish what it is.
Plant is growing very erect took three or four photos these are think about the best was taken hand...
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 6th March 2018, 14:54
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By Mackem George
Some excellent tips/ideas will certainly have a...

Some excellent tips/ideas will certainly have a look at this.
GEORGE.
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 6th March 2018, 13:56
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By Mackem George
Hi Jape many thanks for your contact trying to...

Hi Jape many thanks for your contact trying to build up a collection of my own bird photos in order to build from there, certainly take on board your advice especially re charcoal.
Will be great to...
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 6th March 2018, 13:41
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By Mackem George
Hi Bryon thank you for your response just had a...

Hi Bryon thank you for your response just had a look at that site.
This could just be the thing that points me in the right direction.
Many thanks once again.
GEORGE.
Forum: Wildlife Art Monday 5th March 2018, 20:45
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By Mackem George
Warbler Sketches.

Couple sketches trying to make some head way,seem to have many blank days when attempting to sketch.
Certainly placing detail into a sketch is an area that evades me most.

GEORGE.
Forum: Tips For New Birders Sunday 21st January 2018, 19:27
Replies: 7
Views: 1,254
Posted By Mackem George
Some very good advice Andrea and certainly food...

Some very good advice Andrea and certainly food for thought there.
GEORGE.
Forum: Tips For New Birders Thursday 18th January 2018, 13:28
Replies: 7
Views: 1,254
Posted By Mackem George
Paul thank you for that heads up, if was carrying...

Paul thank you for that heads up, if was carrying over shoulder the tripod would be separate from scope.
Still thinking towards a backpack as appears lots of birders use a camera backpack to...
Forum: Tips For New Birders Thursday 18th January 2018, 11:28
Replies: 7
Views: 1,254
Posted By Mackem George
Many thanks guys for your input,suppose could...

Many thanks guys for your input,suppose could carry the stay on case over shoulder.Have a GIOTTOS tripod with its own carry case so that hopefully could accompany it on my shoulder.
Not so sure about...
Forum: Tips For New Birders Wednesday 17th January 2018, 19:43
Replies: 7
Views: 1,254
Posted By Mackem George
Which Backpack

Wondered if anyone can advise, have a HAWK NATURE TREK SCOPE 20-60MM X 80MM at present using it in a LOWERPRO FLIPSIDE 400 BACKPACK..
Now here is the problem when scope is inside backpack unable to...
Forum: Wildlife Art Friday 4th August 2017, 13:29
Replies: 2
Views: 2,448
Posted By Mackem George
Thank you for your kind comment and welcome to...

Thank you for your kind comment and welcome to the forum.
GEORGE.
Forum: Wildlife Art Thursday 27th July 2017, 19:44
Replies: 2
Views: 2,448
Posted By Mackem George
Heads Up Sketches

A very long time since put pencil to paper to make any kind of mark,so decided now was as good as any to make some type of attempt.
GEORGE.
Forum: Wildlife Art Saturday 15th April 2017, 10:07
Replies: 14
Views: 5,722
Posted By Mackem George
You not only have a talent for pencil work it...

You not only have a talent for pencil work it appears you have already conquered the watercolour aspect.
Some really excellent work there,keep going.
GEORGE.
Forum: Macro Photography Sunday 26th February 2017, 18:01
Replies: 0
Views: 4,632
Posted By Mackem George
Speedlite Advice

WANTING TO USE Canon 420EX SPEEDLITE OFF CAMERA using the Canon 600D.
As the body operates wirelessly it appears no need for cables,however there is some information that indicates an extension cable...
Forum: Wildlife Art Thursday 26th January 2017, 08:11
Replies: 20
Views: 13,303
Posted By Mackem George
Excellent work there Ian plenty detail even the...

Excellent work there Ian plenty detail even the reflection on the wall.
GEORGE.
Forum: Conservation Sunday 4th December 2016, 21:37
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By Mackem George
Mike Tomkies Naturalist/Writer

Its with much sadness learned of the passing of the great man Mike Tomkies.
Mike died on 6TH October renowned for his many books on wildlife Moobli his faithful Alsatian also A Last Wild Place based...
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 1st November 2016, 22:05
Replies: 1
Views: 1,283
Posted By Mackem George
Bird Sketches

Trying to get into sketching mode its being a long time since had a session with the pencils.
GEORGE.
Forum: Food and Feeders Tuesday 2nd August 2016, 20:02
Replies: 0
Views: 1,329
Posted By Mackem George
Squirrel Caged Feeders

Must used squirrel type feeders in my garden ,feeding sunflower hearts as i do pigeons will clean feeders out if ordinary feeders ones used.

GEORGE.
Forum: Canon Wednesday 27th April 2016, 20:55
Replies: 2
Views: 1,577
Posted By Mackem George
Graham many thanks for your responce lens arrived...

Graham many thanks for your responce lens arrived yesterday tried with Canon 450D was not sure at first,then placed with Canon 7D MK1 really impressed on there.
Have tried again on 450D and it does...
Forum: Canon Monday 18th April 2016, 21:06
Replies: 2
Views: 1,577
Posted By Mackem George
100-300mm Ef Usm F4.5/5.6 Lens Advice

This is a golden oldie wondered if anyone has used it or perhaps still is using,was thinking this could attach to a 450D body.
Walking around my local nature reserve where birds are usually pretty...
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Saturday 16th April 2016, 14:34
Replies: 20
Views: 3,498
Posted By Mackem George
Thought they kept the best till last John Simpson...

Thought they kept the best till last John Simpson appeared to be really interested and into the whole aspect of nature.
Forum: Wildlife Art Wednesday 17th February 2016, 09:21
Replies: 18
Views: 2,343
Posted By Mackem George
Tremendous detail there Trevor especially the...

Tremendous detail there Trevor especially the eyes and beak of the bird,seems the overall balance of the head gives you the base to proceed.
Really excellent work Trevor many thanks for...
Forum: Wildlife Art Monday 11th January 2016, 21:13
Replies: 2,639
Views: 278,151
Posted By Mackem George
Coming together Arthur. GEORGE.

Coming together Arthur.
GEORGE.
Forum: Wildlife Art Monday 21st December 2015, 19:37
Replies: 2,639
Views: 278,151
Posted By Mackem George
Mission accomplished Arthur,suppose thats the...

Mission accomplished Arthur,suppose thats the secret knowing when to stop.
GEORGE.
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