Tom Curtis's PhotoBlog

Commonly known as pampas grass, is a flowering plant native to southern South America, including the Pampas region after which it is named.

The Llama is a domesticated South American camelid, widely used as a meat and pack animal by Andean cultures since the Pre-Columbian era.

Bark on Birch tree a thin-leaved deciduous hardwood tree of the genus Betula, in the family Betulaceae, which also includes alders, hazels, and hornbeams.

Near Doncaster in South Yorkshire England a beautiful Grade I listed building set in acres of historic parkland with lakes, plantations and pleasure grounds…

Guelder Rose Berries these round, translucent, bright red berries appear in autumn in hanging bunches.

RSPB Old Moor Nature Reserve near Barnsley South Yorkshire England UK. A wonderful place to visit at any time of the year.

Frost on Norfolk Reeds. Picture was taken at RSPB Old Moornear Barnsley in South Yorkshire England.

Autumn Leaves. Well it seems as thought the season is now in full swing here in the UK with lots of amazing colour about.

Their plumage is not water-repellent, but "wettable." It has been suggested that the function of the spread-wing postures in these birds is to dry the wings…

Airliner possibly leaving Doncaster Sheffield Airport in South Yorkshire England. Picture was taken close to Doncaster.

Cattle in field. Don't quite know why this one has a collar on. Picture was taken in South Yorkshire England.

This picture was taken on a recent visit to Brodsworth Hall in South Yorkshire England. The Gardens have spectacularly restored to their full Victorian…

Autumn Leaves finally starting to appear here in Yorkshire England. Always looking nice until the winds come and then they are gone.

I have been told that I should be more creative with my photography. I took this picture the other morning when the mist was hanging low in the landscape. I…

Though the berries are harmless, the seed within is highly toxic. Unbroken it will pass through the body without being digested but if the seed is chewed…

Sunrise between the Turbines. It took just a few seconds before the sun was fully up, had I known I would have captured this on video.

Beech Leaves in Autumn,still not golden but a shade of yellow. Probably best they will get before they get blown off in the wind.

Ferrymoor Flash Nature Reserve near Grimethorpe in South Yorkshire England. A small lake which is very popular with local families feeding the ducks.

Sunset Silhouette, this picture was taken last night. The glow in the sky was quite amazing making all the surroundings look really dramatic.

Rose Silver Wedding a moderately vigorous, bushy Hybrid Tea rose with a neat, compact growth habit. This is still flowering in our garden.