Tag: photography

Developing Your Eye, Day 1: Home

The title for Day 1 of Developing Your Eye is ‘Home’. Now, without wishing to sound poncey, I’ve always thought of ‘home’ as a state of mind rather than a place. I can form an attachment to any one particular place quite quickly, as long as I feel happy and relaxed there, and for this I need books,…

Cups and Cakes: More Fungal Fun

Truth be told, it was Dr B who spotted this one. It’s a Scarlet Elf Cup. It’s not a very good specimen, but it’s labelled in my mushroom-spotting book as ‘Widespread but occasional’, so I’m quite excited about it. Other recent sightings: this fungus is called Cramp Balls and it grows on dead wood. Also known as…