Richard Shucksmith (@ImagesEcology )

Richard Shucksmith

Bio Photographer & Cameraman
Marine biologist/ecologist
Owner & guide Shetland Photo Tour
Co-author Otters in Shetland: The Tale of the draatsi

Location Shetland Islands
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Account created 22-07-2013 15:08:44
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Android : Some fantastic work going on at Alladale Wilderness Reserve in Sutherland. Trees going in the ground, peatlands being restored, jobs being created. Check out this interview with owner and custodian, Paul Lister. #rewilding scotlandbigpicture.com/Images/2020/06…

Twitter Web App : Tomorrow, Tuesday 30th June at ~20.00 GMT, in episode 18 of my Twitter plankton series #DavidAttenborough talks about sea butterflies. Did you even know there were such creatures?, theres one in this picture. First, catch up with episodes 1-16 in my Pinned Thread ZEISS Microscopy

Twitter Web App : An absolutely humbling afternoon today watching this magnificent Minke Whale feeding in a sheltered bay on the edges of Lerwick.

Other British towns have urban foxes - here in #Shetland we have urban whales.

Twitter Web App : Beautiful image is well worth a buy with 25% of profit going to the Scottish Seabird Centre. twitter.com/scottishseabir…

Android : This wee Puffin was a bit too close to film on the big camera..........so nice to be put filming them again with all the permissions to do it!

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Twitter Web App : It’s #worldotterday today we have our beloved Eurasian Otter (Lutra lutra), the only wild species of otter in the UK. Adapted to living in freshwater and hunting in seawater it thrives around the coast particularly places like #Shetland