The Farne isles a superb place to visit for wildlife photography. Colonies of guillemots and puffins with close up shags! The arctic terns on Inner Farne are literally too close for comfort!

Puffin (fratercula arctca)
Puffin (fratercula arctca)

Mass take off

Puffin (fratercula arctca)
Puffin (fratercula arctca)

Struggling to land on a strong breeze

Puffin (fratercula arctca)
Puffin (fratercula arctca)

Come on lets go!

Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)
Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)

Calling for food : Farne isles

Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)
Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)

Consider wearing a hat when visiting the arctic tern colony!

Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)
Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)

Wide angle farne isles.

Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)
Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)

Incoming with sand eel

Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)
Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)

Male offering a sand eel to his mate

Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)
Arctic tern (sterna paradisaea)

Portrait