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British Bird Photograph of the Year 2011

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In 1976, British Birds launched the Bird Photograph of the Year competition. It was unique: it focussed then, as it still does now, purely on birds. And if you ask any wildlife photographer, you’ll find that it has become one of the most prestigious and coveted wildlife photography prizes in Europe.

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East Midlands Today’s weather presenter Sally Pepper is leaving her weather maps behind and going out in search of the wildlife on your doorstep.

Each month she will bring you amazing wildlife news, information and pictures from around the region with the help of local experts, including Tim Sexton (Attenborough Nature Reserve), top UK wildlife photographer Paul Hobson and Tim Appleton (Rutland Water Nature Reserve).

If you have spotted any unusual visitors in your local park, back garden or even in your city centre then show us your pictures.Please email a photo or video to emt@bbc.co.uk – not forgetting to include your name and where and when your picture was taken – and Sally could be popping round to take a closer look!

Your pictures could feature on East Midlands Today and may be included in our online galleries.

You might like to check out Paul Hobson’s top tips for wildlife photography before heading out with your camera.

Sally Goes Wild starts Thursday, 27 January in the wilds of the stunning Derbyshire Peak District in search of a true Arctic mammal – the mountain hare.

Original article by BBC East Midlands

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Peter Moonlight who graduated in December from the M.S.c Biological Photography and Imaging has passed on this piece of information. This web site has over 50 professional photographers from a number of genera writing articles about technique, equipment, photographic philosophy etc. There is some very good information


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