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Wildlife portrait photographer from the UK. My web site sharp photography
February 2024's issue of A Sharp Eye on on wildlife photography is on Australia.
The first five previous editions of my free magazine offer photography tips and promote Wikipedia & Commons.
The Read online links take you to a flip book of what I have called "medium quality"ː

You can access downloadable pdf versions by visiting the Sharp Eye on wildlife photography page Please feel free to use any of the wildlife photos that I have uploaded on Wikimedia Commons, most of which are used in Wikipedia articles, with attribution Charles J Sharp. Please remember that images uploaded before 2020 may not have been processed with the latest software. I can quickly re-process them for you.
Here are my own favourites, my Commons Featured pictures (469 from 58 countries), Quality images and Valued images
I have galleries of European birds, European butterflies and European dragonflies on Commons.
These animals were not photographed in zoos, safari parks, rescue centres, butterfly houses, in captivity or in a studio.
Many of the images are geocoded with very precise geocodes (six decimal places). Please do not take account of more than three decimal places.

Featured pictures on English Wikipedia[edit]

Galleries of my featured pictures
mammals; birds; insects and spiders; reptiles and frogs

mammals       birds       insects and spiders       reptiles and frogs

These featured pictures were taken in 50 countries:

Future FP nominations[edit]

Anyone is welcome to nominate these images

FP nominations that failed to reach quorum because of insufficient votes or technical quality issues[edit]

These will be renominated by me if not nominated by another user.

Signpost and Tree of Life[edit]

Signpost Article[edit]

May 2020: Gallery of images from new magazine - A Sharp Eye on wildlife photography

Tree of Life Interview[edit]

August 2019: Interview for Tree of Life July 1-31 (Editor spotlight: Photographing the tree of life)

Signpost Interview[edit]

December 2017 Interview for The Signpost, 18 December 2017

stamp collecting[edit]