August 2017
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 Unless otherwise credited all pictures on this website are  © Jon Wornham
21st August
Aerial photography at the Calf Sound yesterday morning  -  DJI Phantom 4 Pro 20/8/17
19th August
Jurby Church and the north west coast yesterday afternoon.  Nikon D7100  18/8/17
Curraghs Wildlife Park
A few pictures taken yesterday evening at a special Members & Guests only evening opening.  One of the highlights for me was being able to access the walkway through  the Ring Tailed Lemur enclosure, which has been closed due to visitors persistently feeding the lemurs, despite notices asking them not to as some human foodstuffs are dangerous for the lemurs.  Nikon D7100  18/8/17
On a walk out into the Curragh we spotted one of the wild wallabies with two youngsters, although I only manged to photograph one of them.
Nikon D7100  18/8/17
18th August
From a second flight undertaken yesterday morning from a bit further south, at Little Ness on the Marine Drive.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro  17/8/17
17th August
Some reasonably light winds and sunshine this morning for a flight around Douglas Head and the northern Marine Drive.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro  17/8/17
14th August
Some more aerial pictures as the weather has been kind for drone flying and you have to make the most of that here in the isle of Man!!  These were shot yesterday morning flying from close to the old Tynwald site at Killabane, near to St Luke's Church that sits on the ridge between the east and west Baldwin valleys.  A lovely spot but often too breezy for drone flying!   DJI Phantom 4 Pro  13/8/17
13th August
Last set of aerial pictures from Thursday afternoon, this time flying from close to the Killabregga Tholtan above Sulby Glen
DJI Phantom 4 Pro  10/8/17
12th August
Some more aerial pictures taken on Thursday afternoon, moving a bit further north and flying from near to Montpelier Woodland.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro  10/8/17
11th August
Aerial photography in the Brandywell area yesterday afternoon.  The hillsides are currently clad with purple heather flowers, contrasting with the still green grassland.  -   DJI Phantom 4 Pro 10/8/17
10th August
Animal portraits from the Curraghs Wildlife Park yesterday afternoon.  -  Panasonic TZ60 9/8/17
Out in the Ballaugh Curragh, one of the wild wallabies that live in the Isle of Man.
7th August
Aerial pictures taken on Saturday morning, flying from Laxey Head.  -  DJI Phantom 4 Pro  5/8/17
I've just finished a complete re-design and update of the Railway section 'MER Power Cars' with photos of 25 of the 26 remaining tramcars
and locomotives in the fleet.  MER Power Cars.  The sections detailing individual railway coaches on the Steam Railway and MER Trailer
Cars have been temporarily deleted and await updating.
6th August
Aerial pictures taken yesterday morning in the Garwick Bay area.  -  DJI Phantom 4 Pro 5/8/17
5th August
A walk through Tholt y Will plantation to discover the tholtans (abandoned farms) of Craigmooar and Sharragh Bedn.
Panasonic TZ60  4/8/17
2nd August
Three locations yesterday afternoon.  Panasonic TZ60  1/8/17
 Unless otherwise credited all pictures on this website are  © Jon Wornham