Muker Wild Flower Meadows

Packed full with clover, buttercups, pignut and crane’s-bill, the Muker wild flower meadows are spectacular this year, especially given the long, cold winter, which seemed to push spring into May. A compendium of photographs follow with related links after. Stop the Car! Muker Meadows Yelland Nature Reserve, Muker 5:30am, Meadows & Mist over Muker Floating on an Ocean of Yellow & Green, Muker Meadows Wild Bistort, Muker Meadows Muker Meadows after Jackson Pollock Looking Back

The High Seas of Muker, with the Sigma DP0 Quattro

Landlocked though we are, when the wind blows, the wild flower meadows become our sea. Muker Meadows, Swaledale | Sigma DP0 Quattro Muker Meadows, Swaledale | Sigma DP0 Quattro Muker Meadows, Swaledale | Sigma DP0 Quattro Muker Meadows, Swaledale | Sigma DP0 Quattro Muker Meadows, Swaledale | Sigma DP0 Quattro #LandscapePhotography #SigmaDPQuattro #meadows #Photography #Flowers #Yorkshire #Swaledale

Discovering Muker – Wild Flower Meadows

The Muker wild flower meadows are beginning to come into their own in early June, which for me means a desperate search for interesting angles and compositions.  The image below is my favourite hand held “sketch” so far and I’ll head out early tomorrow with a tripod and (hopefully) interesting light. The meadows are an inspiration for artists and photographers alike, with the vibrant colours of Buttercups, Clover and Crane’s-bill, scattered all around, broken by the staight l