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Richard Nicoll to Exhibit at Haddenham Galleries Christmas Conrucopia
15th November 2012
Award winning wildlife photographer Richard Nicoll is exhibiting work at Haddenham Galleries Christmas Cornucopia exhibition between November 17th 2012 and January 5th 2013.

Haddenham Galleries can be found at:

20 High Street
Haddenham
Ely
Cambridgeshire
CB6 3XA

See map here.
Hare Running Image Licensed for Christmas Card by Dorset Wildlife Trust
06th November 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a Brown Hare running through fresh snow with all four paws off the ground has been licensed by the Dorset Wildlife Trust for use in their range of Christmas cards for 2012. You can buy these cards through Richard's website.

The greeting in the cards reads "With All Good Wishes for Christmas and the New Year". They measure 210mm wide x 99mm deep, are printed on environmentally friendly card and come in packs of 10 cards. The price of £4.50 per pack includes postage and packing in the UK.

RPS Iris Magazine Publishes Short-eared Owl Article
01st November 2012
The Royal Photographic Society's Nature Group magazine "The Iris" has published an article about Short-eared Owls by Richard Nicoll in its Winter issue. You can read the article here.
Richard Nicoll to Exhibit at Cambridge Camera Club Annual Exhibition 29th Oct to 3rd Nov.
29th October 2012
Some of Richard's images will be on display at this annual members exhibition to be held in the Small Hall of the Cambridge Guildhall and is open to the public from 29th October to 3rd November.

Opening times are: Monday 1:00pm to 5:00pm, Tuesday to Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm.

FREE ADMISSION

Hare Image wins Cambridge Camera Club Best Nature Print Award
23rd October 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a Brown Hare sitting with frost on its whiskers has been chosen as the best print in the "Plants and Animals" section of the Cambridge Camera Club annual members print exhibition. This image along with many others will form part of the CCC Annual Exhibition (free entrance) at the Guildhall in Cambridge between October 29th to November 3rd see link for details.

Richard Nicoll wins 3 Awards at Yardley National Exhibition
22nd October 2012
Richard Nicoll's images of a Brown Hare (Lepus europaeus) sitting with frost on its whiskers and of another Brown Hare running through the snow have both been Highly Commended at the Yardley PS National Exhibition 2012. In addition an image of a Little Tern (Sterna albifrons) in flight was also Commended.





Hare Running Image awarded Selector's Medal at Bromsgrove National Exhibition
19th October 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a Brown Hare (Lepus europaeus) running through fresh snow with all four paws off the ground has been awarded the Mike Lane Selector's Medal at the 30th Bromsgrove National Exhibition 2012.

Cuckoos Fighting image wins award at both Dingwall and Shrewsbury National Exhibitions
14th October 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of two male Cuckoos having a mid air battle has been Commended at both the Dingwall National Projected Image Exhibition 2012 and the 18th Shrewsbury Open Photography Exhibition 2012.

Hare Running Image wins Bronze Medal at Sydney International Exhibition of Photography
11th October 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a Brown Hare with all its paws off the ground running in fresh snow has been awarded an Australian Photographic Society Bronze Medal in the 47th Sydney International Exhibition of Photography 2012.

National Trust License Short-eared Owl Image for Regional Newsletter
12th September 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a Short-eared Owl in flight has been used by the National Trust's "Near You" newsletter going to around 220,000 members in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Cuckoos Fighting image wins award at Great Barr National Open Exhibition 2012
04th September 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of two male cuckoos having a mid air confrontation has received a Commended award at the Great Barr Photographic Society BPE Open Exhibition 2012.
Richard Nicoll to Exhibit at Ely Photographic Club Annual Exhibition Sept. 1st & 2nd
30th August 2012
Several of Richard's images will be on display and available to purchase at the Ely Photographic Club Annual Exhibition to be held this weekend (1st and 2nd September 2012) at Ely Library.

Entry is free and refreshments will be available.

National Trust use Short-eared Owl Image at BirdFair 2012
16th August 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus) flying directly towards the camera has been licensed by the National Trust for use on a poster at BirdFair 2012. This image was taken on Burwell Fen part of the National Trust's Wicken Fen reserve.

Cuckoo image published in AAAS Science Journal
15th August 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of two male Cuckoos (Cuculus canorus) fighting in mid air has been licensed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science and published in volume 337 of their prestigious journal Science on the 3rd August 2012. Many thanks to Dr. Rose Thorogood and Professor Nick Davies of Cambridge University for all their help.

Marsh Harrier image wins Medal at 5th Beyond Group National Exhibition 2012
12th August 2012
Richard Nicolls's image of a male Marsh Harrier carrying some nesting material with the dawn light catching the underside of its wings has been awarded the Peter Norris Selector's Medal at the 5th Beyond Group National Exhibition 2012.
RSPB License Swift Image for Press Release
26th July 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of two swifts with the sun catching the undersides of their wings has been licensed by the RSPB for use in a press release highlighting the "disastrous" breeding season they have had this year. In addition this has also featured on the front page of the BBC News website.

Kestrel mobbing Short-eared Owl & Hare running images win awards at Hoylake International Exhibition
17th July 2012
Richard Nicoll's images of a Kestrel mobbing a Short-eared Owl carrying a rodent and a Hare running in the snow have both been awarded Honourable Mentions at the Hoylake International Exhibition of Photography 2012.


Image of Konik family Accepted into 150th Edinburgh International Exhibition of Photography
04th July 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of a group of Konik ponies catching the first rays of the sun at sunrise has been accepted into the prestigious 150th Edinburgh International Exhibition of Photography.
Cuckoos Fighting image wins Gold Medal at Le Catalan 1er Salon Photographique International 2012
03rd July 2012
Richard Nicoll's image of two male cuckoos having a mid air confrontation has been awarded the ISF (Images Sans Frontier) Gold Medal at Le Catalan 1er Salon Photographique International 2012 as the overall winning image in the Nature section.
Puffin closeup wins FIAP Bronze Medal at the FKNS - GRAND PRIX 2012
01st July 2012
Richard Nicoll's closeup image of a puffin with a beak full of sand eels has been awarded an FIAP (International Federation of Photographic Art) Bronze Medal at the FKNS (Foto Klub Novi Sud) - GRAND PRIX 2012 held in Serbia.

This image was taken on the island of Unst (part of the Shetland Isles) at the Hermaness National Nature Reserve.