Wildlife portrait photographer from the UK. My web site sharp photography
April 2022's issue of A Sharp Eye on on wildlife photography is on Sri Lanka.
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 Nuvola apps package favorite.svg favourites, my Commons Cscr-featured.svg Featured pictures (405 from 54 countries), Quality images logo.svg Quality images and Valued image seal.svg 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 WikipediaEdit

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


These featured pictures were taken in 42 countries:

Future FP nominationsEdit

Anyone is welcome to nominate these images

FP nominations that failed to reach quorum because of insufficient votes or technical quality issuesEdit

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

Signpost and Tree of LifeEdit

Signpost ArticleEdit

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

Tree of Life InterviewEdit

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

Signpost InterviewEdit

December 2017 Interview for The Signpost, 18 December 2017

stamp collectingEdit