David Chapman

David Chapman

David Chapman is a photographer and writer specialising in the natural history of Britain. He has won many awards for his photography and writing which can be seen in a range of magazines, calendars and books. He owns a smallholding in Cornwall where he aims to attract wildlife.

Latest Articles from David

Speckled wood butterfly on grass
Home & Garden

Phenology: keeping a nature diary

Studying the seasonal changes in nature can be a rewarding hobby.

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The Cheesewring, Cornwall, on a snowy day
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Winter snow photography tips

Beautiful snowy landscapes provide plenty of photography opportunities.

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Greater horseshoe bat
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The greater horseshoe bat

The greater horseshoe bat is one of the rarest mammals in the UK.

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Elephant hawkmoth caterpillar photographed by David Chapman
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Elephant hawkmoth and caterpillar

Find out about the stunning elephant hawkmoth and caterpillar.

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Brimstone butterfly female
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The brimstone butterfly

The brimstone is a butterfly that can survive winter.

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Peacock butterfly photographed by David Chapman
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The peacock butterfly

Find out about the striking peacock butterfly.

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Comma Butterfly
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The comma butterfly

The comma butterfly is a masterpiece of natural design.

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