Waterfall and woodpecker among Low Barns photo display

Waterfall and woodpecker among Low Barns photo display

Stoats, waterfalls and a woodpecker are among the subjects of a photography club’s new exhibition.

Members of the Low Barns Photography Group will display their best shots at Low Barns Nature Reserve near Bishop Auckland over the bank holiday weekend.

The club shared some of its most eye-catching pictures with the BBC ahead of the exhibition.

The free display will be at the Durham Wildlife Trust-run site near Witton-le-Wear from 26 to 30 August.

Cauldron Falls, also known as West Burton falls, is on Walden Beck in the North Yorkshire village of West Burton

Groyne Lighthouse at South Shields sits near the mouth of the River Tyne

Chris White had this close encounter with a stag at Holkham Hall and Estate in Norfolk

This great spotted woodpecker was pictured feeding at Low Barns Nature Reserve

Steetley Pier near Hartlepool was built in the 1960s to pipe sea water for the magnesia treatment works

This picture of four bugs on a dandelion seed head was taken at Cowpen Bewley Woodland Park near Billingham

Water-drop photography is a popular subgenre of high-speed photography and is ideal for wet days

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