Paul J. Hopkins

Paul J. Hopkins

That Rainbow. Rainbow over Le Poujol-sur-Orb, southern France Royalty Free Stock PhotoThat Rainbow. Rainbow over Le Poujol-sur-Orb, southern FranceA River Runs Through It. (River South Tyne, Featherstone Castle Grounds Stock PhotographyA River Runs Through It. (River South Tyne, Featherstone Castle GroundsDurham Cathedral Cloisters. Taken inside the corridors or cloisters of the ancient and historic Durham Cathedral Royalty Free Stock PhotoDurham Cathedral Cloisters. Taken inside the corridors or cloisters of the ancient and historic Durham CathedralSands Of Time. One of many formations caused by weeds and roots stuck in the sand and being blown back and forth by the wind, making this interesting pattern Royalty Free Stock PhotoSands Of Time. One of many formations caused by weeds and roots stuck in the sand and being blown back and forth by the wind, making this interesting patternHartshead Pike. Ashton-under-Lyne, overlooking Manchester and beyond in the far distance Stock PhotosHartshead Pike. Ashton-under-Lyne, overlooking Manchester and beyond in the far distanceWayoh Reservoir Watersink Hole. A bright exposure showing the stillness of the water around the watersink hole on Wayoh Reservoir in Lancashire, UK Stock ImagesWayoh Reservoir Watersink Hole. A bright exposure showing the stillness of the water around the watersink hole on Wayoh Reservoir in Lancashire, UKOn The Road. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of Manchester Royalty Free Stock ImagesOn The Road. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of ManchesterThe Back Garden. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of Manchester Royalty Free Stock PhotosThe Back Garden. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of ManchesterSomewhere To Sit. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of Manchester Stock PhotosSomewhere To Sit. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of ManchesterWayoh Reservoir Watersink Hole. A dark, dramatic shot of the water around the watersink hole on Wayoh Reservoir in Lancashire, UK Royalty Free Stock ImagesWayoh Reservoir Watersink Hole. A dark, dramatic shot of the water around the watersink hole on Wayoh Reservoir in Lancashire, UKThe Secret Garden. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of Manchester Royalty Free Stock PhotoThe Secret Garden. Winter 2009. Heaviest snowfall in UK for many years, produced a winter wonderland of the Whalley Range area of ManchesterEarly Autumn. In Styal Woods in The Bollin Valley, Cheshire, UK Royalty Free Stock PhotographyEarly Autumn. In Styal Woods in The Bollin Valley, Cheshire, UKA Light Shining Through. Light shining through the trees in aarly autumn, Styal Woods in The Bollin Valley, Cheshire, UK Royalty Free Stock ImagesA Light Shining Through. Light shining through the trees in aarly autumn, Styal Woods in The Bollin Valley, Cheshire, UKDurham Cathedral. Taken from a town cemetery, beyond the Cathedral grounds against dramatic clouds Stock PhotoDurham Cathedral. Taken from a town cemetery, beyond the Cathedral grounds against dramatic cloudsBow In The River. Trees and river displaying autumnal colour at a bow in the River Bollin, Styal Woods, Autumn 2009 Royalty Free Stock PhotoBow In The River. Trees and river displaying autumnal colour at a bow in the River Bollin, Styal Woods, Autumn 2009Mushrooms For Tea?. One of a huge series of mushrooms I'm not sure I would want to eat for fear that I might not survive or may 'trip' off into another world! Royalty Free Stock PhotosMushrooms For Tea?. One of a huge series of mushrooms I'm not sure I would want to eat for fear that I might not survive or may 'trip' off into another world!Shelling Out. American Grey Squirrel eating a peanut. Taken at Longford Park, Stretford, UK Royalty Free Stock ImagesShelling Out. American Grey Squirrel eating a peanut. Taken at Longford Park, Stretford, UKA Corridor of Power. The Lane to Peter’s Square between Manchester Town Hall & Manchester's Central Library, Manchester, UK Stock PhotosA Corridor of Power. The Lane to Peter’s Square between Manchester Town Hall & Manchester's Central Library, Manchester, UKReflective Moments. Setting sun reflecting, behind trees, on Natterjack Pond. Ainsdale (SSSI) Dunes Reserve, Merseyside Stock ImagesReflective Moments. Setting sun reflecting, behind trees, on Natterjack Pond. Ainsdale (SSSI) Dunes Reserve, MerseysideStar of the Show. A hoverfly (Scaeva selenitica) settles on Alium and steals the show Stock PhotosStar of the Show. A hoverfly (Scaeva selenitica) settles on Alium and steals the showRiver Wear, Brancepeth, Co. Durham, UK. The River Wear shot from atop a bridge near Brancepeth, Co. Durham Stock PhotographyRiver Wear, Brancepeth, Co. Durham, UK. The River Wear shot from atop a bridge near Brancepeth, Co. DurhamRidgegate Reservoir. At Macclesfield Forrest, photographed from Teggs Nose Country Park, Macclesfield, Cheshire Royalty Free Stock PhotosRidgegate Reservoir. At Macclesfield Forrest, photographed from Teggs Nose Country Park, Macclesfield, CheshireRiver Wear, Brancepeth, Co. Durham, UK. The River Wear shot from atop a bridge near Brancepeth, Co. Durham Stock ImageRiver Wear, Brancepeth, Co. Durham, UK. The River Wear shot from atop a bridge near Brancepeth, Co. DurhamTurton & Entwistle Reservoir. A timed exposure showing the utter stillness of the Turton & Entwistle Reservoir in Lancashire, UK Stock ImageTurton & Entwistle Reservoir. A timed exposure showing the utter stillness of the Turton & Entwistle Reservoir in Lancashire, UKThe Road Not Taken 1. Walking through Styal Woods (Cheshire) one autumn afternoon, I came to this fork on the pathway, which reminded me of the poem (of the same Royalty Free Stock PhotosThe Road Not Taken 1. Walking through Styal Woods (Cheshire) one autumn afternoon, I came to this fork on the pathway, which reminded me of the poem (of the sameHouse on the Hill. Holywell Farm Cottage overlooking Beck (stream), nr Brancepeth, Co. Durham Stock ImagesHouse on the Hill. Holywell Farm Cottage overlooking Beck (stream), nr Brancepeth, Co. DurhamSilver Y Moth (Autographa gamma). A Silver Y Moth (Autographa gamma) named for the silvery Y-shaped mark on each of its wings, shown here perfectly camouflaged Royalty Free Stock ImagesSilver Y Moth (Autographa gamma). A Silver Y Moth (Autographa gamma) named for the silvery Y-shaped mark on each of its wings, shown here perfectly camouflagedChewing The Fat. A European Praying Mantis (Mantis religiosa) munching away on a freshly caught grasshopper Royalty Free Stock PhotoChewing The Fat. A European Praying Mantis (Mantis religiosa) munching away on a freshly caught grasshopperBroad-bodied Chaser (Libellula depressa). A female Broad-bodied Chaser (Libellula depressa) found on Ainsdale Dunes Reserve, Merseyside Stock ImageBroad-bodied Chaser (Libellula depressa). A female Broad-bodied Chaser (Libellula depressa) found on Ainsdale Dunes Reserve, MerseysideNot Coming Out To Play. A Pill Woodlouse (Armadillidium granulatum) hides in its shell, until it is safe to go on its way Royalty Free Stock PhotoNot Coming Out To Play. A Pill Woodlouse (Armadillidium granulatum) hides in its shell, until it is safe to go on its wayMigrant Hawker (Aeshna mixta). A Migrant Hawker (Aeshna mixta) atop a fence post, soaking up the sun's rays. Photographed at Le Poujol-sur-Orb, France Royalty Free Stock PhotoMigrant Hawker (Aeshna mixta). A Migrant Hawker (Aeshna mixta) atop a fence post, soaking up the sun's rays. Photographed at Le Poujol-sur-Orb, FranceChameleon Elephant. After years of cultivation and in a bid to return the dunes to their natural state, Natural England who manage the Ainsdale Dunes Reserve ( Royalty Free Stock ImagesChameleon Elephant. After years of cultivation and in a bid to return the dunes to their natural state, Natural England who manage the Ainsdale Dunes Reserve (Imperial War Museum Stairwell. Looking upwards inside the stairwell scaffolding of the Imperial War Museum at Salford Quays - it's a long, hard climb to the top Stock PhotoImperial War Museum Stairwell. Looking upwards inside the stairwell scaffolding of the Imperial War Museum at Salford Quays - it's a long, hard climb to the topMoon Shock. Part of Salford Quays Suspension Bridge with full moon behind clouds and reflected lights on water Stock PhotoMoon Shock. Part of Salford Quays Suspension Bridge with full moon behind clouds and reflected lights on waterSalford Quays Suspension Bridge. A black & white image of Salford Quays Suspension Bridge, as photographed from the top of The Imperial War Museum Stock PhotosSalford Quays Suspension Bridge. A black & white image of Salford Quays Suspension Bridge, as photographed from the top of The Imperial War MuseumUrmston Cemetery. In early autumn, the trees are beginning to change colour in Urmston Cemetery, Manchester Stock ImagesUrmston Cemetery. In early autumn, the trees are beginning to change colour in Urmston Cemetery, ManchesterSand Tailed Digger Wasp (Cerceris arenaria). A Sand Tailed Digger Wasp peeks out of its newly dug burrow in Ainsdale, Southport, Merseyside Royalty Free Stock PhotosSand Tailed Digger Wasp (Cerceris arenaria). A Sand Tailed Digger Wasp peeks out of its newly dug burrow in Ainsdale, Southport, MerseysideOak Trees in Spring. Two Oak Trees coming into leaf, under stormy skies. Tatton Park, Cheshire, England Royalty Free Stock PhotosOak Trees in Spring. Two Oak Trees coming into leaf, under stormy skies. Tatton Park, Cheshire, EnglandPulteney Weir. Pulteney Bridge and Weir over the River Avon in Bath, Somerset, UK Stock PhotosPulteney Weir. Pulteney Bridge and Weir over the River Avon in Bath, Somerset, UKNorwegian Forest Cat. A Norwegian Forest Cat hiding among the tall grasses and flowers Royalty Free Stock ImagesNorwegian Forest Cat. A Norwegian Forest Cat hiding among the tall grasses and flowersBath Abbey Main Entrance. The main entrance door to Bath Abbey showing ornate carvings and Christian religious symbolism Royalty Free Stock PhotosBath Abbey Main Entrance. The main entrance door to Bath Abbey showing ornate carvings and Christian religious symbolismSpotted Longhorn Beetle, Rutpela maculata. Photographed at Locksbrook Cemetery, Bath, UK Royalty Free Stock ImagesSpotted Longhorn Beetle, Rutpela maculata. Photographed at Locksbrook Cemetery, Bath, UKCreeping Woodsorrel (Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea). Oxalis corniculata, the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbent yellow-sorrel or sleeping beauty Stock ImagesCreeping Woodsorrel (Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea). Oxalis corniculata, the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbent yellow-sorrel or sleeping beautyWild Pansy. Heartsease (Viola tricolor) or Wild Pansy growing as an annual or short-lived perennial. It is a small plant of creeping and ramping habit, with Royalty Free Stock PhotosWild Pansy. Heartsease (Viola tricolor) or Wild Pansy growing as an annual or short-lived perennial. It is a small plant of creeping and ramping habit, withPainted Lady (Vanessa cardui). A Painted Lady butterfly (Vanessa cardui) showing the right-hand underside view of its wing, drinking nectar from an Erysimum Stock PhotosPainted Lady (Vanessa cardui). A Painted Lady butterfly (Vanessa cardui) showing the right-hand underside view of its wing, drinking nectar from an ErysimumGeranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Geranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Dense clusters of saucer shaped, heavily veined rich violet flowers appear among Stock PhotographyGeranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Geranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Dense clusters of saucer shaped, heavily veined rich violet flowers appear amongBudding Beauty. A Lupin (Lupinus) flower about to burst in to its full, colourful beauty Royalty Free Stock ImageBudding Beauty. A Lupin (Lupinus) flower about to burst in to its full, colourful beautyPainted Lady (Vanessa cardui). A Painted Lady butterfly (Vanessa cardui) showing the right-hand underside view of its wing, drinking nectar from an Erysimum Stock PhotosPainted Lady (Vanessa cardui). A Painted Lady butterfly (Vanessa cardui) showing the right-hand underside view of its wing, drinking nectar from an ErysimumHeartsease (Viola tricolor). Heartsease Viola tricolor or Wild Pansy growing as an annual or short-lived perennial. It is a small plant of creeping and ramping Stock PhotographyHeartsease (Viola tricolor). Heartsease Viola tricolor or Wild Pansy growing as an annual or short-lived perennial. It is a small plant of creeping and rampingGeranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. A single flower of the Geranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor' variety. Dense clusters of saucer shaped, heavily veined rich Royalty Free Stock PhotoGeranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. A single flower of the Geranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor' variety. Dense clusters of saucer shaped, heavily veined richA Weed By Any Other Name. Creeping Woodsorrel (Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea), the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbent yellow-sorrel or sleeping Royalty Free Stock ImageA Weed By Any Other Name. Creeping Woodsorrel (Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea), the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbent yellow-sorrel or sleepingPainted Lady (Vanessa cardui). With a tear in its wing atop a Erysimum Linifolium Mauve flower Stock ImagesPainted Lady (Vanessa cardui). With a tear in its wing atop a Erysimum Linifolium Mauve flowerGeranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Geranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Dense clusters of saucer shaped, heavily veined rich violet flowers appear among Royalty Free Stock PhotosGeranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Geranium × magnificum 'Rosemoor'. Dense clusters of saucer shaped, heavily veined rich violet flowers appear amongCreeping Woodsorrel leaves, flowers & fruits. Creeping Woodsorrel (Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea), the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbent Royalty Free Stock PhotographyCreeping Woodsorrel leaves, flowers & fruits. Creeping Woodsorrel (Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea), the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbentEnglish Daisy (Bellis perennis). Bellis perennis is a common European species of daisy, of the Asteraceae family, often considered the archetypal species of that Stock ImagesEnglish Daisy (Bellis perennis). Bellis perennis is a common European species of daisy, of the Asteraceae family, often considered the archetypal species of thatHop Trefoil (Trifolium campestre). Trifolium campestre, commonly known as hop trefoil, field clover and low hop clover, is usually found in dry, sandy grassland Royalty Free Stock ImageHop Trefoil (Trifolium campestre). Trifolium campestre, commonly known as hop trefoil, field clover and low hop clover, is usually found in dry, sandy grasslandCommon Bird's-foot-trefoil. Another name for Common Bird's-foot-trefoil is 'Granny's Toenails' which can give an impression of the claw-like seed pods of this Royalty Free Stock ImageCommon Bird's-foot-trefoil. Another name for Common Bird's-foot-trefoil is 'Granny's Toenails' which can give an impression of the claw-like seed pods of thisBollin Brook. A quiet place to sit, next to the bubbling Bollin Brook, on one of the many peaceful walks through Macclesfield Forest, United Kingdom Stock ImageBollin Brook. A quiet place to sit, next to the bubbling Bollin Brook, on one of the many peaceful walks through Macclesfield Forest, United KingdomA Pleasant Walk. On a pleasant walk through Holywell Farm in County Durham, I encountered this ancient Beech tree Stock ImagesA Pleasant Walk. On a pleasant walk through Holywell Farm in County Durham, I encountered this ancient Beech treeDurham Castle. The main entrance to Durham Castle which serves as a Halls of Residence for students at Durham University Royalty Free Stock PhotographyDurham Castle. The main entrance to Durham Castle which serves as a Halls of Residence for students at Durham UniversityA Walk Through Durham. A walk through the woods around the back of Durham Stock ImagesA Walk Through Durham. A walk through the woods around the back of DurhamHolywell Farm, County Durham. Sheep and their lambs grazing in the meadows, among the ancient trees and wild gorse Ulex europaeus bushes Royalty Free Stock PhotographyHolywell Farm, County Durham. Sheep and their lambs grazing in the meadows, among the ancient trees and wild gorse Ulex europaeus bushesKillington Reservoir. As seen from the gardens of the Roadchef Services on the south side of the M6 motorway, near Kendal, England Stock PhotoKillington Reservoir. As seen from the gardens of the Roadchef Services on the south side of the M6 motorway, near Kendal, EnglandLooking Up. Wards at the huge arches and up into the bell tower inside Durham Cathedral Royalty Free Stock PhotosLooking Up. Wards at the huge arches and up into the bell tower inside Durham CathedralDurham School Boat Club and Old Mill. As taken from Prebends Bridge, this is the Durham School Boat Club boat house dating back to about 1847 and beyond it is Stock PhotosDurham School Boat Club and Old Mill. As taken from Prebends Bridge, this is the Durham School Boat Club boat house dating back to about 1847 and beyond it isWater Overflowing 1. Crystal clear bubbling water overflowing Royalty Free Stock PhotosWater Overflowing 1. Crystal clear bubbling water overflowingSoapy Water Overflowing 1. Clear, but soapy bubbling water overflowing into foam Royalty Free Stock ImagesSoapy Water Overflowing 1. Clear, but soapy bubbling water overflowing into foamWater Flowing. Crystal clear water flows freely from the tap Stock ImagesWater Flowing. Crystal clear water flows freely from the tapAzure Damselfly. Hand held to show its actual size, this is an Azure Damselfly Coenagrion puella Royalty Free Stock PhotographyAzure Damselfly. Hand held to show its actual size, this is an Azure Damselfly Coenagrion puellaBrown Grey Moth. Brown Grey Scoparia ambigualis attempting to camouflage itself against the brown grey wood of a fence post Royalty Free Stock ImagesBrown Grey Moth. Brown Grey Scoparia ambigualis attempting to camouflage itself against the brown grey wood of a fence postKrummholz. A krummholz, in this case a Hawthorn seedling, is any tree blown over and stunted in its growth by strong winds. Standing approximately 1 inch tall Stock PhotoKrummholz. A krummholz, in this case a Hawthorn seedling, is any tree blown over and stunted in its growth by strong winds. Standing approximately 1 inch tallLondon plane tree. An ancient London plane tree Platanus × acerifolia with twisting branches silhouetted against a grey sky. Taken at Crimsworth House, Whalley Royalty Free Stock PhotosLondon plane tree. An ancient London plane tree Platanus × acerifolia with twisting branches silhouetted against a grey sky. Taken at Crimsworth House, WhalleyAutumn at Styal Woods. Trees and river displaying autumnal colour at a bow in the River Bollin, Styal Woods Royalty Free Stock PhotographyAutumn at Styal Woods. Trees and river displaying autumnal colour at a bow in the River Bollin, Styal WoodsLondon plane tree. An ancient London plane tree Platanus × acerifolia with twisted branches silhouetted against a grey sky. Taken at Crimsworth House, Whalley Royalty Free Stock PhotoLondon plane tree. An ancient London plane tree Platanus × acerifolia with twisted branches silhouetted against a grey sky. Taken at Crimsworth House, WhalleyGreenbottle on Flower. Common Greenbottle Lucilia sericata on orange flower Royalty Free Stock PhotoGreenbottle on Flower. Common Greenbottle Lucilia sericata on orange flowerWood Pigeon. Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus alights on roof Stock ImageWood Pigeon. Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus alights on roofSawn Logs. An interesting mix of colours and textures displayed by the sawn off log ends of newly felled pine and fir trees Stock PhotoSawn Logs. An interesting mix of colours and textures displayed by the sawn off log ends of newly felled pine and fir treesWater Overlowing. A line of bubbles form on the edge of a mini wave that rolls over the lip of a bowl of water Royalty Free Stock ImageWater Overlowing. A line of bubbles form on the edge of a mini wave that rolls over the lip of a bowl of waterWater Jewels. Jewel-like shapes and bubbles form on the edge of a wave that rolls over the lip of a bowl of water Stock PhotosWater Jewels. Jewel-like shapes and bubbles form on the edge of a wave that rolls over the lip of a bowl of waterSoap Bubbles. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth below Stock PhotographySoap Bubbles. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth belowSoap Bubbles 2. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth below Royalty Free Stock PhotoSoap Bubbles 2. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth belowSoap Bubbles 3. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth below Royalty Free Stock ImageSoap Bubbles 3. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth belowSoap Bubbles 4. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth below Royalty Free Stock PhotosSoap Bubbles 4. Soapy bubbling water pours over the edge of the washing up bowl into the froth below