About me

Hi, my name is Bill Doherty
I am a wildlife photographer living on the North east coast of the UK, in the town of Ashington, I was however born in Bedlington, a few miles away.
Since the early sixties I have been involved with wildlife in some way or another. I have practiced most forms of hunting and fishing, and have been a practicing vermin controller, mole man, stick dresser, glass engraver, country diarist, breeder of British finches and their hybrids in captivity, a keeper, hunter and breeder of lurchers and running dogs, and with my late father we formed the deerhound kennel of Doxhope Deerhounds, producing what some enthusiasts have documented as being some of the finest working deerhound stock in the country.

I now hunt with only my camera, using all the awareness, bush craft and stealth I learnt over the decades, to get into position to take images. Like many others, I have evolved from film SLR`s to digital. In film days I used an Olympus OM10

Contact details
Tel. 01670818696
Mobile 07716097501

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Lense for Hire


Whenever I need to hire a lense, I go for Lense for Hire...Why? ...more

Nikon D300


Why I use this camera, including settings ...more

Nikon D700


Nikons D700 camera, probably my main camera that I use.
This is a full frame sensor, and this is a brief synopsis of how I use it, including my settings ...more

My Presentations


Presentation and talk on wildlife of Northumberland, Cumbria, the Scottish borders and Scotland ...more

My Gear


A synopsis of some of the equipment I currently use. ...more

Nikon tele converters


The only Nikon tele converter I have used is the TC-14E II ...more