In Behind The Lens, members of The Press Camera Club tell us about their passion and share favourite photos. Today it is the turn of Paul Lyons

What area/town do you live in?


What is your age




When and why did you take up photography?

It's a wonderful way to look at the world in detail.

Why do you love taking pictures?

Exercise, fresh air, wildlife and marvellous light. what more could you ask for.

What equipment do you use?

Nikon D850

What is the favourite picture you have taken?

A Kingfisher bashing it's catch on a tree branch

Where is your favourite place to take photos?

Lake District

When and why did you join The Press Camera Club?

Friendly people, high standards, great tips.

If you could photograph anyone or any place who/what would it be and why?

USA National Parks

What advice would you give anyone who wants to get into photography?

Get stuck in and express yourself

Anything else you wish to tell us?

The seasons in the U.K. are truly amazing

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More than 2,000 readers have joined The Press Camera Club, which launched in June 2017. Members share their work, swap tips and take part in themed monthly prize competitions.To join the free club, simply search for ‘The Press Camera Club’ on Facebook - we’d love to see what our region looks like through your lens. Every day we will feature pictures from our camera club on our letters pages.If you like seeing photos of York, please follow us on Instagram too