On a recent visit to the Scottish Borders I was privileged to see an Otter in the wild for the first time.

More amazing was the fact that I had my camera with me (I would have loved it if I’d had my 70-200mm instead of my 24-70mm but you can’t have everything!).

It jumped out of the churning river and proceeded to eat it’s catch before slipping back into the water, jump out again and survey the river, back in again and swim off downstream – it was a special moment.

Here’s what I caught…

Wild Otter

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