About Me

Hello, My name is Matthew Barfield, I’m a precision engineer and spend a lot of my spare time out with my camera.

Most of my photographs are of birds taken here in the New Forest. One of my favourite places to walk is Lymington and Keyhaven marshes because its huge variety of birds.

My photographs have been printed in the local newspaper and in the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust Winter 2017 magazine.



My Goldcrest photo taken at Lymington & Keyhaven nature reserve was chosen to be the front cover and September photograph for the Hampshire & Isle of weight trust 2019 Wildlife in focus Charity Calendar.       





Spencers New Forest – Forest Wildlife Photo Competition – 1st place                                                                Fallow Buck at Sunsire in the New Forest.                                          ”We deemed your photo to be an accurate representation of what the Forest has to offer”  – Spencers New Forest