April 2016

Genuine Tyrolian

Genuine Tyrolian

A native Tyrolian, the Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium passerinum) photographed in a mountain forest by another Tyrolian. Image Details: Date: September 23rd, 2013Location: TyrolCamera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IIILens: Canon EF 600/f 4 L IS II USMFFocal Length: 600 mmAperture: 4Exposure: 1/500 secISO: 1600  

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Overwintering

Overwintering

Während der Suche in einem Trockenrasengebiet im Burgenland nach blühenden Kuhschellen fanden wir durch Zufall ausgezeichnet getarnte Winterlibellen – Gemeine Winterlibelle – Sympecma fusca – die einzige Libelle in Österreich, die als voll entwickeltes Imago überwintert. Mit Glück kann man diese Libellen an warmen, sonnigen Wintertagen beim Fliegen beobachten. During a search in a dry grassland area in […]

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Violet Wedding

Violet Wedding

A couple of Common Toads (Bufo bufo) on their way to the spawning pool wandering across a field of Wonder Violets (Viola mirabilis). Image Detail: Date: April 3rd, 2016Location: Lower AustriaLight: after sunsetCamera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IIILens: Sigma 180/2.8 MacroAperture: 3.5Exposure: 1/125 secISO: 200

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Season opening

Season opening

Last Sunday we made a trip in the Seewinkel in Burgenland. We wanted to get an overview how far the development of the plant world has progressed and we were hoping to find the first orchids.On a well-known place we even found the first flowering green-veined orchids (Anacamptis morio) and some Early Spider-orchid (Ophrys sphegodes). […]

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Frühling

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Dance!

Dance!

Myriads of Fiddler crabs inhabit the mangrove fringed coasts of southern Florida. Each time at low tide they emerge from their burrows and look for food. The males with their distinctive large „fiddle“ are constantly busy to keep rival from their territory. Cool to watch. In this case it wasn’t so cool. Each day at […]

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Boxende Feldhasen

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Touch Down

Touch Down

Silberreiher im direkten Anflug auf mein Fotoversteck. Viel Spaß beim Betrachten, Teilen und Liken des Fotos. – – – – – – – – – – Great Egret in a direct approach to my picture hiding. Enjoy watching and feel free to share and like the photo! Image Details: Author: Gerhard Kummer, www.focus-pannonia.at Location: Austria, […]

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Brush Ear

Brush Ear

Image Details: Location: ViennaDate: 2016 01 01Light: cloudyCamera: Canon 1dXLens: EF400/2,8Focal Length: 400 mmExposure: 1/400 SecondsAperture: 1:4ISO: 1250

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Caught in the Act

Caught in the Act

Location : Austria Seewinkel Camera : Nikon D 810 Lens : Nikon 500 mm Aperture: 6,7 Shutter time: 1/1750 ISO : 800

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