August 2019

Chalkhill Blue

Chalkhill Blue

The chalkhill blue (Polyommatus coridon) is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. The males having pale silvery-blue upperside of the wings with a submarginal line of gray spots on the hindwings and a thin brown and white chequered fringe – for me a little beauty!   Image Details   Location: Burgenland, Austria Date: July2018 Light: morning light Camera: […]

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Schattensee

Schattensee

The Lake Schattensee is a small idyllic moor lake in the district of Murau, Styria. Water target shooting is a tradition there. You aim at the image of the target reflecting in the water. The rebounding projectile finally hits the target. Der Schattensee ist ein kleiner idyllischer Moorsee im Bezirk Murau, Steiermark. Ein Brauchtum dort […]

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Fascinating micro world

Fascinating micro world

It is a strange unknown micro world between the plants of sundews. Common Sundew (Drosera rotundifolia) in a moor in Salzburg. Es ist eine fremde unbekannte Mikrowelt zwischen den Pflanzen des Sonnentaus. Rundblättriger Sonnentau (Drosera rotundifolia) in einem Salzburger Moor. Image Details Location: Salzburg, Austria Date: July 29th, 2019 Camera: Canon EOS R  Lens: Sigma 150/f2.8 Macro Focal Length: 150 […]

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On the Rocks

On the Rocks

While observing some lovely young Alpine Ibexes I caught this little montane detail on the other side of the lake. Image Details Location: High Tauern National Park, Carinthia, Austria Date: August, 2nd 2019 Light: Rainy Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2,8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal Length: 420mm Exposure: […]

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Dark King

Dark King

  An adult Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) in beautiful breeding plumage at break of dawn. Image Detail: Location: Hungary Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mk III Focal Length: 300 mm Aperture: f 3.2 Exposure: 1/800 sec ISO: 1250    

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Wishful thinking

Wishful thinking

This year at the top on my wish list for holiday has been to photograph once again „Apollo / Parnassius apollo“. During a short stopover on the way to Kaunertal, we saw them flying around in unusually high numbers.  It was too warm to take pictures. 3 days later, they were also on the way, […]

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Eurasian otter

Eurasian otter

In many places otters have become a plague. I still find them extremely cute and like to watch them, even in the wildlife park! Image Details Location: Wildpark Grünau/Upper Austria Date: 27.07.2019 Light: Sunny Camera: Fuji X-H1 Lens: Fuji XF 100-400 Focal Length: 400 mm Exposure: 1/550 s Aperture: 5,6 ISO: 800 Filter: –

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Palfauer Wasserlochklamm

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Silhouette

Silhouette

Nice morning company. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D Mk3 Lens: Canon 70 – 200/2,8 L IS Location: Austria Date: Aug 2017 Light: Morning Focal Lenght: 176 mm Exposure: 1/125s Aperture: F/5,6 ISO: 1000

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SIZILIEN

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