Bernhard Schubert

During Sunset

During Sunset

A ground squirrel (Spermophilus citellus) feeding on the last blades of grass for this day.  Image Details Camera: Canon 5D iii Lens: Canon 100-400 L IS II Location: Austria Date: June 2016 Focal Lenght: 400 mm Exposure: 1/1600 s Aperture: F/5.6 ISO: 800

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In a Hurry

In a Hurry

  An European hare is in a hurry of hiding all the Easter eggs. Image Details Location: Burgenland / Austria Date: March 2018 Camera: Canon 5D III Lens: Canon 500mm 4.0 L IS Focal Length: 500mm Exposure: 1/100 s Aperture: 4 ISO: 2500

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Thaw Period

Thaw Period

Temperatures did rise, the ice became thinner and thinner and a small alpine stream continued transporting water.  Image Details Camera: Sony a6000 Lens: 16-55mm OSS Location: Austria/Koralpe Date: Dezember 2016 Focal Lenght: 38 mm Exposure: 0.8 s Aperture: F/13 ISO: 100

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A Hummingbird’s Dream

A Hummingbird's Dream

  A fiery-throated hummingbird is looking into the distance after heavy rain left some drops of water on the flowers in the background. Image Details Location: Costa Rica Date: April 2016 Camera: Canon 5D III Lens: Canon 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 L IS II Focal Length: 400mm Exposure: 1/640 s Aperture: 5,6 ISO: 1600

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Running Brown Bear

Running Brown Bear

A brown bear getting chased by a conspecific shortly after sunset. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D MkIII Lens: Canon 300/2,8 L IS  Location: Romania Date: April 2017 Focal Lenght: 300 mm Exposure: 1/10 s Aperture: F/2.8 ISO: 1600

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Silvery Lutung

Silvery Lutung

Silvery lutungs inhabit the mangrove costal lines of Malaysia, Borneo and Sumatra. Due to their specialisation and the degradation of this specific habitat, is this primate species listed as “Near Threatened”. Near Kuala Lumpur at a particular park-like area, people are used to feed the monkeys for many years. Although I first of all was […]

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Trapped in ice

Trapped in ice

Detail of a natural pond within a forest mire, showing a root enclosed by ice. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D MkIII Lens: Canon 100mm 2.8  L IS Location: Austria Date: Jan 2017 Focal Lenght: 100 mm Exposure: 1/200 s Aperture: F/16 ISO: 200 Flash: one external flash used

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Firework

Firework

Tawny owl (Strix aluco) surrounded by the out-of focus green and yellow autumn coloured leaves, which remind me on a firework. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D MkIII Lens: Canon 135mm f/2 Location: Munich – GER Date: Oct 2016 Focal Lenght: 135 mm Exposure: 1/200 s Aperture: F/2 ISO: 500

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White stork during winter

White stork during winter

Instead of migrating into the south, some white storks decided to stay here in Austria at Lake Neusiedl. This means they have to deal with snow and freezing temperatures from time to time.  Image Details Camera: Canon 5D MkIII Lens: Canon 300mm 2.8 L IS + 2x Extender Location: Austria – Lake Neusiedl Date: Feb 2017 […]

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Giant Leaf Frog

Giant Leaf Frog

The giant leaf frog (Phyllomedusa bicolor) which I found in French Guiana is not only good at looking grumpy, they produce a waxy secretion which protects the frogs from water loss and enables them to sit at warm and sun exposed places. To humans this secretion has a hallucinogenic effect. Image Details Camera: Canon 50D Lens: […]

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