Bernhard Schubert

Alpine chough

Alpine chough

An Alpine chough resting in front of Austrians highest mountain, the Grossglockner. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D Mk3 Lens: Canon 100-400 L IS II Location: Austria Date: Sep 2018 Light: Late afternoon Focal Lenght: 400mm Exposure: 1/80s Aperture: F/22 ISO: 800

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Chamois

Chamois

  A mother chamois and her small fawn resting on the edge of a cliff during sunset. The very last sun beams illuminate the background in a warm orange tone. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D Mk3 Lens: Canon 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 L IS II Location: Berchtesgaden /Germany Date: Oct 2017 Light: Sunset Focal Lenght: 400 mm Exposure: […]

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Wading through the snow

Wading through the snow

A brown bear from the Romanian Carpathians wading through the snow. Image Details Location: Romania Date: April 2017 Camera: Canon 5D III Lens: Canon 300mm 2.8 L IS +2x III Focal Length: 600mm Exposure: 1/320 s Aperture: 5,6 ISO: 1600  

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Scorpion during Night

Scorpion during Night

  Scorpion during night – Euscorpius italicus is the largest scorpion one can find in Croatia. Using a UV torch scorpions can easily be spotted due to their green-yellow fluorescence.  Image Details Camera: Canon 5D MkIII Lens: Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye Location: Istria/Croatia Date: April 2016 Focal Lenght: 15 mm Exposure: 5-15s Aperture: F/2.8-8 ISO: 400-1600 Post […]

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Roosting Tree

Roosting Tree

Being one of the largest hornbills, the great pied hornbill (Buceros bicornis), does not need to be afraid selecting an exposed roosting place like this one. As I noticed this bird during night, I waited for it to wake up again in dawn. 30 seconds after this capture, the bird flew off. Image Details Camera: Canon […]

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Tarantula

Tarantula

  The Tarantula (Lycosa tarantula) can be found along the Western Mediterranean Sea. By searching for holes internally coated with spider webbing, those big spiders can quite easily be spotted on Krk and Cres in Croatia. Image Details Camera: Sony a6000 Lens: Walimex 8mm f/2.8 fisheye Location: Croatia, Cres Date: June 2017 Light: Daylight Focal Lenght: 8 […]

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Firefish

Firefish

The devil firefish can originally be found in the Indian Ocean including the Red Sea. Today it’s also present along the US East coast and Carribean Sea in high numbers, where it is considered as an invasive species introduced through ballast tanks of ships. Image Details Camera: Canon IXUS 960 IS Housing: Canon Underwater Housing Location: […]

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Ice Formation

Ice Formation

Ice formation from a small thawing alpine stream. Image Details Camera: Sony a6000 Lens: Sony 16-50 OSS 3.5-5.6 Location: Koralpe (Austria) Date: Dec 2016 Focal Lenght: 38mm Exposure: 0.8s Aperture: F/13 ISO: 100

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Tawny Owl

Tawny Owl

This tawny owl found an especially perfect treehole. By moving a little bit more far away I included some defocussed leaves in the foreground and so achieved some interesting effects. Image Details Camera: Canon 5D MkIII Lens: Canon 300mm 2.8 L IS + 2x converter Location: Munich – GER Date: Oct 2016 Focal Lenght: 600mm  Exposure: […]

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Philaeus chrysops

Philaeus chrysops

A big male jumpingspider (Philaeus chrysops) taking a closer look on its reflection on the lens. Image Details Camera: Sony a6000 Lens: Walimex 8mm f/2.8 fisheye Location: Slovenia Date: May 2018 Light: Sunset Focal Lenght: 8 mm Exposure: 1/60s Aperture: F/22 ISO: 400

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