Gerhard Vlcek

Endangered by climate exchange

Endangered by climate exchange

The Violet Copper (Lycaena helle) is in Austria one of the rarest butterflies. He needs very special habitats with a very low annual average temperature – but by the ongoing climate exchange with resulting warmer winters and hot summers the very small population in Austria is heavily endangered and may become extincted. Der Blauschillernde Feuerfalter […]

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Vertical up

Vertical up

A wonderful winter forest – with fresh snow – in January. Ein herrlicher Winterwald – frisch verschneit – im Jänner. Image Details Location: Waldviertel, Lower Austria Date: January 1st, 2015 Camera: Sony Alpha 6000 Lens: Sony E 18-55 F3.5-5.6 OSS Focal Length: 18 mm (27mm bei 35mm) Exposure: 1/30 Sec Aperture: 5.6 ISO: 400  

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Extremly rare

Extremly rare

This golden variation of the the lady´s slipper orchid (Cypripedium calceolus var. fulvum) is extremly rare to find in Austria. We found this beautiful group only by a hint of a very good friend. Diese goldene Variation des Frauenschuh (Cypripedium calceolus var. fulvum) ist extrem selten in Österreich zu finden. Wir konnten diese herrliche Gruppe auch nur […]

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Vibrations

Vibrations

Vibrating spider net in the wind on a cloudy autumn day. Vibrierendes Spinnennetz im Wind eines wolkigen Herbst-Tages Location: near Lake Neusiedl Date: 27th October 2019 Light: cloudy Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: Sigma Macro 150/f2.8  Focal Length: 150 mm Exposure: 1/6 Seconds + 1 2/3EV Aperture: 16 ISO: 100 Filter: –

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Autumn atmosphere

Autumn atmosphere

A beautiful area in the Soča valley – the upper section of the Lepena stream. Ein wunderbares Gebiet im Soča Tal – der Oberlauf des Lepena Baches. Location: Lepena waterfalls, Soča valley, Slovenia Date: 16th October 2019 Light: cloudy Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: EF 24-105 f/4 L IS USM Focal Length: 24 mm Exposure: 6 Seconds Aperture: 16 ISO: 100 Filter: Polarizer

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The abyss

The abyss

A view in the Moznica gorge down to the quick flowing water. Ein Blick auf das rasch fließende Wasser in der Moznica Schlucht. Location: Moznica, Log pod Mangartom, Slovenia Date: 16th October 2019 Light: cloudy Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: EF 24-105 f/4 L IS USM Focal Length: 90 mm Exposure: 3,2 Seconds Aperture: 16 ISO: 100 Filter: Polarizer

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Autumn tree

Autumn tree

A solitary beech on a wide meadow in the warm light of a sunset in the Vienna Woods. Eine einsame Buche auf einer großen Wiese im Wienerwald im warmen Licht des Sonnenuntergangs. Location: Wienerwald, Lower Austria Date: 12th October 2019 Light: cloudy/sunny Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: EF 24-105 f/4 L IS USM Focal Length: 24 mm Exposure: 1/125 Seconds + […]

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Autumn zooming

Autumn zooming

Double exposure in the colorful beech forest gives the autumn atmosphere a special expression. Doppelbelichtung im farbigen Buchenwald bringt die Herbststimmung besonders schön zur Geltung. Location: Waldviertel, Lower Austria Date: 20th October 2019 Light: cloudy/sunny Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: EF 24-105 f/4 L IS USM Focal Length: 32 mm Exposure: 0,6 Seconds  Aperture: 20 ISO: 100 Filter: Polarizer

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Autumn jungle

Autumn jungle

Very impressive green colors in autumn in the Soca Valley around a little creek near Bovec. Sehr eindrucksvolles Grün im Herbst im Umfeld eines keinen Baches in der Nähe von Bovec im Soca-Tal. Image Details Location: Soca valley, Slovenia Date: 15th October 2019 Light: cloudy/foggy Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: EF 24-105 f/4 L IS USM Focal Length: 97 mm […]

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It is autumn

It is autumn

If you see the colorful leaves of creeper – it is autumn. Each year one of the most colorful leaves. Wenn du die farbenprächtigen Blätter des Wilden Weins siehst, dann ist Herbst. Jedes Jahr die farbenprächtigsten Blätter Image Details Location: Schilcher-Weinstrasse, Steiermark Date: 29th September 2019 Light: sunny Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: EF 100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM […]

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