Gerhard Vlcek

Red band

Red band

Red-band fritillary (Melitaea didyma) on bellflower. Roter Scheckenfalter (Melitaea didyma) auf Glockenblume. Image Details Location: Burgenland, Austria Date: May 30th, 2022 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX MarkIII Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm f/2.8L  Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/160 Sec Aperture: 5.0 ISO: 800 Filter: none

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Sitting on pink

Sitting on pink

Marsh fritillary (Boloria selene) before a thunderstorm just before a thunderstorm  in the mountains. Sumpfwiesen-Perlmutterfalter (Boloria selene) unmittelbar vor einem Gewitter in den Bergen. Image Details Location: Gehäuse – Styria, Austria  Date: June 16th, 2022 Light: cloudy Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: Canon EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Focal Length: 100 mm Exposure: 1/125 Seconds +1 1/3 EV Aperture: 4.0 ISO: 400  

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Snail on yellow stage

Snail on yellow stage

Common Blue – Polyommatus icarus on yellow stage during sunset. Image Details Location: Near Sv.Anton. Slovenia Date: May 15th, 2022 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX Mark III Lens: Sigma Macro f2.8/180mm Focal Length: 180 mm Exposure: 1/500 Sec +1 1/3EV Aperture: 8 ISO: 1600

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Sleeping Cinxia

Sleeping Cinxia

Melitaea cinxia – Wegerich-Scheckenfalter – Glanville fritillary Sleeping butterfly during sundowner in the Slovenia coast region. Image Details Location:  Sv Anton, Slovenia Date: May 15th 2022 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX MarkIII Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm F 2.8 Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/250 Second +1/2 EV Aperture: f 3.2 ISO: 1600

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Simply pure nature

Simply pure nature

Two lady orchids (Orchis purpurea) under a bush on a little meadow. Zwei Purpur-Knabenkräuter (Orchis purpurea) unter einem Busch auf einer kleinen Wiese. Image Details Location:  Burgenland, Austria Date: May 1st 2022 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX MarkIII Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm F 2.8 Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/320 Second +1 EV Aperture: f 3.5 ISO: 800

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Easter bunny butterfly

Easter bunny butterfly

In our garden at Easter Sunday – Orange dip butterfly – Anthocharis cardamines. In unserem Garten am Oster-Sonntag – Aurorafalter – Anthocharis cardamines. Image Details Location:  Lower Austria, Austria Date: April 17th 202 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX MarkIII Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm F 2.8 Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/250 Second +1 2/3EV Aperture: f 5 ISO: 400

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Pink ocean

Pink ocean

One sharp crocus (Crocus napolitanus) in a huge sea of blossoms in a meadow in the western part of Lower Austria. Ein scharfer Krokus (Crocus napolitanus) in einem Blütenmmer auf einer Wiese im westlichen Niederösterreich. Location: Western Lower Austria, Austria Date: March 21th, 2022 Light: cloudy/sunny Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: Sigma Macro 150mm /f2.8 Focal Length: 150 mm Exposure: 1/400 Seconds +1 […]

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Pink starlet

Pink starlet

A very rare color variation of the common bluebell (Scilla vindobonensis) in the Danube wetlands in Lower Austria. Eine sehr seltene Farbvariante des Wiener Blausterns (Scilla vindobonensis) in den niederösterreichischen Donauauen. Image Details Location: Donauau, Lower Austria Date: March 13th, 2022 Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: Canon Macro 100mm f/2.8 IS USM Focal Length: 100 mm Exposure: 1/100 Sec Aperture: 2.8 ISO: 100

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Pinky

Pinky

A wonderful group of pink liverworts (Hepatica nobilis) on the ground of  a forest in the Weinviertel. This color of liverworts is much more rare then the violett ones. Eine wunderbare Gruppe von rosa Leberblümchen am Waldboden im Weinviertel. Diese Farbe ist bei Leberblümchen sehr viel seltener als die violette. Image Details Location: Weinviertel, Lower Austria […]

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Spring starts in the mountains

Spring starts in the mountains

Blooming Christmas roses (Helleborus niger) in the „Höllental“ bellow the Rax. Blühende Schneerosen im Höllental am Fuß der Rax. Image Details Location: Höllental, Lower Austria Date: 14th February 2022 Camera: Canon EOS R Lens: Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM Focal Length: 50 mm Exposure: 1/250 Sec +1 1/3EV Aperture: 2.5 ISO: 100

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