Gerhard Vlcek

Autumn is glowing

Autumn is glowing

Autumn crocus (Colchicum autumnale) – last color points in the green meadows before the autum comes and the colors change to brown and grey. Herbstzeitlose (Colchicum autumnale) – letzte Farbtupfer in den grünen Wiesen, bevor der Herbst kommt und die Farben nach braun und grau wechseln. Image Details Location: Gehäuse, Styria, Austria  Date: September, 19th 2021 Light: sunny […]

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The ant and the butterfly

The ant and the butterfly

In the late summer you can often find the eastern bath white (Pontia edusa) in the meadows. Im Spätsommer kann man den Resedafalter (Pontia edusa) oft in Wiesen finden. Image Details Location: Hundsheim, Lower Austria, Austria Date: August 28th, 2021 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX Mark III Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm f/2.8L  Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/80 Sec +1 1/3 EV Aperture: 5.0 […]

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approaching autumn

approaching autumn

During August the Alpine Cyclamen (Cyclamen purpurascens) start blooming in the Forests. This is a unmistakable sign for the upcoming autumn. Im August beginnen die Europäischen Alpenveilchen (Cyclamen purpurascens) in den Wäldern zu blühen. Das ist ein untrügliches Zeichen für den nahenden Herbst. Image Details Location: near Bernstein, Burgenland Date: August 7th, 2021 Camera: Canon EOS R  Lens: Canon EF […]

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Aquilonaris

Aquilonaris

The Cranberry Fritillary(Boloria aquilonaris) needs absolutely a moor. His habitates are rare and therefore it is a strongly protected species Der Hochmoor-Perlmutterfalter (Boloria aquilonaris) braucht unbedingt ein Hochmoor als Lebensraum. Diese Lebensräume werden immer seltener und daher ist diese Art streng geschützt. Image Details Location: Tyrol, Austria Date: July 16th, 2021 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX Mark III Lens: Sigma […]

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Sempervivum montanum

Sempervivum montanum

Knapweed Fritillary (Melitaea Phoebe) sitting on a blossom of the Mountain house-leek (Sempervivum montanum). Flockenblumen-Scheckenfalter (Melitaea Phoebe) sitzt auf einer Blüte einer Berg-Hauswurz (Sempervivum montanum).   Image Details Location: Flies, Tyrol, Austria Date: July 16th, 2021 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX Mark III Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm f/2.8L  Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/320 Sec +1 1/3 EV Aperture: 3.5 ISO: 800 Filter: none    

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Flower visitor

Flower visitor

Apollo (Parnassius apollo) on the roadside on a mountain pass road in the Mariazeller Land. Roter Apollo (Parnassius apollo) a Straßenrand einer Passstraßen im Mariazeller Land. Image Details Location: Styria, Austria Date: July 4th, 2021 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX Mark III Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm f/2.8L  Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/320 Sec +1 1/3 EV Aperture: 4 ISO: 800 Filter: none

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White dream

White dream

Black veined white (Aporia crataegi) fresh hatched in a bog meadow. Ein Baumweißling (Aporia crataegi) frisch geschlüpft in einer Moorwiese. Image Details Location: Gesäuse, Styria, Austria Date: June 16th, 2021 Camera: Canon EOS 1DX Mark III Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm f/2.8L  Focal Length: 180mm Exposure: 1/80 Sec +1 2/3 EV Aperture: 5.6 ISO: 1600 Filter: none

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Narcissus poeticus

Narcissus poeticus

Stern-Narzisse – Narcissus poeticus syn. Narcissus radiiflorus – Poets daffodil From middle of May to middle of June millions of these flowers are blooming on the meadows in the Ausseerland in Styria. Each year end of May the „Narzissen-Fest“ is celebrated in Bad Aussee. Von Mitte Mai bis Mitte Juni blühen Millionen dieser Blumen auf […]

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Sleeping

Sleeping

Clouded apollo – Schwarzer Apollo – Parnassius mnemosyne Sleeping on a scarbious in a wonderful meadow near the Danube river.   Schlafend auf einer Skarbiose in einer wunderbaren Wiese in der Nähe der Donau. Location: Hainburg, Lower Austria Date: May 6th, 2021 Light: cloudy/sunny Camera: Canon EOS 1DX MarkIII Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm/ f/2.8 Focal Length: 180 mm Exposure: 1/80 Seconds +2/3 […]

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Visitor in the garden

Visitor in the garden

Segelfalter / Iphiclides podalirius / Sail Swallowtail In combination with lilac this beautiful butterfly is perfect for tomorrows mother´s day    In Verbindung mit dem Flieder ist dieser wunderbare Schmetterling perfekt für den morgigen Muttertag. Location: Maria Enzersdorf, Lower Austria Date: May 6th, 2021 Light: cloudy/sunny Camera: Canon EOS 1DX MarkIII Lens: Sigma Macro 180mm/ f/2.8 Focal Length: 180 mm Exposure: 1/640 […]

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