Raimund Brandstätter

Touchdown

Touchdown

Again and again I could watch the owl as it headed for this wooden stick. Most of the time I was much too far away. Then I lay in wait for a few hours. And I was lucky, the long wait was rewarded. In the most beautiful light she managed a precision landing and I […]

Read More»

Awakening

Awakening

Here several heralds of spring meet in one place. Crocuses and spring snowflakes knight with a European peacock and a lady beetle around the best sunny spots in the wood… ————————————————– Hier treffen sich mehrere Frühlingsboten auf einem Platz. Krokusse und Frühlingsknotenblumen rittern mit einem Tagpfauenauge und einem Marienkäfer um die besten Sonnenplätze im Wald… […]

Read More»

Thorny Place

Thorny Place

One of the most colourful winter birds in our area, the European Goldfinch. I love its red mask and the white dotted black and yellow wings ….. —————————————————————————————– Einer der farbenprächtigsten Wintervögel in unserem Gebiet, der Stieglitz. Ich liebe seine rote Maske und die weißgepunkteten schwarz-gelben Flügel…..   Image Details   Location: Eisenstadt, Austria Date: […]

Read More»

Frosty Morning

Frosty Morning

The warm water of the river steamed in the cold morning sun. The swans emerged from the depths of the mist… and shone orange in the first light of day. Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)   Image Details   Location: Styria, Austria Date: January 2019 Light: Fog Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Lens: Canon EF […]

Read More»

Amur Leopard

Amur Leopard

The Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis) is a leopard subspecies native to the Primorye region of southeastern Russia and northern China. It is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List. In 2007, only 19–26 wild leopards were estimated to survive in southeastern Russia and northeastern China. It was considered as one of the rarest […]

Read More»

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

When I took this picture, I had the idea to create a Christmas atmosphere. The flower parts of the plant look like reddish stars, the seat symbolizes a candle and the butterfly looks like a yellow flame… Of course you need a little imagination to see it in this way. —————————————————————————- Als ich dieses Foto […]

Read More»

The Eagle has landed

The Eagle has landed

The Danube Delta with its endless expanses is a perfect habitat for the white-tailed eagle. ————————————————— Das Donaudelta mit seinen unendlichen Weiten ist ein perfekter Lebensraum für den Seeadler   Image Details   Location: Danube Delta, Romania Date: May 20th, 2019 Light: after sunrise Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Lens: Canon EF 200-400 f/4L […]

Read More»

In The Wet Meadow

In The Wet Meadow

In the wet meadows it sparkles and shines in the morning. It is the time when the butterflies are still sitting on the flowers in a calm and good manner…. Small copper (Lycaena phlaeas) —————————————————————————- In den nassen Wiesen glitzert und glänzt es am Morgen. Es ist die Zeit, wo die Schmetterlinge noch ganz ruhig und brav […]

Read More»

Halloween Color

Halloween Color

Orange is the color of Halloween, orange also is the dominant color in this photo… This beautiful butterfly, the Queen of Spain fritillary, has settled in a typical Halloween ambience —————————————————————————- Orange ist die Farbe von Halloween, Orange ist auch die dominante Farbe in diesen Foto…dieser schöne Falter, der Kleine Perlmuttfalter, hat sich in einem […]

Read More»

Shorter Days

Shorter Days

The days now are getting shorter and shorter…. Some days the setting sun is colored in beautiful orange. Only few butterflies are sitting in the cold and dry grass, mostly Lycaenidae… Now it is the right time to play with photos in backlight. ———————————————————————————————————– Die Tage werden jetzt kürzer und kürzer…. An manchen Tagen ist […]

Read More»