Rupert Kogler

Stars and Stripes

Stars and Stripes

Actually I intended to do a rather classic wide angel landscape image, with a small pond as a foreground, but as I noticed what was going on on the water surface, I was just mesmerized and watched and photographed the ice emerging during this frosty morning until my wet feet were almost frozen. It was […]

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Valley of Tales

Valley of Tales

Actually I was taking way more intimate landscape close-ups with a long lens 99% of the time. I was just so excited about the countless details that can be found in such a wonderful surrounding. This one was my „farewell shot“ to the landscape during my last morning there. Although the skies were overcast, I […]

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Heat of Hoar

Heat of Hoar

Magical moments as the sun pierces through the fog and some hoarfrost goes down as a glittering curtain due to the warmth. Image Details Location: Mühlviertel, Upper Austria Date: November, 26th 2020 Light: Fog/sun Camera: Canon EOS 5DIII Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Focal Length: 75mm Exposure: 1/200sec Aperture: f4 ISO: 500 Filter: […]

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Creator Spirit

Creator Spirit

I’m just more and more mesmerized by all the different stunning reflections, which occur on water surfaces. And Water Striders are just the most fascinating creators regarding this. Image Details Location: Wetlands of Upper Austria Date: September, 27th 2020 Light: Sunny afternoon Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2,8 DG OS HSM Sports + […]

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Rolling Skies

Rolling Skies

Very dramatic conditions and extremely heavy winds up in Austria’s highest mountains. Pretty exciting displays of nature’s forces. Image Details Location: High Tauern National Park, Austria Date: October, 26th 2020 Light: Mainly cloudy morning Camera: Canon EOS 5DIII Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Focal Length: 105mm Exposure: 1/200sec Aperture: f14 ISO: 320 Filter: […]

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Colliding Seasons

Colliding Seasons

Humble moments surrounded by mighty mountains and a season somewhere between fall and winter. Image Details Location: Gesäuse National Park, Austria Date: October, 18th 2020 Light: Mainly overcast Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Focal Length: 120mm Exposure: 1/100sec Aperture: f13 ISO: 640 Filter: –

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Merging Seasons

Merging Seasons

The reflections of fall foliage in evening light and the blue skies on a gentle wetland stream. Image Details Location: Upper Austria Date: September, 27th 2020 Light: Clear sunset Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2,8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal Length: 331mm Exposure: 1/125sec Aperture: f11 ISO: 2000 Filter: […]

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Secrets

Secrets

A White-Throated Dipper on the hunt in a pretty frosty and misty stream in Styria, Austria. Image Details Location: Salzkammergut, Austria Date: September, 15th 2020 Light: Misty sunrise Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2,8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal Length: 271mm Exposure: 1/5000sec Aperture: f4.5 ISO: 200 Filter: –

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Pannonian Shapes

Pannonian Shapes

Beautiful silhouettes of the characteristic pannonian habitats and residents caught my attention that moring long before sunrise. Image Details Location: Neusiedler See – Seewinkel National Park, Austria Date: July, 13th 2020 Light: Clear dawn Camera: Canon EOS 5DIII Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Focal Length: 80mm Exposure: 1/13sec Aperture: f11 ISO: 2000 Filter: […]

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Ladylike

Ladylike

A female Banded Demoiselle taking a rest between her aerial dances in the fire of a summer evening. Image Details Location: Wetlands of Upper Austria Date: August, 17th 2020 Light: Sunset Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal Length: 420mm Exposure: 1/8000sec Aperture: f4.5 ISO: […]

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