Rupert Kogler

Calm Rising

Calm Rising

A surreal calm morning in the kingdom of heavy winds. Patagonia’s Cerro Torre at sunrise after a pretty frosty night. Image Details Location: Los Glaciares National Park, Patagonia, Argentina Date: November, 20th 2016 Light: Sunrise Camera: Canon EOS 5DII Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM Focal Length: 16mm Exposure: 4sec Aperture: f20 ISO: 100 […]

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Soul Scapes

Soul Scapes

I guess this might be among my top ten forest views I’ve ever had. You’re looking at a slope wrapped in a fantastic mixed forest in Czech Repulbic’s Podyjí National Park as seen from the Austiran side. I was lucky enough to experience this vista during great evening conditions with the last rays of sun […]

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Color Gusts

Color Gusts

I experienced super lovely weather conditions but also the heaviest storm I was ever photographing in during this particular morning. Image Details Location: Aoraki (Mount Cook) National Park, New Zealand Date: February, 21st 2019 Light: Sunrise Camera: Canon EOS 5DIII Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM Focal Length: 16mm Exposure: 0.4sec Aperture: f20 ISO: […]

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Her male Shadow

Her male Shadow

Fantastic autumn conditions as thick ground fog suddenly came up and the night fell in. I could hear the bull already and was deeply hoping he will appear in the open meadow before the light gets to poor. Finally this lady showed up and of course she was stalked by a rutting bull, which eventually […]

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Malcolm

Malcolm

Two perfectly aligned adult guanacos caught my eye in Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park. The animals are always very attentive and constantly watching out for pumas I guess. Since I really love capturing animals as silhouettes, I knew this might be a good chance for a lovely image. I decided to close the aperture […]

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Faces of Water

Faces of Water

Corsica definitely doesn’t disappoint when it comes to stunning mountain vistas. We got soaking wet quite a few times, but there’s hardly anything better than a drenched montane scenery after some heavy rain. Image Details Location: Lonca River, Corsica, France Date: May, 21st 2018 Light: Mostly cloudy Camera: Canon EOS 5DII Lens: Canon EF 17-40mm […]

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On the Rocks

On the Rocks

While observing some lovely young Alpine Ibexes I caught this little montane detail on the other side of the lake. Image Details Location: High Tauern National Park, Carinthia, Austria Date: August, 2nd 2019 Light: Rainy Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2,8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal Length: 420mm Exposure: […]

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Morning Mikado

Morning Mikado

I had a very pleasant time lying on the ground watching a few waterbirds, like this Common Ducks, swimming around on the calm surface during this wonderful misty morning. Image Details Location: Lake Okaro, New Zealand Date: April, 10th 2019 Light: Dawn Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Focal […]

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Tiny and humble

Tiny and humble

A classic view but still one of my favorite landscape vistas in Austria during one of the best conditions I experienced there so far. Actually I was out looking for orchids in late afternoon light about ten kilometers away from Lake Almsee and intended to return home in the evening but finally I found myself […]

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Forest Feathers

Forest Feathers

Nikau Palm tree forest in New Zealand’s Kahurangi National Park. Nikau Palms are endemic to New Zealand, and the only native palm there. Image Details Location: Kahurangi National Park, New Zealand Date: March, 28th 2019 Light: Sunny Camera: Canon EOS 5DII Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM Focal Length: 16mm Exposure: 3.2sec Aperture: f22 […]

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