Rupert Kogler

Crunchy Heads

Crunchy Heads

This particular frosty morning the fog above Lake Almsee was so heavy that I couldn’t see anything in the distance. So I decided to exclude the lake from my images and I moved to the other side of the water where I could get a glimpse of the peaks of the Totes Gebirge and I […]

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Remembering Bees

Remembering Bees

Meanwhile it’s actually a rather rare treat to watch a bee busy doing what they do best like this little diligent fellow. Should be much appreciated, since we all depend on them. Image Details Location: Mühlviertel, Upper Austria Date: March, 30th 2018 Light: Sunny at noon Camera: Canon EOS 5DII Lens: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 […]

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Forest Glimmer

Forest Glimmer

A lonely Spring Snowflake catches the very last rays of the setting sun right at the edge of a pretty dark forest in Lower Austria. Image Details Location: Somewhere in Lower Austria Date: February, 27th 2016 Light: Sunset Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal […]

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Blues Breaker

Blues Breaker

A lovely subadult Common Kingfisher lightens the rather cold and grey morning in the wetlands of Upper Austria. Image Details Location: Traun-Danube Wetlands, Upper Austria Date: August, 19th 2016 Light: Rainy Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports + Sigma TC 1401 Focal Length: 420mm Exposure: 1/100sec Aperture: f4.5 ISO: […]

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Inseparable Generations

Inseparable Generations

A female chamois stands together with her fawn in heavy mountain fog. Image Details Location: Gesäuse National Park, Styria, Austria Date: August, 12th 2017 Light: Heavy fog Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Focal Length: 300mm Exposure: 1/200sec Aperture: f3.2 ISO: 400 Filter: –

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Gentle Crossing

Gentle Crossing

All of a sudden this beautiful Wild Boar gently crossed the open water just a few meters behind my back and placed itself in the very best morning light. Image Details Location: Traun-Danube Wetlands, Upper Austria Date: September, 25th 2018 Light: Misty sunrise Camera: Canon EOS 7DII Lens: Sigma 120-300mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Sports […]

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Get going

Get going

Argentina’s stunning Cerro Fitz Roy during a pretty frosty night as the moon slowly sets. This was actually the very first scenery I captured in Patagonia. Not bad for a starter. Image Details Location: Los Glaciares National Park, Patagonia, Argentina Date: Noveber, 16th 2016 Light: Early dawn Camera: Canon EOS 5DII Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm […]

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Winterwonderland

Winterwonderland

That day I was out with some good friends of mine taking a moderate winter hike at the borders between Austria and Czech Republic. During our first rest in the woods above the fog we noticed some lovely glittering crystals falling from the sky. First we thought they’re just falling from the trees. But a […]

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Dawn of Majesties

Dawn of Majesties

It was a wonderful clear morning that particular day and I was able to discover the ibexes very quickly in darkness in the area I left them the evening before. The herd spent the night on a slope with a stunning view on Austria’s highest peak, Mount Großglockner. And right before sunrise, just minutes before […]

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Topping

Topping

As I discovered this location, I was instantly thinking of it when there’s some snow, the soft light of dawn and a common kingfisher as a topping somewhere in the frame. I went back there quite a few times since then and could observe a kingfisher for two times on this particular branch. There was […]

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