Portrett

Common Goldeneye – Bucephala clangula

Kvinand
A Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula) male swimming in the River Nidelven, Nidarø – Trondheim, Norway. This drake is looking for a female!
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 With a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» – «The Bird D’pot»  –  «Saturday’s Critters»


Mandarin Duck – Male (Aix galericulata)

Mandarinand (2)
A rare visit in Nidarø – Trondheim, two male Mandarin Ducks. Mandarinand (1)
Lovely colors, – it looks almost artificial!
My contribution to: «Mandarin Orange Monday»  –   «Wild Bird Wednesday»  – «The BIRD D’pot»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 300/4.0 D IF-ED, hand-held camera.


«You’ve Got The Look»

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From a trip to Flatanger – Norway. A White Tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) has got the look!
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday»  –  «The BIRD D’Pot»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 300/4.0 D IF-ED from a moving boat.


Common Eider – Somateria mollissima

Ærfugl
Common Eiders, male and female flirting or..?  Straumen – Inderøy, Norway.
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 300/4.0 D IF-ED with Nikon AF-S Teleconverter TC-14E II 1.4x, hand-held camera!
My contribution to: «Blue Monday» –  «Wild Bird Wednesday» –  «The BIRD D’pot»


Jahn Teigen

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Norwegian artist Jahn Teigen at Sommerfestivalen 2012 – Selbu.
Photo in B&W at my new blog:  «B&W Blog Hans H. Bjørstad»
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VRII, hand-held camera.


The Weekend In B&W – The Fisherman

The Fisherman
A local Fisherman at Agadir, Morocco.
My contribution to:  «The Weekend In B&W»
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera at the local Fishing-harbor in Agadir – Morocco.
I’m working on my new B&W Blog:  «HansHB B&W Blog»


Love This Food

Elsker kaffe
A juvenile European Herring Gull is looking for food. Ole Martin Dahle is the right person to ask!
We were out looking for White Tailed Eagles..
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera standing in a moving boat.  My contribution to: «The BIRD D’pot» – «Blue Monday» –  «Wild Bird Wednesday»


Last Tast Of Summer

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Sucking out the last drop of the season.
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A hard working bumblebee in action.
My contribution to:  «Mandarin Orange Monday» – «Blue Monday» – «I Heart Macro» – «Macro Monday2»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


The Weekend In B&W – «The Altarpiece»

AngelIs this the angel Elvis? A small detail from the altarpiece in Hustad Church in Inderøy. Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.
My contribution to:  «The Weekend in B&W»
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The Weekend In B&W – Tears?

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This silhouettephoto is my contribution to: «The Weekend In B&W»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera!


The Weekend In B&W – «Smile»

Car
A beautiful car with a great smile.
This is my contribution to:  «The Weekend In B&W»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, handheld camera.


Common Gull – Larus canus

Larus canus
Small young Gulls on a sidewalk, – «Where do we go now?»
My contribution to:  «The BIRD D’pot» – «Wild Bird Wednesday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


The Weekend In B&W – «The Head»

The Head
A dried wolffish’s head hanging on the wall (Anarhichas denticulatus). This fish is very good to eat…
My contribution to:  «The Weekend In B&W»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


Dragonfly – Øyenstikker

Dragonfly
This one woke me up one morning, and he was kind enough to sit still and cooperate so I could take his portrait. -(click on image to enlarge)-
My contribution to:  «Mandarin Orange Monday» 
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED VR, hand-held camera.


The Weekend In B&W – «The Guitarist»

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Torstein Flakne is best known as the lead guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter for the Norwegian rock band Stage Dolls, which he founded in 1983. This photo was taken at «Sommerfestivalen» (Summerfestival) in Selbu last weekend.
To see more of my photos from the festival, please click  «NRKTrondelag»

My contribution to: «The Weekend In B&W»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VRII, hand-held camera. It is the perfect lens for this kind of photos!


Eurasian Siskin – Carduelis Spinus – Grønnsisik

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A Eurasian Siskin – (Carduelis Spinus – Grønnsisik) eating sunflowerseeds. Photohide, – Flatanger, Norway.    -(click on image to enlarge)-

My contribution:  «The BIRD D’pot»  –  «Wild Bird Wednesday»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 with a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro


Looking For Grub

European Herring Gull

European Herring Gull ( Larus argentatus ) is looking for food! Kind of  caught in action!

My contribution to: «The BIRD D’pot»  –  «Wild Bird Wednesday»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s Nikkor AF-S 300/4.0 D IF-ED, hand-held camera standing in a boat!


Common Chaffinch – Fringilla coelebs – Bokfink

 

 

Common Chaffinch

A Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) is eating sunflower seeds. -(click on image to enlarge)-

My contribution to: «The BIRD D’pot» –  «Wild Bird Wednesday»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 tripod with a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro.


Boreal Owl – Aegolius funereus – Perleugle

Boreal Owl (1)A Boreal Owl – (Aegolius funereus) looking out from his new «home» made by a woodpecker in a telegraph pole. Horizontal photo.

Boreal Owl (2)

Vertical photo.  My contribution to: «The BIRD D’pot» – «Wild Bird Wednesday»  –  «Camera-Critters»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 tripod with a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro on top!


The Weekend In B&W – «Reflections»

Gull

From my trip to Flatanger last weekend. A European Herring Gull ( Larus argentatus) is making lovely reflections.   -(click on image to enlarge)-

My contribution to: «The Weekend In B&W»   –  «Weekend Reflection»  –  «The BIRD D’pot»  –  «Weekly Top Shot»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s Nikkor AF-S 300/4.0 D IF-ED, hand-held camera from a boat!


The Weekend In B&W – «The Zebra»

Zebra

A zebra (Equus quagga) is relaxing eating grass in Ngorongoro, Tanzania.  -(click on image to enlarge)-

My contribution to: «The Weekend In B&W»

Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VRII and Nikon Nikkor AF-S TC-20E III 2.0x on a Manfrotto monopod 679B with a Manfrotto head 486RC2 on top.


Polyporaceae – Kjuke

Kjuke

 

15/24  – I don’t know the english word.

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED, hand-held camera.

 


A Portrait

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14/24  – Smile!

Testing Nikon V1


Eurasian Bullfinch – Pyrrhula pyrrhula – Dompap

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13/24 – A Eurasian Bullfinch is looking for food!

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 with a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro.