Posts tagged “Birds

«The Figurhead»

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A Moroccan seagull acting as a figurehead on the bow! Agadir – Morocco.
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» –  «The BIRD D’pot» –  «My Sky» – «Sky Watch Friday» –  «Blue Monday» –  «Ein Stück Himmel»


Eurasian Bullfinch – Pyrrhula pyrrhula – Dompap


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.

Northern Pintail – Anas acuta – Stjertand


A Northern_Pintail (Anas Acuta) is at the moment at Nidarø in Trondheim Norway.

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His girlfriend is a female Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos). She likes his company!

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Actually he has got a lot of friends at Nidarø.

My contribution to:  «The BIRD D’pot» –  «Wild Bird Wednesday»  –  «Blue Monday»  –  «Weekly Top Shot»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VRII, handheld camera.

Pyrrhula pyrrhula – Eurasian Bullfinch – Dompap


This «Eurasian_Bullfinch» wanted to partisipate at the Eagle photosession in Flatanger! His red outfit is striking against the snow…

My contribution to:  «The BIRD D’pot» – «WildBirdWednesday» – «WeeklyTopShot»

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

Trane – Crane – Grus Grus

You will find a treasure at the end of the rainbow. (Nikon D700 using Nikons AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, – hand-held camera) My contribution to «MellowYellowMonday»«BlueMonday»

This is the treasure, a Crane family…

They did not like our presence!

And flew away after a short time!  – The cranes were about 3-400 meters away. I wanted them much closer!

Nikon D700 using Nikons AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR, – no tripod, the lense is lying in the car window…. (Photos taken today)

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