Posts tagged “Nidelven

Skansen Bridge

Skansen bru
This bridge was designed by Joseph Strauss, who among other things also constructed the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, USA. The bridge was opened on March 22, 1918. (please, – click on image to enlarge)
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.
My contribution to: «Weekend Reflections»«SkyWatch Friday»«Weekly Top Shot»

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Common Merganser – Mergus merganser

Laksand female
This female Goosander (laksand) is swimming in the River Nidelva together with a Mallard male.
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»


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.


Skansen Bru

Skansen Bridge

A special bridge in Trondheim. You can read more about it:  «Skansen_Bridge» -(click on image to enlarge)-

My contribution to: «Ein Stück Himmel» – «Petunia Himmelsk» – «Sky Watch Friday» – «Weekend Reflections»

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.


Northern Pintail – Anas acuta – Stjertand

Stjertanda1

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

Stjertand og venn1

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

Stjertand og venner1

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.


LOL

LOL

This Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) is having a great time at Nedre Leirfoss in the river Nidelven, Trondheim Norway.

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

Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 tripod on a Redged RWC-3 swing head pro.