Posts tagged “wild bird

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»


Wild Bird Wednesday – «Got It»

Got It
«Got it»!  It is always a winner! – Feeding gulls at Flatanger, Norway!  -(click on image to enlarge)-
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday»  –  «The BIRD D’pot» –  «Weekend Reflections»

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


Wild Bird Wednesday – «In The Air»

Havørn1

A White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla ) is looking for fish in Flatanger, Norway.  -(click on image to enlarge)-

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

Nikon D4 using Nikon’s Nikkor AF-S 300/4.0 D IF-ED, hand-held camera in a moving boat!  (Sorry, –  the eagle is slightly blurred)


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!


Black Grouse – Tetrao tetrix – orrfugl

Black Grouse (1)

From a photohide at Flatanger, Norway. Photo taken at 22.30 using ISO 3200!

Black Grouse (2)

Even later, – using ISO 6400.

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

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, bad light!


More White-tailed Eagle Catching Fish

Eagle (2)

Got it!

Eagle (3)

Home to eat!

Eagle (1)

He really like pollock!

Eagle (4)

Going home!

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

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


White-tailed Eagle Catching Fish

Eagle1

Flatanger, Norway. A White-tailed Eagle  (Haliaeetus albicilla) in action!  -(click on image to enlarge)-

Eagle2

To be continued….         -(click on image to enlarge)-

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

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


Eurasian Jay – Garrulus glandarius – Nøtteskrike

Jay

This «Eurasian_Jay» (Garrulus glandarius) is looking for food! Photo taken from a hide at Flatanger, Norway.   -(Klick on image to enlarge)-

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


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.


Bird Migration

Emu (2)

These emus (Dromaius novaehollandiae) came back too early this year, only snow to see in the fields!

Emu (1)

Ok, just take your portrait. But, hurry up I freezing cold! Australia is a much better place to be!

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


A Female Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula)

Svarttrost2b

«I want meat!» A female «Eurasian Blackbird» is looking for food. A roadkilled fox is perfect for her!

Svarttrost1

A slice bread is well as dessert! From a photohide looking for eagles. (Klick on image to enlarge)

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

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


Common Redpoll – Carduelis flammea – Gråsisik

Gråsisik1

A Common_Redpoll, male I think.  (Klick on image to enlarge)

My contribution to:  «The BIRD D’pot» –  «Wild Bird Wednesday» –  «RubyTuesday2»

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


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.


European Herring Gull

Måke

Hi, my name is Gull, – «European Herring Gull»! ( Larus argentatus ) I am a juvenile! Photo taken at Straumen, Inderøy, Norway.

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 swing-head pro!


The Terminator

Kongeørn (2)

The Terminator in action. A Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is about to eat a roadkilled fox. Flatanger, Norway. (Klick on image to enlarge)

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

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!


A Common Shag – Phalacrocorax aristotelis

Skarv

«Common Shag» what a name! It makes me laugh! It must be the best place to see this bird, on top of a pole… In norvegian, «toppskarv» or «småskarv»! My contribution to: «The BIRD D’pot» – «Wild Bird Wednesday» and «BlueMonday» – «RubyTuesday2»


Atlantic Puffin – Fratercula arctica

Bleiksøya

Puffins flying around «Bleiksøya». 80,000 puffin pairs is nesting on this islet!

Lundefugl2

This picture is taken from a small boat. My contribution to  «Wild Bird Wednesday».

Nikon D700 using Nikon’s Nikkor AF-S 300/4,0 D IF-ED, hand-held camera!

(Photos taken summer 2010)