September 24, 2016

Mallard [gräsand]

Came upon these mallards in eclipse today. Or, rather, they came upon us, as we had a coffee break by the river they patrol for biscuits and bread, the young ones (there were at least three of them) still prefer the reed. Nordre älv, Kungälv, on September 24, 2016.

Pentax K50, ISO 100, 170mm, f/4.5, 1/120.


Pentax K50, ISO 100, 150mm, f/6.3, 1/500.


Pentax K50, ISO 100, 150mm, f/6.3, 1/500.

Pentax K50, ISO 400, 55mm, f/5.6, 1/100.

September 11, 2016

Great Tit [talgoxe]

Ok, there's more appropriate food for a great tit than apple pie with custard, but he seemed to enjoy both the pie and our company. Uddevalla, on September 9, 2016.

iPhone SE, ISO 25, 4.2mm, f/2.2, 1/1131.

August 04, 2016

Eurasian Nuthatch [nötväcka]

From the archive: Last years first nuthatch to check on the rowan berries. He had to come back later, though. Hedegärde, Uddevalla, on August 4, 2014.

Canon EOS 550D, ISO 3200, 250mm, f/5.6, 1/1600.

August 03, 2016

Great Tit [talgoxe]

From the archive: I just love his attitude! Hedegärde, Uddevalla, on August 3, 2014.

Canon EOS 550D, ISO 3200, 250mm, f/5.6, 1/800.


July 28, 2016

Hooded Crow [kråka]

From the archive: The gang of four. What can I say, I like 'em! Hedegärde, Uddevalla, on July 28, 2014.

Canon EOS 550D, ISO 2000, 250mm, f/5.6, 1/2000.


July 24, 2016

European Blue Tit [blåmes]

From the archive: From one of the years that the cherry tree wasn't ruined and bare lots of fruit. Hedegärde, Uddevalla, on July 24, 2014.

Canon EOS 550D, ISO 640, 250mm, f/6.3, 1/320.

July 23, 2016

House Sparrow [gråsparv]

From the archive: Two house sparrows, having a bath in a public water feature. Sandefjord, Norway, on July 23, 2010.

Canon PowerShot A620, ISO 50, 29mm, f/4.1, 1/200.

June 25, 2016

Common Buzzard [ormvråk]

Sometimes you're lucky: bird on the ground, not moving, camera at hand, no car behind you so you can make a stop … One shot, then he made it for the woods. Älje-Porsen nature reserve, Uddevalla, on June 24, 2016.

Pentax K50, ISO 200, 300mm, f/10, 1/320.

European Herring Gull [gråtrut]

Begging for food. Mollön nature reserve, Uddevalla, on June 24, 2016.

Pentax K50, ISO 100, 210mm, f/5.6, 1/640. 

June 21, 2016

Pied Wagtail [sädesärla]

From the archive: Another wagtail, straight from the bath. Lilla Askerön, on June 21, 2008.

Canon PowerShot A620, ISO 50, 29mm, f/4.1, 1/500.