Category: Birds

Amazing creatures!

Dalmatian Pelicans, Lake Kerkini, Greece, February 2014

Trip to Greece with the goal to photo Dalmatian Pelicans (Pelecanus  crispus) on Lake Kerkini from one of the fisher men’s boats. We were quite successful as you…

Norther Hawk Owl, Ilstorp, Scania, Sweden, 160207

A Norther Hawk Owl (Surnia ulula) wintered in the Ilstorp area in Scania, Sweden.

Ivory Gull, 1st year, Båstad harbour, Sweden, 131204 – flying

One of the most beautiful gulls, an Ivory Gull (Pagophila eburnea), was in Båstad Harbour for a couple of days. Spent almost 3 hours and took 1,350 photos.

Red (Grey) Phalarope, Trelleborg harbour, Sweden, 131230

A Red (Grey) Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius) bird in winter plumage was here for a couple of weeks around New Year.

Northern Hawk Owl at Skrylle, Sweden, 130105

For a week or so 2 Northern Hawk Owls (Surnia ulula) were seen at Skrylle in Södra Sandby, Scania, Sweden. One of them was at “Brända Tomten”.

Red Kites north of Harlösa, Sweden, 130122

There was a dead animal in one of the fields north of me and a large number of Red Kites (Milvus milvus), Buzzards and other animals and birds…

Long-tailed Tit in Vombs Fure, 160318

A Long-tailed Tit (Aegithalos caudatus) in Vombs Fure, Scania, Sweden.

Iceland Gull at Flyinge Kungsgård, Sweden,130202

I was lucky enough to have an Iceland gull (Larus glaucoides) nearby at Flyinge Kungsgård in Scania Sweden. Usually I don’t drive far to see birds but this…

Red Kite in Silvåkra, Sweden, 130124

A cold and cloud free winter’s day. Found this Red Kite (Milvus milvus) preening in a tree close to the road. Took about 100 images over 15-20 minuts.