Photo Blog

Birding

Puffin on snow

Sorry, I have been away such a long time. Here is a pic of a puffin shot in March 2019 at Hörnoya island in Norway.


A dashing osprey

Pictures taken at Pohtiolampi, Osprey Research Center in Finland, from a hide.


A bohemian waxwing in Lapland

Waxwings were posing well close to our cottage in Inari.


Bluethroat II

The bird was posing very well!


Bluethroat and a bee in Lapland

Finally, after many tries, I found a bluethroat to shoot in Lapland.


Puffin in Hornöya, Norway

Hornöya island in Vardö, Varanger, Norway on my way to fish salmon in Northern Norway.


Common shelduck in Örö National Park

On our photo tour to Örö National Park a couple of common shelducks was found.  My first ever photo of the bird resting on a rock.


Greylag gooses

Greylag gooses departing from shore early in the morning. Guard gooses still in their watching places. Örö National Park in Finland some days ago.


Goldeneye in golden water

Reeds make water golden.


Eagle Owl

Met an eagle owl since  a long time in a forest close to us. The bird is really impressive.


European shags in Vardö, Norway

On our arctic tour to Varang fjord in Norway.


Steller’s eiders in Varang

Photographed from a floating hide in Båtsfjord, Finnmark on our arctic tour   a week ago.


Pine grosbeak in Lapland

On our arctic tour to Varanger, Finnmark, Norway we stopped at Neljän Tuulen Tupa to shoot northern birds like Pine grospeak. The other were Siberian Jay and Siberian tit.


King eider in Båtsfjord, Norway

The main goal of our arctic tour through snowy Finland and northern Norway, the King Eider! The bird was shot from a floating hide in Båtsfjord, Varanger, Norway.


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Steller’s eiders in Båtsfjord, Norway


Bearded Reedling on snow

Bearded Reedlings are back in Espoo. The birds were away for many years.  Now they can be found in the same place than five years ago.


Golden eagle in Finland II

Another picture of this magnificent bird photographed in Utajärvi, Finland.


Great grey owl

In Helsinki, yesterday.


Spotted nutcracker

A new bird for me, today in Sipoo, Finland.


Crested tit

Crested tit – always a pleasure to meet.


Red-legged falcon

A red-legged falcon has been posing several days for photographers in Tuusula, close to Helsinki.


Red-backed shrike

Red-backed shrike scoping around on the top of a cattail.


Greenshank

Was a fearless bird, did not leave even if I moved closer and closer.


Red-necked phalarope

Red-necked phalaropes under protection of black-headed gulls, Espoo, Finland.