Fox the Photographer

April-July, 2016 We started observing foxes visiting our garden from the comfort of our home. The first couple of years we photographed foxes through the kitchen window and used camera traps at night. This year we decided to try to take images from our garden. At the beginning foxes were a bit wary of us but later if we sit still they even used...
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Foxes in Our Garden

April-July, 2016 We started observing foxes visiting our garden from the comfort of our home. At the beginning we could not identify foxes visiting our garden but now we know each of them and call them by names. They are striking animals and we consider ourselves very lucky to have mammals as interesting as foxes living so close to us. The f...
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Brown Bears

July-August, 2015 The Eurasian Brown Bear is the national animal of Finland and has long been a symbol of Russia. According to the Natural Resources Institute in Finland, the population of the brown bear rose by 15 per cent in the last year and it should be somewhere between 1,720 and 1,840 brown bears in Finland. Until the 1970's, the state still...
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Brown Bear Cubs

July-August, 2015 Once again we decided to go back to Finland to photograph Eurasian brown bears in the east of Finland, close to Russian border. A week in July and a week in August gave us some time to work with the subject. We have had a descent amount of success but as always, we wanted a little better light, a bit better background, more actio...
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Musk Ox Photography in Norway

February, 2015 We just came back from an unforgettable trip to Norway, Dovrefjell National Park. The idea to photograph Musk Ox in winter came spontaneously and quite unexpectedly. We’ve done quite a lot of preparation for a trip to Japan but with the things not going as planned, we gave up an idea of Japan and decided to fly to Norway - a country...
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Wildlife Photography in the Falkland Islands

January-February, 2015 Everything started from a conversation with a keen photographer John whom we met in the park couple of years ago. John mentioned his recent trip to the Falkland Islands and showed his brilliant photos. The name of the islands came across again while gathering information about remote wildlife locations. The decision was m...
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Bird Photography in the Falkland Islands

January-February, 2015 We have spent two amazing weeks in the Falkland Islands photographing Rockhopper, Magellanic, Gentoo and King penguins. These birds were our primary target. Falkland Islands have a big variety of other birds too which could be seen on the coast or cliffs, in tussac grass, ponds or wetland areas. Tussacbird also known as...
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Rockhopper Penguins

January - February, 2015 We have spent two amazing weeks in the Falkland Islands photographing different species of birds and animals, but our primary target was penguins. There are five penguin species breeding on the islands. This blog is about Southern Rockhoppers. In the Falkland islands one of the best places to photograph Rockhoppers is o...
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Magellanic Penguins

January-February, 2015 Magellanic penguins are only found around the Falkland Islands (population 100,000 pairs) and South America (1.2 million pairs); t hey don't live in a world of cold, ice and snow. In the Falkland islands these birds are easily spotted and found over a big area. Magellanic penguins nest in the burrows like rabbits giving...
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Gentoo Penguins in Falkland Islands

January - February, 2015 Gentoo penguins are the third largest from all 17 penguin species behind Emperor and King penguins. The total world breeding population is over 300,000 pairs. The Falkland Islands hold 21,500 breeding pairs. We photographed Gentoo at three locations: Sea Lion Island, Saunders and Volunteer Point. The best way to reach...
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King Penguins

January - February, 2015 We recently returned from the Falkland Islands. It is a fascinating place and definitely worth visiting if you are a nature lover. There are five penguin species breeding on the islands. This blog is about King penguins. Volunteer point is a home to the largest King penguin colony within the Falkland Islands with 1000 b...
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Seals in Falkland Islands

January-February, 2015 Sea Lion Island - t he most southerly inhabited island - was our first destination in the Falklands. We stayed here for four nights and truly enjoyed every minute of it. The place holds more than 90% of the Falklands Southern Elephant Seal population and is the most important breeding spot in the Islands. The Southern Elep...
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Deer photography

October - January, 2014 When autumn comes and October approaching, we have a few things to look forward. Deer photography during the rut is definitely on top of the list. This time of year is full of amazing action and dramatic scenes. It would be a shame to miss it. This year autumn was warm with temperatures well above average. With such summ...
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Poliarinės lapės (Arctic foxes)

Liepa, 2014 m. Poliarinės lapės (Vulpes Lagopus) aptinkamoms Arkties bei tundros regionuose, kurie driekiasi per šiaurinę Europą, šiaurinę Aziją bei Šiaurės Ameriką. Europoje Islandija išsiskiria poliarinių lapių gausa. Į šią vulkaninę salą poliarinės lapės atkeliavo ledu paskutinio ledynmečio pabaigoje ir šiuo metu ši ų gyvūnų skaičius siekia api...
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Šetlando salos (Shetland Islands)

Atoki gamta, kvapą gniaužiantys statūs ir uolėti krantai, gausios ir itin triukšmingos jūrinių paukščių kolonijos. Taip būtų galima apibūdinti Šetlando salas - salyną Britų salose, kurio krantus iš rytų skalauja Šiaurės jūra, o iš vakarų – Atlanto vandenynas. Artimiausi kaimynai – norvegai. Jie už 360 km į rytus. Šetlando salyną sudaro virš 100 sa...
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