At the heart of the birds

Being able to get into the colonies of the birds is a very exciting experience. You get to see lots of different behaviour such as breeding games, fights, mating, feeding and much more. European Shag When I arrived at Hornöya, spring was in the air and the sun was shining. When I woke up the […]

Hornøya – Home to the Seabirds

Last weekend I visited the only arctic community of the western Europe, Vardø. 5 minutes outside of Vardø lies the island of Hornøya. Hornøya is a very important breeding ground for many of our Norwegian seabirds, such as Kittiwakes, Razorbills, Puffins and Guillemots. This is a perfect place to really get close on to the […]

Bharatpur bird sanctuary

Next stop for the trip was at the bird sanctuary in Bharatpur, south of Agra. We arrived a little to late in the season to see the migrating birds but got some interesting shots of the resident ones. Painted stork feeding the chicks Grey Hornbill Black-Rumped Flameback Purple Sunbird Collared Scops Owl Brahminy Starling Purple […]

Winter birds

If you wonder why I havn’t post anything in the last two weeks it’s been really busy beacuse I have moved to a new place 🙂 Lots to pack and move but i managed to get a day out in the sun. And now since internet is up running again i will share some pics […]