The Quiet Picture

Black vanilla orchid up close 3

Ramundberget

Had a full day of fun in Ramundberget! They have a new(ish) ski lift that takes you up in the summer, and the Tusen restaurant on top is open during the lift operating hours....

Post-preening wing spread. Of course I was focusing on the boring bird in front! 0

Morning with divers

Sunny and calm mornings are not to be taken for granted, so I drove to the red-throated diver location in the morning. Would be nice to get some front lit birds, which will really...

Globeflower 2

This week

Some assorted pics from this week’s excursions. The black vanilla orchid is work in progress, I still haven’t found a good way of shooting them. It doesn’t help that I only found seven individuals,...

The baby is safe so the parents are swimming away 1

Red-throated divers

Last week I visited a small lake in search of a geocache. I found the cache and in the process I scared two small chicks that had been hiding on the water’s edge close...

More mountain azalea. Together with the mountain heath, they make mountains appear pink-ish even from distance! 2

Gråstöten

I can see Ånnfjället and Gråstöten from my kitchen window. As it was with Blåstöten last year, it has been annoying to see Gråstöten every time I look out the window, but not have...

Mountain heath with Storvigeln in the background 0

Vättafjället

Had a friend for a visit for a couple of days, nice with company! As always when I have visitors who are not familiar with Funäsfjällen, the first place I take them is Djupdalsvallen....