North and South Photoblog

Dinner time

Posted in Animals, Nightphoto, Uffe Nordholm, Umeå, Västerbotten, Wildlife by uffenordholm on July 1, 2019

eating

The blue colour comes from the late hour, about midnight.

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Evening swim

Posted in Animals, Nightphoto, Uffe Nordholm, Umeå, Västerbotten by uffenordholm on June 20, 2019

evening swim

 

Taken around midnight between yesterday and today, it shows the disturbance caused in the water by a swimming muskrat. Just minutes before, it had been eating reeds a mere five metres in front of me, but unfortunately kept itself completely hidden by the reeds.

Touchdown!

Posted in Animals, Holmsund, Uffe Nordholm, Umeå, Västerbotten, Wildlife by uffenordholm on June 2, 2019

touchdown

I know the focus is not spot on, but from the time I saw this swan come in for a landing, I had approximately three seconds to react, find it with my lens and get some sort of focus. Given the short time, I want to claim it’s not bad….

Moonshadow

Posted in Black & White, Holmsund, Landscape, Nightphoto, Uffe Nordholm, Umeå, Västerbotten by uffenordholm on April 19, 2019

moonshadow

Despite the light in the picture, this is actually the moon. And if you want the moon in the right place, you have to hurry up: it moves along the skies much faster than the sun!

Flying crane

Posted in Animals, Uffe Nordholm, Umeå, Västerbotten by uffenordholm on April 8, 2019

trana

This is not the kind of crane used to lift things at construction sites, it’s a completely different kind of crane.

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