Category: Birds

  • Hawk Owl

    Hawk Owl

    Every once in a while nature acts weird. Take for instance the northern Hawk Owl (Surnia ulula). It’s natural habitat is the boreal forest of the Northern hemisphere. There, it lives and thrives far away from the bustle of human society. Then all of a sudden a hawk owl appears  […]

  • Lanzarote ‘El Jable’

    Lanzarote ‘El Jable’

    The most eastern island of the Canary Islands is Lanzarote. Like all the Canary Islands, Lanazarote owns it’s existence to volcanism.  Craters and volcanoes dominate much of the island. With 824 square kilometers it isn’t very large and that fact, combined with the marvelous weather makes it ideal for a […]

  • Bullfinch


    Recently Mr. and Mrs. Bullfinch decided to visit our garden. Just in time for the annual National Garden-Brid-count. It has been more than a year since I last saw a bullfinch visiting my feeder. Of course I couldn’t resist trying to make a pretty picture. And apart from the poor […]