In the Air

A collection of my favourite images of animals living or moving in the air.

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  1. f/8
  2. 1/1600 sec
  3. 600mm
  4. ISO 640

BEIF

Bee-Eater (Bienenfresser, Merops apiaster) in flight - right after take off.

  1. f/8
  2. 1/1600 sec
  3. 600mm
  4. ISO 640

Bee-Eater in Flight II

Bee-Eater (Bienenfresser, Merops apiaster) in flight - right after take off.

  1. f/10
  2. 1/1600 sec
  3. 600mm
  4. ISO 3200

Eurasian hoopoe

We saw this beautiful Hoopoe (Wiedehopf, Upupa epops) on a tree close to the Bee-eater Spot at the Ungerberg.

  1. f/6.3
  2. 1/4000 sec
  3. 420mm
  4. ISO 1000

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Merops apiaster

  1. f/5.6
  2. 1/2000 sec
  3. 420mm
  4. ISO 400

Bee Eaters

Merops apiaster

  1. f/7.1
  2. 1/2000 sec
  3. 420mm
  4. ISO 800

Bee-Eaters in Flight

Merops apiaster