‘Birds’ Category

22 Aug 2018

Shitty pictures – take care of our environment

                  Fireweed in evening glory. Lappträsk, Finland. July 2018.     The header says it all – shit comes around…and climate change is making it more severe and more visible to us all. No swimming anymore in mid-july in the gulf of Finland due to cyanobacteria bloom.... (more)

25 Jun 2018

Patterns of archipelago

      Varying moods of midsummer in Emsalö, Porvoo archipelago, Finland.

18 Jun 2018

The spring that flew by

                        We have enjoyed a really fast passing by spring this year – summer caught us by surprise in may already. Everything happened in nature with such speed, that I really had a hard time following. Now the warm weather have continued for weeks,... (more)

29 Apr 2018

On the top of Europe

                      Sometimes even I do go up towards the clouds – or almost above them. I had the opportunity to visit Mount Pilatus and stay there for two nights – what an experience! To open the window before sunrise and look out over the alps…it... (more)

13 Mar 2018

Shadowlands

                                        Winter – my love – you pass too fast for me…But I indeed have enjoyed your stay in every breath. The glittering snow on the fields – the packed snow in the trees – the... (more)

08 Nov 2017

Autumn melancholy

  Autumn has left these aspens without leaves. Lappträsk, Finland. October 2017.     Fallen aspen leaves. Lappträsk, Finland. October 2017.                             Thousands of migrating geese – tens to hundreds of thousands have visited our small lake this autumn. It has been... (more)

12 Sep 2017

Low autumn light

              The summer passed quickly – sometimes I get the feeling that the summer never happened actually this year. Time flies when you are having fun they say, and I have to admit it is true. Many experiences richer I am happy that I have taken the time to... (more)

07 Aug 2017

Summer feelings

  A small collection of summer months 2017 – mostly from south-eastern part of Finland.

24 Apr 2017

The long spring

To continue from I stopped last time – climate change is affecting us every day, and it is becoming more and more visible in our every day life. A very good example is this new season, which could be called “the grey season”. In many parts of Finland where we are used to have decent... (more)

01 Mar 2017

February landscapes in slightly climate changed Finland

Many of us feels that we still have a quite normal winter in Finland these days, but experience and looking at the statistics tell something different. Yes – we have had some snow…Yes – we have had some cold periods…Still it is not the same as it used to be. Somebody can think that I... (more)