Blue Jay 1

Posted by on Dec 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Blue Jay 1

Blue Jay/Geai Bleu (Cyanocitta cristata) September 2012. Lac Boivin, Qc Canada. Blue Jay. Geai bleu.   Nikon D300/Nikkor AF 300mm f4.0 @ 450mm, f5.6, 1/320s ISO 1600 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Mourning Dove on a Rainy Day

Posted by on Dec 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Mourning Dove on a Rainy Day

Mourning Dove/Tourterelle Triste (Zenaida macroura) April 2012. Nikon D700/Nikkor AF 70-200 @ 400mm, f5.6, 1/1250s ISO 3200 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Fisherman

Posted by on Oct 26, 2012 | 6 comments

Fisherman

Lac Saint-Pierre, Summer of 2011. Peaceful late afternoon troll. Nikon D300, Nikkor 70-200mmm f2.8 + TC20E-III @600mm; f11, 1/1250s ISO400. A picture I owe to my buddy & bird/fishing guide André.     Winner of the EPSON “Exceed Your Vision” contest June/July 2014 Theme “Histoires d’Été”. Gagnant du concours EPSON “Exceed Your Vision” juin/juillet 2014. Le thème est “Histoires d’Été”. Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Nuthatch in Flight

Posted by on Oct 26, 2012 | 2 comments

Nuthatch in Flight

Nuthatch/Sitelle (Sitta carolinensis) September 2012. White breasted nuthatch in flight with seed in its beak. Sittelle à poitrine blanche en vol avec une graine dans le bec.   Nikon D300/Nikkor AF 300mm f4.0 @ 450mm, f5.6, 1/1250s ISO 1600 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Nuthatch and Peanut Snack

Posted by on Oct 26, 2012 | 0 comments

Nuthatch and Peanut Snack

Nuthatch/Sitelle (Sitta carolinensis) September 2012. White-breasted nuthatch having one of its favorite meals from a peanut feeder. Sittelle à poitrine blanche en quête de cacahuètes.   Nikon D300/Nikkor AF 300mm f4.0 @ 450mm, f9.0, 1/320s ISO 1600 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Pensive Grackle

Posted by on Oct 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Pensive Grackle

Grackle/Quiscale (Quiscalus quiscula) September 2012. A common grackle rests pensively on a fence. Common grackle in a pensive mood. Quiscale bronzé perdu en pensées.   Nikon D300/Nikkor 70-200mm + TC20E III @ 380mm, f5.6, 1/1600s  ISO 1600 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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at the foot of La Martre Lighthouse

Posted by on Sep 22, 2012 | 0 comments

at the foot of La Martre Lighthouse

La Martre, August 2012. A landmark along the Gaspé peninsula coast. Guardian to a lovely village on highway 138. Gathered around the new lantern.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 28-300mm f7.1, 1/6400s, ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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Sky Surfing

Posted by on Sep 22, 2012 | 0 comments

Sky Surfing

Ste-Anne-des-Monts Beach, August 2012. Night falls on the last sky surfers.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 28-300mm @125mm, f16, 1/250s, ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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Alien Eggs

Posted by on Sep 22, 2012 | 0 comments

Alien Eggs

La Martre, August 2012. A walk along the beach and a peculiar discovery…   Nikon D700/Nikkor 28-300mm f5.6, 1/250s, ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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Old Lighthouse Lantern

Posted by on Sep 22, 2012 | 0 comments

Old Lighthouse Lantern

La Martre, August 2012. A landmark along the Gaspé peninsula coast. Guardian to a lovely village on highway 138. The former lantern, now an exhibit of the museum.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 28-300mm f14=6, 1/400s, ISO 1250 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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La Martre Lighthouse from Hy 138

Posted by on Sep 17, 2012 | 0 comments

La Martre Lighthouse from Hy 138

La Martre, August 2012. A landmark along the Gaspé peninsula coast. Guardian to a lovely village on highway 138.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 28-300mm f14, 1/250s, ISO 640 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Peony Heart

Posted by on Jun 21, 2012 | 0 comments

Peony Heart

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. Pink on white at the heart of the peony.   The freshly opened white peony was the source of inspiration for a still life which turned into a macro and eventually a Photoshop abstract.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 35-105mm macro zoom + Kenko Extension rings.  f3.5, 1/50s, ISO 800. Lit by a SB600 on the side.

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Acacia Butterfly

Posted by on Jun 21, 2012 | 2 comments

Acacia Butterfly

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. Unidentified butterfly resting on a new acacia shoot.   Nikon D300/Nikkor 70-200mm + TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/800s, ISO400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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The Red-Eye Fly

Posted by on May 31, 2012 | 4 comments

The Red-Eye Fly

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. A red-eye fly busy feasting.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO560 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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The wasp and the Ant

Posted by on May 31, 2012 | 5 comments

The wasp and the Ant

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. A close and disproportionate encounter.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO560 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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