Fishing on the Malecon

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 | 0 comments

Fishing on the Malecon

Malecon, Old Havana. Fishing for dinner at sunset. October 2009 Canon G9 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Cardinal in Snow Storm

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Cardinal in Snow Storm

Northern Cardinal/Cardinal rouge (C. cardinalis) December 2011. Northern Male Cardinal (C. cardinalis), one snowy morning. Cardinal rouge mâle. Matinée enneigée.   Nikon D300/Nikkor AF 28-300mm f5.6 @ 450mm, f5.6, 1/320s ISO 1400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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A tribute to Pablo Casals

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 | 2 comments

A tribute to Pablo Casals

May 2013. Pablo Casals Monument in Montserrat. “If music be the food of love, play on…” This is dedicated to a friend cellist who shares the same unconditional love for music.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-100mmm PD @ 79mm; f5.6, 1/250s ISO 100 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Park Guell Street Violinist

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 | 3 comments

Park Guell Street Violinist

May 2013. Street Musician. “If music be the food of love, play on…” Truth be said, this is a composite of a musician near Park Guell and a wall of Barcelona’s cathedral where the pigeon was “raptured”….   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-100mmm PD @ 79mm; f5.6, 1/320s ISO 140 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Arctic Tern

Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 | 0 comments

Arctic Tern

Sterne Arctique June 2013, Lac Saint-Pierre. Arctic Tern. Sterne de l’Arctique   Nikon D600/Nikkor AF 70-200mm f2.8 @ 600mm, f16, 1/2000s ISO 2000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Glass Ceiling

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 | 0 comments

Palau de la Musica Catalona – Glass Ceiling

May 2013. Palau de la Musica Catalana.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 22mm/ f5, 1/200s ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalana – Exterior Facade

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Palau de la Musica Catalana – Exterior Facade

Barcelona, May 2013. A beautiful concert hall hidden away in La Ribera district. Built for the Orfeo Catala choral society at the turn of the 20th century by Lluis Domenech iMontaner.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f4.5; 1/200; ISO 200   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Mandrill

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Mandrill

Barcelona, May 2013. Powerful portrait of a male adult mandrill. The late afternoon light was tricky but very effective.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/160; ISO 720   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Flamingo Wading

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Flamingo Wading

Barcelona Zoo, May 2013. This photo breaks all the rules of composition and is nevertheless one of my favorites.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/250; ISO 400   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Monk Parakeet & Urban Pest (Myiopsitta monachus)

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Monk Parakeet & Urban Pest (Myiopsitta monachus)

Barcelona, May 2013. These cute birds are becoming a pest in many Mediterranean Cities. They are very loud and fly around like missiles. They are mostly in pairs. Intriguing when first heard and hard to spot because of their coloring.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @64mm; f5.6; 1/100; ISO 400   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Green Parrot

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Green Parrot

Barcelona, May 2013. One of the highlights of the Barcelona Zoo.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm f5.6; 1/250; ISO 125   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Yellow Parrot

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Yellow Parrot

Barcelona, May 2013. Yellow super star at the zoo.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/200; ISO 140   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Proud Peacock

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Proud Peacock

Barcelona, May 2013. Peacock parading at the Barcelona Ciutadella Park.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/160; ISO 400   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Winter Scene IV

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 | 2 comments

Winter Scene IV

January 2012. Lachine Rapids – Parc des Rapides de Lachine.   Nikon D700/Nikkor AF 28-300mm f3.5 @ 55mm, f11.0, 1/500s ISO 320 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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European Starling

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 | 0 comments

European Starling

Starling/Étourneau (Sturnus vulgaris) January 2013. European starling. Étourneau sansonnet. Winter plumage/plumage hivernal Nikon D600/Nikkor AF 70-200mm f2.8 @ 600mm, f13.0, 1/200s ISO 1000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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