Tag Archives: Birding Finland


Fieldfare’s Feeding Frenzy

Okay, in China I have had my share of insects and worms. As in eating them, that is. And actually, they tasted surprisingly well. That said, watching this Fieldfare gathering a mouthful of worms didn’t […]

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On The Rocks

The Netherlands are rather flat and don’t boast any rocky terrain. Along the coast line of Finland on the contrary, one finds many nice rocks and boulders. So what’s nicer for a Dutch bird photographer […]

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Loons are among my favorites. Here in The Netherlands, we only get to see some migrants, usually in winter plumage. So you can image my joy when last week while traveling in Finland, I found […]

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Finally: Flycatchers in Finland ….

After traveling through this amazing country of forests and lakes for a week now, I have come to the conclusion that birding is not easy here. At least, not without a plan. You can walk […]

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Finnish Frames

Since the birds here in Finland tend to stay rather far away, I think this will become the trip with “Finnish Frames”: small subjects in rather wide frames ;-). Since we do not photograph from […]

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