Tag Archives : light


56. Winged Wonders 2

On a quiet evening – so quiet that I’d almost forgotten the existence of sound at all- I ploughed through an uninspiring darkness. So dark, that even the memory of light was obscured. All I saw was a bunch of colourless, impenetrable prickly bushes…… …until, apparently out of nowhere, the sun abruptly punctured the dark. […]

dragonflies in back-light

Banded Demoiselle calopteryx splendens reflection water

42. River Pleasure (about Banded demoiselles) 1

The longer you’re shooting, the more you’ll discover what’s your cup of tea and what’s not. Just like the real life. At the beginning, you try everything and just can’t get enough. Gradually, you become more discerning, which helps you to avoid things that just don’t suit you. To quote the tidy up guru Marie […]


41. Chasing Fritillaries 7

Beep – beep – beeeeeep! In the middle of the night (at least, that how it feels) I’m rudely awakened by a push message on my phone. I almost delete the message without taking a peek, but then curiosity takes over. Fortunately, since a large group of Snakes Head Fritillary has been observed within reasonable […]

Snake's Head Fritillary chess flower fritillaria meleagris

Roeselien Shop Fine Art

38. Photography Bestof 2014 2

 1. If it Walks Like a Goose And it Talks Like a Goose…. As soon as this Army of Cuteness arrives, the most fanatical birder goes “awwwwwwww”. Bold loitering spontaneously share their sandwiches, a homeless worriedly counts whether they are as many as yesterday.   2. Interview by Bored Panda “Talented Dutch nature photographer Roeselien […]


28. Autumn Reflections 1

Some time ago someone asked me: “How on earth do you write complete stories about…NOTHING?!” Well…erhm…lots of fantasy I guess… That’s to say: usually. But not today. Today I intended to write about autumn. But what can I write…?! You shouldn’t talk about autumn. Autumn should be done. Autumn should be smelt. The drizzly sweet […]

autumn light leafs mood atmoshere tree bokeh Flower photography