Vintage Cars And Bikes – Estavayer Le Lac

Vintage Cars And Bikes – Estavayer Le Lac
Vintage cars and bikes festival at the Swiss Side Party 2014 in Estavayer le Lac, in Switzerland. Swiss Side Crew, founded in 2011, organizes a customized vintage cars and motorcycles show near the beach of Estavayer le Lac, in Switzerland. Facing the Neuchâtel Lake, many bikers and old cars lovers gather all together to enjoy the show and the atmosphere. Two, three or four wheels vehicles are present at the Swiss Side Party. Even lowrider bicycles can be admired. Lowrider …

Zermatt, Matterhorn, Switzerland

Zermatt, Matterhorn, Switzerland
The Matterhorn, near the town of Zermatt in Switzerland, is also known as the Cervin (in French), and Cervino (in Italian). It is one of the highest peaks in the Alps, with an altitude of 4,478m (14,690 ft). It marks the border between Switzerland and Italy, and so, possess two summits (one swiss with 4,477.5 m high, one italian with 4,476.4m high). The pyramidal peak, is composed by for steep faces, split by four ridges: the Hörnli, Furggen, Leone and …

Alpine Chamois, Alps

Alpine Chamois, Alps
The Alpine chamois, whose pictures below are taken in the Swiss Alps, is the smallest species of the Caprinae (including bighorn sheep and ibex). From the Alps to Anatolia and Azerbaijan, through the Vosges, Jura, Massif Central, the Balkans and Carpathians, there are six subspecies of chamois in rocky areas, forests, and pastures. The isard (also izard) is a related species of the chamois of the Alps, and lives in the Pyrenees, the Italian Apennines and the Cantabrian mountain range. …

Vanil Noir, Fribourg, Switzerland

Vanil Noir, Fribourg, Switzerland
The Vanil Noir is a mountain of Switzerland, located in the canton of Fribourg. This swiss peak has a height of 2,389 metres and is the highest peak of the canton. The Vanil Noir is part of the Swiss Prealps and the mountain range separating the regions of Gruyère (Fribourg), and Pays-d’Enhaut (Vaud). The mountain is listed in the inventory of natural sites and monuments of national importance in Switzerland. In 1983, the Vanil Noir got its status of nature …

Alpine Ibex, Switzerland

Alpine Ibex, Switzerland
Here are my pictures of Alpine ibex, taken in Switzerland during hikes and various wildlife photography sessions. The Alpine ibex (Capra ibex), or simply ibex, is a species of mammals from the Bovidae family. There are other species of ibex in other rocky mountain ranges. The ibex lived in all regions of the rocky mountains of Central Europe, 100 000 years ago. The ibex is easy to hunt, and the development of firearms, from the mid-fifteenth century, almost led to …