Sigma 500mm F4 DG OS HSM Sports

Not so long ago for my birthday, I bought the Sigma 500mm F4 DG OS HSM Sports, Canon mount, to complete my lenses collection. That was for me a long awaited type of lens, that…

Lynx in Switzerland

The Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx), is the largest of the European felines Hunted to extinction in Switzerland in the early 1900s, then reintroduced 40 years ago, its population is stable there. However, the lynx remains…

Buy a Trail Camera

If you want to buy a trail camera (or camera trap) in order to discreetly observe nature, here is an article to give you my opinion on trail cameras. The 4 models that I will…

Gran Paradisio, Val de Cogne, Italy

The Val de Cogne is a side valley of the Aosta Valley in Italy. It extends over part of the Gran Paradisio National Park, and includes the summit of the same name. The Val de…

Mont Avic Natural Park, Italy

In Italy, the Mont Avic Natural Park is the first regional natural park in the Aosta Valley, and is located right next to the Gran Paradiso National Park. This protected area partially includes the communes…

Red Deer Mating Season

The impressive roar (bellow) of the red deer stag can be heard during the mating season (the rut period). The Rut refers not only to the time of year when some mammal species are sexually…

Autumn Colors – Mood

Here are some photos of the Autumn colors, simply to feel the mood of it. Not really some landascape photos during this Fall season, but more some closeup shots. A bit of challenge, using prime…

Doubs Drought 2018

Here are some pictures of the drought on the Doubs in 2018. The photos were taken during a hike along the “river” to photograph the autumn colors in Switzerland. The Franco-Swiss river, in 2018, saw…

Little hike in Mont Avic park, Italy

Some pictures taken during a quick little hike in Mont Avic park, in Italy,, made in the evening when arriving at the natural park, by the valley of Champorcher. It is a kind of apertizer,…