Tag Archives: The Natural World

Wildlife in their natural habitat and environment, untouched landscapes

Polar Bears and Icebergs Captured

The polar bear resting on pack ice, which looks like the imposing predator, is lost. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

When it comes to artwork, there are thousands of choices that homeowners can make their selection. From the geometric photographic prints that have been so popular over recent years to typography decals. Every homeowner can ensure that their home is as unique as the individuals living in it. However, there is one choice of artwork …

Review Of Some Of The Most Famous African Animals

That rare and elusive black rhino stands in the endless savannah in grassland — endangered animal. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

They are one of the continent’s greatest assets – an attraction to tourists the world around and a delight to photographers and nature enthusiasts alike. If Africa is known for anything, we know it for the sheer diversity and grandiosity of its wildlife above all else. Here, we are going to look at some of …

Say Good Bye To Kaziranga and Hello To Ranthambore Bengal Tiger Harbor

The excellent Bengal Tiger eyes looking straight into the camera in this close-up photograph. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

We arrived late night in Sawai Madhopur at a farmhouse. Farmhouse, in India? Yes, it is possible. My friend Ravindra from the Ranthambore Regency has built a farmhouse in a beautiful setting at the edge of the Ranthambore National Park. He offered us the house, which has five beautiful big rooms. It was brand new; …

Bengal Tigers, Indian Rhinos With A Bunch Of Great People

A cute Asian elephant calf with its mother is coming out of the tall grass. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Arriving from Swissyland in Delhi with Carole Deschuymere after midnight, 1:00 am, our first “Incredible India” surprise was waiting in a queue to get our passports checked – go with the flow! The waiting was dragged to one and a half hours!! Pffff… a great start indeed, never mind to this experience, we spent each other company …

Japan Photography Adventure 2017

A snow monkey bathing. He is taking a relaxing bath in a hot thermal pool. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Japan Photography Adventure starts Feb. 18th – March 1st, 2017. This Photo adventure is hosted by Ade Photography and myself as a guest photographer, Anette Mossbacher. The Winter Nature and Wildlife Photography Adventure in Japan is tailored for a small group with max. of 8 guests with 2 expert photographic instructors;  Ade, Professional Photographer and myself. Small …

Greenland Nature & Landscape Photography Tour

Colossal icebergs are floating at sunset in the Disko Bay. The soft pastel colors complement the ice. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Join Landscape & Nature Photographer Johan Peijnenburg and Wildlife & Landscape Photographer Anette Mossbacher on this Arctic adventure. Departure is September 2016; 24 Sept. – 02 Oct. The Greenland Nature and Landscape Photography Tour/Workshop will be based on the west coast at Ilulissat Icefjord. This UNESCO World Heritage site is 250km north of the Arctic Circle. Undoubtedly, one of the …

111 Photographs Capture Glacier Calving

The Nordenskild glacier is calving. You see in the photo. The breakaway ice drops into the ocean. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

111 photographs capture glacier calving at Nordenskiold Glacier at the Arctic archipelago Svalbard, Norway. The natural world, climate change, and its power! Being always keen to capture a glacier calving, I finally got the opportunity. Whenever I had the chance to get closer to a glacier in the Arctic nature, I searched for glacier calving signs! What are …

Fujifilm XT-1 and Greenland Icebergs

The colossal iceberg with reflection floats in the water of the coast of Ilulissat, Greenland. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

On a recent photographic trip to Greenland. FujiFilm Switzerland loaned me the FujiFilm XT-1 and 3 lenses; XF 16-55mm/2.8; XF 50-140mm/2.8 and the wide-angle XF 10-24mm/4.0. I was keen to test FujiFilm’s flagship camera and lenses in the harsh Arctic conditions. A friend and fellow photographer, Peter Delaney, is a recent convert to Fujifilm’s mirrorless platform and has …

African Elephant Giant Teeth

Up close and personal with this fine art African Elephant Bull Portrait photograph of its tusks. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

African Elephant giant teeth, the tusks, the ivory! That wildlife fine art elephant black and white photograph was sitting a long time on my hard drive in color. Indeed, I did not forget it. I just needed to get into the mood of how I wanted to process it. The color version was ready. It was …

Sweet Memory African Rhino

That remarkable, elusive white rhinoceros with her calf are standing on a rim in the African bush. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Or – “Once Upon A Time’; there ‘were’ many African Rhinos roaming the continent! These wild animals were strolling in peace through the unending vastness of the African Landscape. An African Rhino has nearly no real predators. Of course, sometimes, an African Rhino calf fell victim to African lions or other big cats. There are the Black Rhinos, Diceros bicornis, and …