Tag Archives: Wild Arctic Nature

Wild Arctic nature photography, from the vastness of the Arctic landscapes to the Arctic wildlife

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 …

Ilulissat Icefjord & Disko Island Photo Tour

A Fisher boat is sailing through the icebergs in the Disko Bay. The fisher boat with massive icebergs. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

I am excited to announce that I’ll be co-leading, together with Johan Peijnenburg, a Greenland Photography Tour. We will go to Ilulissat Icefjord and Disko island in 2016. Is Greenland on your bucket list? Join us to experience the magnificent Arctic landscape of the Disko Bay area. Let us help you in refining your landscape photography skills …

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 …

International Photography Awards 2014

The morning light backlights the impressive polar bear at the edge of this rock. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

furthermore, three Honorable Mentions as well. Indeed, I am pleased to announce that my black and white polar bear photograph “At The Edge” has won second place in the International photography awards contest. As well as two honorable mentions I have received. One in landscape photography and one more in the wildlife photography category. Indeed, …

Photo Journey Through The Arctic III

Colossal walruses are swimming in the Arctic sea, coming to our zodiac. Their heads are above the water. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Photo journey Arctic continues Part III… The last part of the photo journey Arctic I have written for a magazine. Arctic nature is fascinating in all aspects. The vastness of the landscape is not to describe. It was an unforgettable experience and one of my best trips I have ever made. Some photographers joined me and we …

Photo Journey Through The Arctic II

Walrus swim in the Arctic sea. Three animals with their heads above the water. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

During breakfast, the boat went on its journey through the Arctic sea. Waves? Yes. Big? I don’t know, but we all left our gear on the floor and not on the bed, just in case it fell off the bed! During the journeys between the stops, I spent most of the time on deck; I …

Photo Journey Through The Arctic

A remarkable iceberg shows an abstract sculpture that has a Loch Ness shape. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

A magazine has contacted me to write an article about my experiences on the photo journey through the Arctic in Svalbard, Norway. A photo journey through the Arctic, wow, this tour was fantastic. All photographers got great photographs of the animals and nature, what the Arctic has to offer. A photo journey through the Arctic. …

What Will The Future Hold

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

Update 15 July 2014: That Photograph has won the 5th place in the landscape category in Society of German Wildlife Photographers contest 2014 The Polar bear looks tiny in this landscape in the vastness of the wild Arctic sea far north. At 83 degrees, we have seen this polar bear having a nap on an iceberg. The …