A weekend at Lake Kerkini (Day 3)

I selected the little jetty at Mandraki village for the Monday morning excursion. It was very close to the hotel and I was there well before the sunrise. This time the clouds were quite thick and the sun stayed hidden behind them. After some time many Northern Shovelers, Teals and Mallard ducks were gathered . . . → Read More: A weekend at Lake Kerkini (Day 3)

A weekend at Lake Kerkini (Day 2)

Sunday morning I was moving on the western bank of the lake well before the sunrise. I believed that the dense clouds would hide the sun and that I could make nice images of some less common species that may be approaching the shore such as Goldeneyes, Goosanders, Smews or anything else occurred. Besides, . . . → Read More: A weekend at Lake Kerkini (Day 2)

A weekend at Lake Kerkini (Day 1)

Last Weekend we had the chance to visit Lake Kerkini. Actually it was more than a weekend since we stayed there till Monday. I have visited the lake many times in the past and every time the lake has something new and different to offer. This time everything was covered in snow when we . . . → Read More: A weekend at Lake Kerkini (Day 1)

A Wryneck at Schinias

Last Sunday I went to Schinias march for a short visit. My goal was first to check if the Cuckoo that I have been watching till 22/11 was still there and second to try and get some decent photos of the Spotted Eagle which is wintering at the marsh. Unfortunately I failed at both. . . . → Read More: A Wryneck at Schinias

Sunday at my Father’s village

Last Weekend I visited my father’s village located just between Giona and Parnasos mountains. The available time for photography was very limited. That was the reason I didn’t stopped at the Orhomenos teritory where Long-legged Buzzards as well as Common Buzzards where passing over my head actively hunting at the fields just a few . . . → Read More: Sunday at my Father’s village