Embrace the adventure – Part 1

When you are going somewhere, but you don’t know what is going to happen, you don’t know the difficulties you will encounter and you don’t know if you will experience joy, exhaustion or fear – that is when you have an adventure ahead of you. I feel alive whenever I am about to go on…

Dragonfly vs Ant

During this summer I took some time to make time lapses of dragonfly nymphs turning into adults. However, in the film below, the nymph gets attacked by an ant. As you can see in the video, the dragonfly was killed by a single ant. For my it was interesting to observe as dragonflies usually are…

Carbon sinners

Heavy rainfalls, thunderstorms, hail, and mudslides – they have caused devastation throughout Germany in the last weeks. Some people lost everything they had and some even lost their lives. After 3 months with Wilhelm in New Zealand, I came back with Lima to Germany about two weeks ago. Neighbouring villages have been flooded and I…

To travel with a new born baby

The last year I’ve been struggling with this blog to keep it updated. And maybe for understandable reasons. In august, our baby Lima got cut out of my girlfriend’s stomach, and since then life has changed. Getting children is not at all as painful as people often say – we are having quite a time with…

Colombian Jaguars Granted New Protected Habitat

Originally posted on The Jaguar:
Jaguar by Joachim S. Müller. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Rainforest Trust and its partners have enjoyed a number of successes lately. In early November, they announced the creation of a 3.3 million-acre national park in the Peruvian Amazon. That is more area than Yellowstone and Yosemite National Parks combined (Rainforest Trust,…

Stora Karlsö

In the summer of 2015, I worked as a nature guide on Stora Karlsö. The island is famous for it’s prolific birdlife and has the only large colony of common murres (Latin: Uria aalge, Swedish: Sillgrissla) and razorbills (Latin Alca torda, Swedish: Tordmule) along with the neighbouring island Lilla Karlsö. During my time I photographed a…