by itself, salfeinssee (or salfeiner see) near kemater alm (senderstal) is just a little, unspectacular body of water somewhere in the mountains of tirol. in calm weather, however, the shallow […]
there aren’t many valid reasons to get up early, let alone before sunrise. watching the sun rise from the top of kelimutu volcano (flores, indonesia) at 06:00 a.m., however, is […]
here are three photos of uluru (“ayers rock”) and kata tjuta (“the olgas”) at sunset. i have seen many perfect pictures and postcards of uluru before finally visiting the place, […]
japanese maple (acer palmatum) leaves in the trauttmannsdorff castle gardens (merano, italy).
the common smoothcap moss (atrichum undulatum) features transversely undulate leaves, but its most prominent feature are the long, distinctly beaked capsules that are borne on 3 cm long, reddish setae. […]
here’s a picture from the stubai alps, taken recently near oberiss in tirol. it shows a mosaic of crustose lichens, fighting for space on silicate rock. lichen identification can be […]