Dinara – The Queen of Croatian Mountains
September 28, 2014
My first succesful hike to the highest peak of Croatia, complete with storm-force winds, incredible landscapes, beautiful waterfalls and, oh, some rainbows for good measure.
The End of the Day on September Equinox
September 23, 2014
The first sunset of Northern Hemisphere autumn as seen from Lake Rasinja.
Cats, Spiders and Storms
September 21, 2014
A nice September day with a new lens. Includes a thunderstorm.
High Waters of Lake Šoderica
September 17, 2014
Extreme rainfall raised the waters of River Drava and all other bodies of water around. This resulted in a nearly disastrous flood.
A Walk Around the Town After Heavy Rain
September 14, 2014
The waters are high. Here are some shots from Koprivnica after two precipitation-rich lows paid a visit.
Harvest Moon on the Rise
September 9, 2014
Beautiful pink Full Moon rising over the twilight horizon.
The Night Sky over Lake Dubrava
August 29, 2014
Some stars, some clouds, and lights of the civilized world.
The Moon Sets and the Stars Rise
August 28, 2014
Clear evenings are rare this summer and when they do happen they are not to be missed.
The Morning Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter
August 18, 2014
The goddess of beauty and the god of sky met in a spectacular close encounter low in the dawning skies.
Kalnik Under Cumulus Skies
August 17, 2014
A beautiful Sunday on an interesting mountain called Kalnik, full of rocks and snakes. None inside, thankfully.
House on Fire After a Lightning Strike
August 14, 2014
A lightning bolt struck a nearby house, sparking a devastating fire that went on despite heavy rain.
On the Gloomy Shore
August 5, 2014
A cloudy, rainy afternoon by one of Podravina's deepest and clearest gravel pit lakes.
Lightning on the First Day of August
August 1, 2014
In the evening, a weak thunderstorm moved in from Hungary and I waited for it until it started to rain.
Thunderstorm with a Shelf Cloud
July 30, 2014
An ominous-looking thunderstorm that only grazed Koprivnica, a result of 'Melisa' low.
July 27, 2014
A thunderstorm came down from Hungary and posed with straw bales.
A Hot Summer Day on Kolovrat Rocks
July 19, 2014
Less famous than White and Samar Rocks nearby, Kolovrat Rocks are a limestone ridge on the west side of Velika Kapela mountain range.
Distant Lightning over Hungary
July 17, 2014
A storm cell 25 km away lit up the evening skies.
Sunset with Rain Curtains and Some Lightning
July 16, 2014
Another small storm cell near Koprivnica, this time with some lightning bolts.
A Small Cumulonimbus Playing with the Sun
July 15, 2014
When a small storm cell developed near Koprivnica, it hid the Sun, so many cloud shadows and crepuscular rays showed up.
How ‘Super’ is the ‘Supermoon’
July 12, 2014
A comparison of the perigee full Moon and an apogee one six months earlier. 'Supermoon' sounds a lot more 'super' when the media take on the subject.
Evening View of a Thunderstorm
July 7, 2014
A well developed storm cell seen from 65 km away. Includes video of lightning bolts.
The Story of a Sunset
July 6, 2014
From sunspots to shadows of thunderstorms over 600 kilometers away, this sunset was rich with atmospheric phenomena.
Young Tits Leaving the Nest Box
July 5, 2014
A new generation of these cute birds has reached flight maturity.
The Night Sky over Korenica
June 27, 2014
Several photos taken at an astrophotography workshop - learning how to track the stars.
Greeting the June Solstice
June 21, 2014
Getting up before dawn on the first day of summer to photograph the sunrise was well worth it.
Cycling to Rasinja
June 19, 2014
Over the hills of Bilogora on a lovely June afternoon.
Wandering Through the Wheat Fields
June 15, 2014
Looking for a nice sunset and finding one.
Butterflies and Flowers
June 14, 2014
A few mostly random shots.
June 12, 2014
The storms of the day missed me, but at least I got these interesting clouds.
Stars and Planets in the Moonlight
June 10, 2014
Capturing the rings of Saturn without a telescope, among other things.
Light Polluted ISS Flyby
June 4, 2014
The International Space Station gliding through unnecessarily bright evening skies.