A pidgeon stretches to pick one of the red fruits from an amelanchier or shadbush in my neighborhood in Frankfurt, May 26.
(This is one of the photos that required the least effort ever – I was working on my computer when I saw the bird through the window. I just picked up my camera, still seated, and took a few shots…)
An overripe fruit that fell from a tree lies on a street in the town of Hermigua on La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain, March 20.
Apples that so far survived the rather mild winter hang on a tree at Frankfurt’s northern Bergen district, Feb.18. I tried one and have to say that they are still quite tasty. I love apples (well, and bananas…).
(Canon 5dIII, EF 100-400mm, 1/8000, f10, 50asa)
One last apple hangs on a tree in Frankfurt, Nov.17.
A paraglider behind branches of a mountain ash (sorbus aucuparia) near Bad Kreuznach, some 100 kms (60 mls) west of Frankfurt, Sep. 6. Leaves and fruits of the tree get blurred at maximum aperture with my 2.0, 135 mm lens.