deponti (deponti) wrote,
deponti
deponti

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Another walk in Goteborg, 130614

Advik put on the new anklets I bought for him, and looked more of a laddu than ever:

IMG_0171

Meanwhile, Sumana's masala rice was excellent:

IMG_0174

The colours of summer beckoned us outdoors.

IMG_0176


IMG_0342

Creatures such as this

DAMSELFLY

rewarded our outing!

IMG_0274


IMG_0408



Wildflowers grew in their hundreds, adding beauty to the meadows.

IMG_0192

_MG_0196


IMG_0287


IMG_0383


IMG_0201

This looked like Queen Anne's Lace,but was perhaps something else:

IMG_0230

Buttercups shone golden in the sun:

IMG_0214

Daisies daily:

IMG_0284

Honeysuckle spread its heady scent:

IMG_0415

Waterlilies bloomed in the pond:

IMG_0370


IMG_0389

Ferns were lovely, too:

IMG_0399


A duck sat rock-still:

IMG_0205

Rain was not very far away, but held off:

IMG_0209

IMG_0424



Mallard female:

IMG_0330

Mallard male:

IMG_0336

IMG_0341

A baby

WHITE WAGTAIL

strutted about:

IMG_0194


IMG_0229

while the mother brought food:

IMG_0227

GULLS

posed:

IMG_0344

JACKDAWS

with their white eyes were everywhere!

IMG_0364

IMG_0366

A FINCH

female peeked at me:

IMG_0374

Then she watched a

BLACKBIRD

bathing:

IMG_0375


IMG_0378

IMG_0379

EURASIAN TREE SPARROWS

were everywhere:

IMG_0231

WOOD PIGEONS

walked along:

IMG_0404

EURASIAN MAGPIES

are the crows of this area:

IMG_0248

I saw my first

FIELDFARES:

IMG_0256

These are thrushes and behave exactly as our thrushes do back home, turning over the leaf-litter and foraging.

A

HOODED CROW

was a hidden crow, in the foliage:

IMG_0295




Babies were everywhere...these nymphs will grow up soon enough!

IMG_0213



Some acquatic flower that I don't know the name of:

[000004]


IMG_0338


The greenery was lush and inviting:

IMG_0236

A flowing stream:

IMG_0251

and a fish in it:

IMG_0279






The water in the stream made for an abstract picture:

IMG_0254


IMG_0261


Look at the common birds that I've seen in Sweden

here

The FB album of the short walk

here
Tags: architecture, birding, friends, insects, lake, ntp, people, photography, plants, scenery, travel, trees
Subscribe

  • On FaceBook....

    On FB, I find that reading other people's thoughts and opinions, looking at the photos they've taken, going their their experiences and emotions, and…

  • Notes from a freak accident on 021117

    I am going crazy repeating the facts to every person who is enquiring, "What Actually Happened ?". Well, here it is: I was showering at 8 am in the…

  • Holi, St.Louis, 300313

    Sometimes, the very air is charged with the colours of happiness. But in the middle of the happiness, it's important to count one's blessings...…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment