Werner Bollmann - Stoic


May it snow or rain, may heavy storms rage, the kittiwakes stoically hold their ground at the birdcliff, waiting for the breeding season to begin. Soon the rest of the black and white crowd will return from the high seas and thousands of rough calls will resound from the bold cliffs – the wild chorus of the northern coasts…

Location: Norway

Tags: birdcliff, coast, gulls, kittiwake, kittiwakes, rissa tridactyla, seabirds

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  1. Johan Van Hoof said:

    04/02/2015 09:30

    An absolutely stunning shot, in instant favourite of mine ! Great atmosphere, colours, composition, I really like the way you show these kittiwakes in their harsh environment and conditions. Well done Werner ! Regards Johan

  2. Armando Maniciati said:

    04/02/2015 09:39

    Great Werner! Fantastic image and composition! Regards Armando

  3. Michael Eisenhawer said:

    04/02/2015 11:06

    Outstanding image, Werner! I love the reduced colours and extreme atmosphere! Best wishes Michael

  4. Santosh Saligram said:

    04/02/2015 12:07


  5. Roy Mangersnes said:

    04/02/2015 13:56

    Beautiful image Werner! Love the motion in the snow and the atmosphere of the scene. Great work!

  6. Theo Bosboom said:

    04/02/2015 18:09

    Wonderful Werner, full of mood and I can feel the cold!

  7. Werner Bollmann said:

    09/02/2015 18:39

    Late, but maybe not too late: Thank you very much guys!