Tobyphotos

Tobyphotos

I am a wildlife photographer with passion for birds, but even butterflies and mammals. My motives are mainly in Uppland, Sweden
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Lots of small birds, as this Blue tit, just love this feeder with peanuts. There is a mouse there too!
The beautiful flying common starling (Sturnus vulgaris) with the beak full of insects to the nestlings at the nest box in Uppland, Sweden
The beautiful and sumptuous flowering tree peony full blown (Paeonia rockii or Paeonia suffruticosa rockii) in a white vase on white background. A flower with a wonderful scent. Flowering in may
The beautiful and sumptuous flowering tree peony (Paeonia rockii or Paeonia suffruticosa rockii) in a white vase on black background. A flower with a wonderful scent. Flowering in may Uppland, Sweden
The beautiful and sumptuous flowering tree peony (Paeonia rockii or Paeonia suffruticosa rockii) in a white vase on white background. A flower with a wonderful scent. Flowering in may Uppland, Sweden
The beautiful and sumptuous flowering tree peony (Paeonia rockii or Paeonia suffruticosa rockii) on white background. A flower with a wonderful scent. Flowering in may in Uppland, Sweden
Magpie (Pica Pica) on her hunt for food to the nestlings, here eating cheese on the rocks at the pond
The beautiful Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes) showing his profile while perching on the oak branch with a nice green defocused background. Uppland, Sweden
The red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) on an oak branch with a green defocused background
A butterfly of the family nymphalidae named Queen of Spain fritillary or Fritillary butterfly, (Issoria lathonia), sucking nectar with the proboscis from the blue lavender in Uppland, Sweden.
Hovering Young Kestrel in search for prey with a nice defocussed background
The hunting position in profile for the young kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) with a nice green defocused background
Long-tailed tit or long-tailed bushtit (Aegithalos caudatus) perching on an oak branch with a defocused background
Great Grey's Face a close up of the Great Grey Owl (Strix Nebulosa)
Robin (Erithacus rubecula) perching on an apple tree twig. A dear guest when you work in the garden.
The Brown Hairstreak (Thecla betulae) is a beautiful small butterfly here found on a blackcurrant leaf with a nice defocused background. The male Brown Hairstreak is normally in the top of the trees.
Magpie (Pica Pica) on her hunt for food to the nestlings, here with a wide spread tail.
The young Kestrel perching on a wooden fence pole with the wind blowing in the plumage and a nice defocused background
The male Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) deliver a fresh vole to the five nestlings in the nest at the barn
The beautiful butterfly Painted lady or Cosmopolitan (Vanessa cardui) loves the nectar in the flowering chives, after the long flight from Africa, Uppland, Sweden
Christmas greetings with a wooden (plywood) Christmas tree and lots of Christmas presents in front of the baby toys duck (Lucia) and the star boys (Saint Stephen) and black background. A still life.
Saint Lucy’s Day is celebrated most commonly in Sweden. Here symbolised by the baby toys with the duck as Saint Lucy and the frog as the star boys (Saint Stephen).
A cat with white whiskers appears at the bird feeding and licks her nose with the pink tongue
Cherries on an old crystal bowl and a crystal carafe and glasses with cherry brandy on a silver dish with a black background, a still life.
Magpie (Pica Pica) on her hunt for food to the nestlings, here jumping on the rocks at the pond
The Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) waits patiently, stock-still, for prey/fish in the marsh, Uppland, Sweden
Long-tailed tit or long-tailed bushtit (Aegithalos caudatus) looking at you while perching on an oak-branch with a defocused background
A young fallow deer buck who is old enough to have  shovel-shaped antlers in a woodland scenery
The old timbered boathouse with the liars bench on the bridge in the northern part of Stockholm archipelago, Bjorko-Arholma, Marum
Long-tailed tit or long-tailed bush-tit (Aegithalos caudatus) is a common bird found throughout Europe and Asia. Perching in an oak-twig with a defocused  oak-leaves in the background
The arctic tern (Sterna paradisae) flies like dancers in the sky.
Three fallow deer bucks (Dama dama)  resting under the shadow of the oak with a nice woodland scenery in the background.
Ural owl (Strix uralensis) flying against the light to catch a prey with a defocused background
Dahlia 'Chat Noir’, a cactus dahlia, as a still life with a black background
Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea) hovering over the water in search for fish, here just before the dive, with a cloudy blue background.
The beautifully colored Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes) perching on the stub and showing his profile and back with the short tail and big strong beak.
The beautiful fritillary named Snake's Head with a pink and purple  chequered flower with a calm green background. Uppland, Sweden
The beautiful red admiral butterfly (Vanessa atalanta) resting in the cherry tree after a meal of cherry. Uppland, Sweden
The Northern Hawk Owl (Surnia ulula) is a daylight hunter. Here perching on a pine branch close to the trunk.
A beautiful Nuthatch (Sitta europaea) perching on a stump with a beige bokeh.
The Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) is a small beautiful butterfly showing the underside and like the nectar from flowering oregano, Uppland Sweden
The Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) is a small beautiful butterfly who like the nectar from flowering oregano, Uppland Sweden
The Brown Hairstreak (Thecla betulae) is a beautiful small butterfly here found on a blackcurrant leaf showing the dark brown upper side with a nice defocused background.
The young Kestrel climbing on  a wooden fence pole with a nice defocused  sky in the background
The young Kestrel climb a wooden fence pole with a nice defocused  sky in the background
Young Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) walking on the barn’s roofing-tile with a gray sky in the background
The male Kestrel on his way to catch a new meal for his nestlings with a nice defocused  field in the background
The male Kestrel on his watch to catch a new meal for his nestlings with a nice defocused field in the background
The young Kestrel's tail in the air perching on a wooden fence with a nice defocused blue background. One of the first flights, still with a fluffy head.
Heath fritillary (Melitaea athalia) is a butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. Here sucking nectar on a  lavender in June, Uppland, Sweden
Flying male Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) with the sun shine through the wide spread tail feathers against a blue sky
Stockholm, Sweden - 03/22/2018: Gamla Stan in Stockholm, the medieval houses on Skeppsbron viewed from the sea Saltsjon, a cloudy day in march. There are still icefloes in the sea.
Uppsala, Uppsala lan/Sweden - 08/25/2018: The Danish F-16 Fighting Falcon from Lockheed Martin in high speed action with the afterburner on and defending against infra-red missiles by dropping flares
Uppsala, Uppsala län/Sweden - 08/25/2018: The Danish F-16 Fighting Falcon from Lockheed Martin in action at the Swedish Airforces showday at Uppsala Garnison
Abstract Art by Nature, Ice Patterns on a frozen sea
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - June 12 2019: Sailing Yacht EOS at Skeppsbron quay with Gamla Stan in the background. The sailing yacht EOS is a 93 m long three-masted Bermuda rigged schooner, reg at Cayman Isla
Fallen leaves in autumn from the japanese cherrytree on the still green leaves and flowering of Spiraea japonica 'Nana' or dwarf Japanese spirea.
The showy or spectacular plumage of the Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) here perching on the old pine branch while resting with a nice green defocused background.
Dahlia 'Yellow Hammer' is a Dwarf Bedder Single-flowered dahlias have flowerheads usually less than 10cm across, with one or two rows of spreading ray florets, surrounding a central boss of small tubu
The Barnacle Goose (Branta leucopsis) shows its typical  white face and black head, neck, upper breast and white belly. It's captured in Hjalstaviken, Uppland, Sweden
The Common Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus) meeting, at the waterhole with a nice defocused background, may in Uppland, Sweden
Magpie (Pica Pica) on her hunt for food to the nestlings, here on the rocks at the pond
Anemone-flowered Dahlia named Boogie Woogie'. The centre of the flower consists of dense elongated tubular florets, longer than the disc florets of Single dahlias.
Wood Grouse Cock (Tetrao urogallus) framed by two pinetrees during his courting game.
A pasque flower or Anemone pulsatilla (Pulsatilla vulgaris) against the light so the silver-grey hair stands out and the beautiful yellow stamen and pistil appears from its best
The common terns (Sterna hirundo) flies like dancing in the sky.
Wonderful colors in the garden when the brimstone butterfly (Gonepteryx rhamni) suck nectar from the Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia), Uppland, Sweden
Total Lunar Eclipse, Blood Moon 07/27/2018  23:06  from Hammarskog Uppsala, Sweden.
Male blackbird (Turdus merula) perching on a pine branch in profile with a snowy blue background
The Common Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus) drinking, in profile  at the waterhole with a nice defocused background, july in Uppland, Sweden
Ural owl (Strix uralensis) flying  in the fir forest with sunshine on its back and a green defocused background.
Ural owl (Strix uralensis) flying between the bushes after catching a prey with a defocused background
Cherries on an old china dish and a crystal carafe and glasses with cherry brandy on a table cloth with a white background, a still life.
The young hovering Old World Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) searching for prey on the meadow
Ural owl (Strix uralensis) flying close to the ground showing the feathered tarsus with a defocused background
Ural owl (Strix uralensis) flying close to the ground after catching a prey with a defocused background
Ural owl (Strix uralensis) perching on an aspen twig with a defocused background
In the summer meadow the beautiful Lesser Marbled Fritillary Butterfly (Brenthis ino) suck nectar from a flowering Ox-eye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare). Uppland, Sweden
Portrait of the beautiful but discrete colored hen phesant (Phasianus colchicus) with a nice bokeh
European Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis) looking behind for enemies. In Uppland, Sweden
Uppsala, Uppsala län/Sweden - 08/25/2018: Four Swedish JAS 39 Gripen from Saab AB in action at the Swedish Airforces showday at Uppsala Garnison 08/25/2018
The male Eurasian Bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula) with his beautiful red breast and gray back searching for seeds on the snow a windy winter day.
The male Eurasian Bullfinch (Pyrrhula_pyrrhula) with his beautiful red breast searching for seeds on the snow a blowy winter day.
The Great Gray Owl (Strix nebulosa) perching with the morning sun lighting the background
Long-tailed tit or long-tailed bushtit (Aegithalos caudatus) perching on an oak twig with a defocused background
Long-tailed tit or long-tailed bushtit (Aegithalos caudatus) perching on an oak branch in profile showing the long tail with a defocused background
The beautiful juvenile kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) shows how she captured the mouse, in Uppland, Sweden
Common ravens (Corvus corax) on a branch with a nice green defocused background. In Norse mythology, Huginn and Muninn a pair of ravens that fly all over the world and bring the god Odin information.
European green woodpecker (Picus viridis) with wood in the beak during excavation of  a nest hole in an aspen tree in Uppland, Sweden
Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava) perching on the roundpole, a close-up, with a nice green bokeh.
A Badger (Meles meles) scratching his side while sitting in the green grass
Redpoll (Carduelis flammea) perching on the alder twig searching for seed in the cones with a gray defocused background
The Northern Hawk Owl (Surnia ulula) is a daylight hunter. Here perching on a branch in the larch tree with all its twigs with a blue sky in the backrground
Redpoll (Carduelis flammea) hanging on the alder twig searching for seed in the cones with a gray defocused background
The Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major), on a snowy branch in the oaktree
Four Fallow Deer bucks on the downhill run
The European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus: Linnaeus, 1758). It is a favourite in European gardens, both for its endearing appearance and its preference for eating a range of garden pests.
The Eurasian pygmy owl (Glaucidium passerinum) is the smallest owl in Europe. The owl preys on birds, some nearly as large as itself, and small mammals, such as voles. Here in a starling nest.
The Northern Hawk Owl (Surnia ulula) is a daylight hunter. Here perching on a pine branch close to the trunk with a gray defocused backrground
A closeup of a beautiful roebuck (Capreolus capreolus)  with his new antlers.
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