Category Archives: Nature and Weather

Firefighters

Firefighters © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. And there they were, fire fighters fighting the fire… In a bush very close to some shelters that homeless people built themselves along the river bank. Since there was no ambulance I assume no-one was hurt!

Streets Of Tokyo: Ueno Park In Autumn

Streets Of Tokyo: Ueno Park In Autumn © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. The Ueno park attracts many visitors throughout the year. Partially because of the excellent selections of museums inside it (National Nature Museum, Museum Of Western Art, …) or the zoo. But also because of the trees … Continue reading

Chameleon-San

Chameleon-San © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. This Chameleon is for sale in Sacco’s favourite reptile shop. She goes there every second week to buy crickets for her – well – reptiles. The owner is a really nice guy and sometimes I go … Continue reading

Dogs

Dogs © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A dog sniffs on another one to guess its chances for a coup.

Tigers

Tigers © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A proud Tiger mommy sorrounded by her cubs. They were only a couple of months old.

Mandarin Duck

Mandarin Duck © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. I just forgot the name of this duck. Then I decided to google it. I thought its name was something like “Paradise Duck”. The image search convinced me it was not that. So I tried “Chinese … Continue reading

Fight Over A Meal

Fight Over A Meal © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. These wolves fight over a meal that has just been delivered by a Zoo-worker of the Tama-Zoo. Even though meals are given at least once per day, the instinct of the animals is still ruling over … Continue reading

Frog

Frog © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Behind a glass in a zoo a bunch of frogs was eagerly waiting to be photographed. I took the opportunity to do so!

Autumn Leaf

DSC_0111-2-Bearbeitet © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Kamakura, Japan. An autumn lead is lit with golden light by the setting sun.