Linum – Lightbath

The sun rises over the fields, bathes everything in golden light. Goose greet the light and prepare to take off.
Currently more than 100.000 cranes and countless of gooses roost here for a few weeks before moving on south for overwinter survival.

Birdsky

13.10.2013 | Linum | Brandenburg

Moments before the Sun rises on the horizon first masses of cranes getting airborne, leaving the lakes around heading towards feeding-places around. They fly some km to harvested field to feed and come back in the evening. It took half an hour before all cranes left the place.

Linum – Geese

13.10.2013 | Linum | Brandenburg

Geese in the air, heading from the sleeping-lakes to the meadows around.
Currently more than 100.000 cranes and countless of geeses roost here for a few weeks before moving on south for overwinter survival.

Linum – Echo

13.10.2013 : 7.00 | Linum | Brandenburg

Getting up early in the morning at 5:30 for arriving in Linum before Sunset is somewhat taxing. But coming to this scene with the air full of the voices of geese and cranes really compensates this.
Currently more than 100.000 cranes and countless of geeses roost here for a few weeks before moving on south for overwinter survival.