Category Archives: Mammals

The Azores, a worldwide cetaceans hotspot: The blue whale research program

Blue whale - Meetchum Photography

May 2018 I had a fantastic opportunity to join a blue whale research program in The Azores. The program was part of the Mingan Island Cetacean Study (MICS) Research Institute […]

Amazing Shetland

What a great choice to go on a wildlife trip to The Shetland Islands. It was an amazing trip with some great people. Although the islands are just about 1500km […]

Bears and Wolverines between Finland & Russia

In July 2016, I had the opportunity to join an team of enthusiasts under supervision of Jan Kelchtermans (EuropesBig5, Starling), in search of brown bears and wolverines, with some extras […]

A weekend at Texel, the bird island of The Netherlands!

It took me a while, but I’ve made it to Texel! It was a location that was on my wishlist for a while and now thanks to Jeroen Stel I went […]

Spermwhale study in Norway

Spermwhale Meetchum Photography

What an amazing trip… No other words to start this with. In May, I had the opportunity to go to Andenes, Norway. An island in the far north of Norway […]

Tenerife and the whales

Dolphin and boat

After visiting Gran Canaria several times, I knew the Canary Islands are great for wildlife photography. There is not much on the island itself, except 1 or 2 quite rare […]

Squirrels and rats in the house…

Red squirrel

Some of the small forest animals that I had already for a long time on my (photography) list are our red haired friends, the red squirrels. Together with Jeroen Stel, I […]

Again between the whales and dolphins

Atlantic Spinner Dolphin

Yes, we did it again… Another holiday to one of our favourite destinations. Gran Canaria, one of the 6 official Canary Islands. If you can go on a holiday with your family […]

Safari in Europe: Oostvaardersplassen

On June 16th, I had the chance to go on a real safari… Not in one of the game reserves in Africa, but in the only European safari reserve there […]