‘A fragment of eternity’: the mesmerising murmurations of Europe’s starlings

Photographer Søren Solkær has spent hundreds of nights capturing the astonishing patterns made by birds he first saw in his native DenmarkSøren Solkær was 10 when he witnessed his first starling murmuration, on the west coast of Denmark: more than 100,000 birds, making movies in the sky as they were being corralled by a falcon. It would be nearly 40 years before the photographer, best known for intimate, often playful portraits of artists and musicians, would revisit this scene of his youth, setting aside a week to capture the birds in motion.That was five years ago, and Solkær hasn’t stopped,… Source – Full Article ‘A fragment of eternity’: the mesmerising murmurations of Europe’s starlings

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