• Black Sun: Photos of Starling Flocks Darkening the Sky Over Denmark

    6 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Black Sun is an ongoing project by Danish photographer Søren Solkær , who began visiting the marshlands of southern Denmark a few years ago to capture the mesmerizing starling murmurations that comprise up to a million birds.
    The giant flock darkens the sky with its ever-changing shapes.
    “As the countless birds congregate in large murmurations before collectively settling in the reeds at dusk they put on an incredible show of collaboration and performance skills,” Solkær writes. “And now and then, by the added drama of attacking birds of prey, the flock will unfold a breathtaking and...
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