Cover photo
René Pirker
Works at Infineon Technologies
Attends Alpen Adria Universität
Lives in Radenthein
20,406 followers|591,192 views


Wordpress Blog: My Stock Photo Portfolios

I wanted to write some lines for a long time over there on #wordpress too, so here's it. Think the style looks a bit cleaner than the  one from #blogspot :

Will try to update both in future a little bit, if you show me some support :) Still under development, as I have started to give it a try this morning, so please don't look at it in a too critical way. Hope I can improve the layout and content a little bit the next days if I have time.
#blog #portfolios #stock #online #photos #new  

+AUSTRIA ART +AUSTRIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS +Kärnten +Oberkärnten +Canon Users +Shutterstock +iStock +Fotolia +Dreamstime +Depositphotos Inc +123RF +WordPress +WordPress Deutschland +Wordpress Developers 
I have started digital photography back in 2006 with a Canon PowerShot S80. As I wanted to go a bit deeper into this topic, I got myself a Canon EOS 60D in 2010. First I started to upload my photos...
Patrick Mayon's profile photo
well done !
Add a comment...
Photopresse 03|04 2014

Many thanks to +Klaus Plaumann for writing some lines about me in his stock photography article in the #Photopresse 03|04 #magazine ! My most popular photo, the #NYC #Sky #View has already more than 600 #downloads #worldwide in a bit more than a year and I will soon reach 1000 downloads on #Shutterstock !  

In this article also mentioned: +Shannon Fagan, +Robert Kneschke, +Marinescu Lenuta, +Gennady Rybalov!

These are the links to all my portfolios online:
+Depositphotos Inc:

You can also find a #collection of all the links to my photos in albums on #Pinterest and I regularly post updates there, so in case you like my work, I would really appreciate your support!

  #Twitter :

+AUSTRIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS +10000 PHOTOGRAPHERS +Kärnten +Oberkärnten +Canon Users +New York Magazine +The New York Times +The New Yorker +G+ NY Photowalkers +NY Free Guide

#stock #photography #stockphotography #stockphoto #stockport #portfolio #newyork #newyorkcity #newyorkcityphotography #austria #carinthia #canon #canonusers #canonphotography #canonphotographers #canon60d #cities #germany #deutschland #österreich #kärnten #istock #istockphoto #dreamstime #123rf #fotolia #depositphotos  
Klaus Plaumann's profile photoMarinescu Lenuta's profile photo
Me too, many thanks to Klaus Plaumann for this great article!
Add a comment...
Nightview On Döbriach From Raven's Wall

Two days before going up there by night I went there by daylight to check out the location and to know how long it takes me to reach this viewpoint. About half an hour of walk through the woods. There was still some snow on the way, which didn't make hiking up there easy but as always the view compensates the effort!

+AUSTRIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS +Kärnten +Oberkärnten +Kinderfreunde Falkencamp Döbriach +Millstätter See +Millstatt Hotel, See-Villa +Romantik Hotel Seefischer am See +Bogensport Döbriach +AUSTRIA ART +International Mountain Summit +Landscape Photography +Night Photography Friday +Beautiful planet Earth +EarthSky +Milky Way Scientists +Earth Hour 

#austria   #austrianphotographers   #nightphotography   #nightlife   #nightscapes   #carinthia   #kärnten   #millstättersee   #earthsky   #earthhour   #starscape   #mountainmonday   #mountains   #mountainphotos   #winterwonderland   #hiking   #hikingholidays   #canon   #canonusers   #canonphotography   #canonphotographers  
Michael Donald Wachta's profile photo
Sehr nett
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...

René Pirker

Shared publicly  - 
600k views on my Flickr photo stream

Thanks a lot to everyone who has ever visited my #Flickr #photo   #stream on:! If you find something worth sharing don't hesitate to do so. Really appreciate your support!

100k views in 2.5 months. Is 1 million doable till the end of 2014, what do you think?

13.09.06: 400k
13.12.06: 500k
14.02.23: 600k


#stats #flickr #600k #views #share  
Add a comment...

René Pirker

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
asoziales, bildungsfremdes, minderbemitteltes Dreckgsindel! In Eurem Leben noch nie etwas geleistet und von Euren Eltern alles in den Arsch gesteckt bekommen, aber bei jeder Demo dabei, wenn das mal nur Eure Eltern wüssten, dann gäb's kein Taschengeld mehr.

Es ist wirklich ein erbärmliches Zeichen, wenn jedes Jahr gewaltbereite und zerstörungswütige, frustrierte, postpubertäre Idioten von überall her transportiert werden nur um eine Spur der Verwüstung durch die ganze Stadt zu ziehen. Man sollte jede/n einzelne/n TeilnehmerIn mit einer Strafe von 1.000€ abstrafen um den Sachschaden der bei solchen Aktionen ensteht zu  bezahlen sowie auch die Tausenden Beamten die dafür eingesetzt werden müssen um dies wildgewordene Horde Affen unter Kontrolle zu bringen!
 ·  Translate
Quastl's profile photoThe Uncle's profile photoFelix Huber's profile photoxXJulxDXx's profile photo
+hubert herbert Es werden von mir keine Kommentare gelöscht. Die, die als Spam von google/youtube markiert werden, werden von mir asap wieder freigeschaltet.  Warum dennoch mehr als 80 Kommentare fehlen, kann ich schlicht nicht beantworten - an den Einstellungen liegt es nicht. Insofern: kein Grund zum Schämen - zumindest nicht für mich.
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
20,406 people
Finally Framed

Took quite a long time till I got some custom frames and glass for my prints, but actually it looks really great! The two large ones are 90 x 60 cm in size and the smaller one 60 x 40 cm!

+AUSTRIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS +10000 PHOTOGRAPHERS +Night Photography Friday +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Magazine +Kärnten +Oberkärnten

#prints #orbital #motion #austria #carinthia #kärnten #nature #nightsky 
Daniel Hölbling-Inzko's profile photoRené Pirker's profile photo
bei +Sevenhill Digitaldruck & Werbetechnik im +Südburgenland! Hab dort in der Nähe Verwandte und komm' doch ein paar Mal im Jahr raus. Preis/Leistung ist optimal. Außerdem ist mir der direkt Kontakt wichtig und des Weiteren unterstütz ich lieber lokale Unternehmen!
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...
My 1st +Fotolia Instant Photo

There's a #worldwide #contest going on and this one is my first submitted photo, which has also been accepted to be part of #Fotolia's #Instant #collection

Taken one week ago on my way to top of Mt. Dobratsch here in #carinthia near Villach! The user with the photo that receives the most downloads till end of the year will win 5.000€!

So if you like my photo here, I would really appreciate your support in any kind of way. #sharing means #caring ;)

+AUSTRIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS +AUSTRIA ART +10000 PHOTOGRAPHERS +Kärnten +Oberkärnten +Villach +Villacherin +Faschingsmandl der Villacher Faschingsgilde +Landscape Photography +International Mountain Summit

#austria #austrianphotographers #landscape #landscapephotography #landscapephoto #landscaping #mountain #mountains #mountainphotos #mountainmonday #hiking #hikingtrails #skiing #skiingholidays #dobratsch #villach #kärnten #alps #photography #zoomin #winter #winterwonderland #snow #snowday #bluesky  
Add a comment...

René Pirker

Shared publicly  - 
Radenthein Winterpanorama

A panorama, taken on February 4th, 2014, consisting of 6 single exposures stitched together. The original resolution is > 70Mpix. In winter 2013/14 we got snow late, at the end of January, but really a lot of it. In some other parts of Carinthia there is snow 3m high on top of the houses. Some towns were disconnected from the grid for some days, schools were closed and so on. Doesn't sound that funny, but better like this, than green winter. Just my opinion. We here in Radenthein have around 1m of snow in sum till now, forecast predicts snow for next week again!

Also on Flickr:

+AUSTRIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS +AUSTRIA ART +Kärnten +Oberkärnten +10000 PHOTOGRAPHERS +Landscape Photography

#austria #austrianphotographers #carinthia #kärnten #radenthein #landscape #landscapephotography #landscapephoto #landscaping #nature #naturephotography #naturemonday #naturephoto #winter #winterwonderland #snow #snowday #ktr14 #canon #canonusers #canonphotographers #canonphotography  
Add a comment...
Holger Alexi's profile photoSungwook Choe's profile photoJuri Vollmer's profile photo
oh, yum.. 
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
20,406 people
  • Infineon Technologies
    Trainee, 2012 - present
  • Infineon Technologies
    Trainee, 2011 - 2011
  • Infineon Technologies
    Trainee, 2010 - 2010
  • ACC Fürstenfeld
    Trainee, 2008 - 2008
  • SEZ
    Start-Up, 2007 - 2007
  • Österreichisches Bundesheer
    JgB26, 2006 - 2007
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Information Technology student, Photographer and a little Geocacher
Hello, I'm studying Information Technology at the Alpen-Adria-University in Klagenfurt/Austria, have finished my bachelor studies in early April 2013 with my thesis "Kerf Data Checker - A Tool to improve the Process of Kerf Generation and Mask Layout" at the department of lithography at Infineon Austria, Villach. 
My hobby is photography and if you'd like to see more of my pix just take a look at my Flickr PhotoStream and feel free to share or give comments or add me on Flickr if you have an account there.

Some of my photos are also on sale via Fotolia:
Photos by René Pirker on sale via Fotolia
As well as some are on Shutterstock:
Photos by René Pirker on sale via Shutterstock
Some more are on sale via iStockphoto:
Photos by René Pirker on sale via iStockphoto
And some are avaiable via Dreamstime too:
Photos by René Pirker on sale via Dreamstime

If you like you can order some handpainted images based on my photos on:
Handpainted Images based on photos from René Pirker

Some of my photos have been part of the exhibition of The Long Night of Musea 2011 on Oct. 1st here in Klagenfurt at the Mozarthof: Lange Nacht der Museen 2011

Did some Night Sky Time Lapse Videos some time ago and this one was also shown at our local planetarium here in Klagenfurt at their "Current Stars" event on March 16th 2012 as there was the Venus-Jupiter Concjunction

From May 22nd till June 16th 2012, there was an Art Festival in Villach called gemmakun?tschaun.2012, where some 3 of my photos were part of the exhibtion at the Infineon Art Space and one at the Kunsthaus Sudhaus.
One of my photographs has also been selected to be published in the Official Canon Austria Calendar 2013 - Power To Light - October
If you have some special topic you think I might be interested in feel free to contact me!
Bragging rights
Bachelor of Science, Industrial Track @ Infineon, Photography, Astronomy, HDR, Landscape, Nature, 360°,
  • Alpen Adria Universität
    Informationstechnik, 2007 - present
  • HTL Lastenstraße
    Elektrotechnik, 2001 - 2006
Basic Information
René Pirker's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Bergzeit Fotocontest: Gewinne ein Trekkingpaket von Sea to Summit | Berg...

Sea to Summit vergibt beim Bergzeit Fotocontest ein ultraleichtes Trekkingpaket im Wert von 500 Euro.

Sony Reveals Insane A7s Low-Light Demo, But How Much Will Night Vision C...

With only a 12-megapixel sensor and ISO expandable all the way up to 409,600 for both stills and video, everybody knew that that the Sony A7

Die Legende von den "Nazi-Waschbären"

NS-Größe Hermann Göring persönlich soll vor 80 Jahren die Ansiedlung von Waschbären in Europa befohlen haben. Klingt gut, stimmt aber nicht.

Stockfoto: Honey Bee Collecting Pollen

Genommen am 5. April 2014 in unserem Garten. Einige wenige Bienen sind bereits dieser Frühling recht aktives frühes. Temperaturen sind berei

Comet Jacques Brightens Rapidly, Heads North

We've got a hot comet on our hands. Comet Jacques barely cracked magnitude +11 at the time of its March 13 discovery, but just three weeks l

Wie UPS durch Nicht-Linksabbiegen Millionen spart

Sie liefern Tag für Tag tausende von Paketen aus und sind ein gewohntes Bild auf den Straßen: die großen, schwarzen UPS-Trucks. Aber, ist Ih

NAB 2014 Live Blog from Las Vegas « Canon Rumors

NAB 2014 in Las Vegas is upon us and we'll be running a live blog for the duration of the show. Canon has made their announcements and a lot

Stock Photo: View On Seeboden In Spring

Taken on April 1st, 2014 - I've been asked yesterday if I have a photo from Seeboden or the area around Lake Millstatt where there is more f

Tu felix Helvetia: 3300 Euro Mindestlohn für die Verkäuferin

Die bevorstehende Volksabstimmung genügt schon, damit Schweizer Unternehmen den Mindestlohn auf 4000 Franken erhöhen.

Time-Lapse of Icelandic Landscapes Makes the Most of the Rare Solar Maximum

Of the places I'm hoping to visit throughout my life, Iceland is in the top three. And although I don't need any more motivation, this absol

Stock Photos: New York City Sky View

Taken during a short helicopter tour around Manhattan. By René Pirker.

Stockfoto: Mirabell-Palast und Gärten Salzburg

Genommen am 5. August 2013 während meiner Dreitage lösen Sie zur wunderbaren Stadt von Salzburg aus. Haben viel diese Stadt unter Verwendung

Stock Photo: Mirabell Palace and Gardens Salzburg

Taken on August 5th, 2013 during my three-days trip to the wonderful city of Salzburg. Have seen a lot of this city using the SalzburgCard.

Stock Photo: View On The Old City Of Salzburg and Fortress

Taken on August 6th, 2013 during my three-days trip to the wonderful city of Salzburg. Have seen a lot of this city using the SalzburgCard.

Stock Photo: View On The Old City Of Salzburg From Fortress

Taken on August 6th, 2013 during my three-days trip to the wonderful city of Salzburg. Have seen a lot of this city using the SalzburgCard.

Stock Photo: Pigs Lying In The Grass

Taken on July 20th, 2013 during a short hiking tour in the Nocky Mountains of Carinthia, Austria. In the field besides the Stangalmhütte the

Stock Photo: Pig Playing In The Mud

Taken on July 20th, 2013 during a short hiking tour in the Nocky Mountains near the Nockalm Street. In the field besides the Stangalmhütte t

Stock Photo: Time For Berries

Picked some tasty red currants from our three bushes in the garden yesterday and there were thousands of them hanging on the branches. We ma

Stock Photo: Thousands Of Red Currants

Picked some tasty red currants from our three bushes in the garden yesterday and there were thousands of them hanging on the branches. We ma