Hair

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (56mm, f/2, 1/400 sec, ISO1250) The last two months I didn’t take many pictures but than I once occasion came up. A dog show. When I was a boy I always wanted to have a dog. But I didn’t get one. I got...

Fuji XF100-400 F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (359.6mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO400) After a lot of hesitation I finally got the Fuji XF100-400 F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR (the lens with the longest name). Here are my first impressions. Why the hesitation? There are a couple of reasons why it was not...

The Beauty Of The Days Gone By

FUJIFILM X-T1 (25.4mm, f/9, 1/160 sec, ISO200) You don’t have to cross an ocean to take great images. All you need to do is to give your sofa a break and go outside. That’s what I did the day before Christmas. I put on long johns and...

Fairytale of New York

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (55mm, f/8, 1/120 sec, ISO200) This blog post isn’t about New York. It’s about Christmas. Somehow. Like every year there is Christmas and even though I don’t believe in the “Christkind” anymore these are still the most important holidays of the year. By far! The...

Last Great American Whale

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (23mm, f/8, 1/1100 sec, ISO200) Autumn days here are mostly grey and wet. But sometimes they are not. Like on this sunny afternoon in a small town in Upper Austria. I can’t remember the last time when I was sitting outside in a...

Beyond The Sea

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (56mm, f/2, 1/200 sec, ISO3200) Just when I returned from Japan autumn arrived in Austria. I took the Monday off but since it was cold and rainy I decided to stay indoors. I went to the “Haus des Meeres” (house of the sea) which is located...

On resonance

The other day I found Red Bull’s Singapore Seven series – a set of interviews with local movers and shakers about how they got to where they are, and what it is that keeps them going. I went through all 7 of them, back...

Savages

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (14mm, f/5.6, 1/100 sec, ISO400) I travel far on a regular base. For business and for my vacations. But sometimes exotic things can be found just around the corner. Like in this case. I have been to Melk Abbey countless times. It is...

My Home Is My Castle

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (16mm, f/5.6, 1/60 sec, ISO640) This blog is about photography and traveling. It’s about going to distant places but sometimes you don’t have to go far to find something interesting. If you are lucky your own backyard can be a wonder world especially for...