Mountains, Worlds

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (57.8mm, f/8, 1/1250 sec, ISO200) Sometimes the contrast in between one of my business destinations and my home is extreme. Like in this case. Currently I’m xc skiing in the Austrian Alps. This week we experience a cold wave all over Austria. A...

Bird on the Handrail

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (280.4mm, f/5.2, 1/1000 sec, ISO2000) Sometimes all it takes to find nice subjects is to look outside your window. That plus a long lens. A couple of years ago I was seriously into bird photography. I used to shoot with a Nikon D1...

The Power and the Glory

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (23mm, f/4, 1/8 sec, ISO200) When you grow older you become a more rational person. You think twice before you spend an huge amount of money. I thought more than twice but finally decided that I live only once. This is a blog...

This Month on Streethunters.net 13/11/17 to 22/12/17

Introduction So as always the best laid plans of Mice and Men have gone awry, and it has now been almost six or so weeks since the last ‘This Week’ – our summaries of the latest goings on with the Streethunters.net blog and social media channels....

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...