Morocco ~ Portraits in the Kasbahs of the Atlas Mountains

The shoot: A recce for a workshop next AprilModel: Sonia MorinPhotographer: Damien LovegroveCollaborator: Mohammed KamalLocations: Various un disclosed Kasbahs in the Atlas Mountains Mohammed Kamal or MK, an ex Fujifilm X photographer from Marrakesh invited me to Morocco to collaborate with him on some workshops....

Tokyo – five

This is the last of my five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one Part 2: Tokyo-two Part 3: Tokyo-three-Kyoto Part 4: Tokyo-four After Friday nights extravaganza at the karaoke bar and on the dancefloor, saturday morning was not an easy one to get...

Tokyo – four

This is the fourth of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one Part 2: Tokyo-two Part 3: Tokyo-three-Kyoto Waking up in Tokyo that friday morning, I realised that today I was going to be literally lost in translation. The swedish delegation had gone...

Last Day On The Beach

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (55mm, f/9, 1/850 sec, ISO200) The last day on the beach always feels sad. Simply because I know that it will take some time until I will stand on a beach again. I’m from Austria. It’s a beautiful place and we got almost...

Lunch With a View

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (23.3mm, f/9, 1/800 sec, ISO200) Morro Bay one more time. I think I forgot to include the iconic 550 feet high rock that makes Morro Bay so special. But from my former blog post you know that it’s not just the rock or...

Sea Otters, Pelicans, Young Lovers

SONY ILCE-6000 (57mm, f/9, 1/250 sec, ISO100) And a massive power plant. That’s Morro Bay. But worry not, the power plant is out of operation now. This is a place that I passed a couple of times on my way down to Los Angeles and...

Tokyo – three – Kyoto

This is the third of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one Part 2: Tokyo-two Part three of this series isn’t really so much about Tokyo as it is about its anagram city Kyoto. For day three we had an arranged trip to...

A Storytelling Approach to Travel Photography

Many years ago, when I first started combining my love of photography with my love of travel, I focused heavily on shooting cityscapes and landscapes.  I would head out before sunrise, find the best shooting angle, set up my tripod and wait for the...

Tokyo – two

This is the second of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  Part 1: Tokyo-one You know that feeling when you wake up, and you briefly think that you’re at home in your own bed needing to get up and get ready for work, but then...

Tokyo – one

This is the first of five posts in my little Japan-memoirs-series.  It’s been 10 days. 10 days since I returned home from what has been a big mark on my bucket list for quite some years now. Ever since I started getting involved in street...