After Christmas A.D. 2017, with all its wonderful and exhaustive meals, we found time to hike along the small river Waldnaab.
The last day of the year A.D. 2017 we made a short trip to the Burg Flossenbürg.
The small town is know for one of the KZ (Concentration Camp) during the darkest era in German history — the Nazi Era. This time however, we did not visit the KZ, but hiked down to the small lake — the … Read the rest
On we go with a Canon A‑1, a Canon FD 1.4/50mm S.S.C. lens attached and an Agfa Vista 200 loaded.
The next days hopefully will bring a little bit sunshine as it would make so much more fun. My first impression while playing around with the A‑1 … solid … very solid. Somehow it reminds me on the Pentax LX… Read the rest
Hiking in South-Tirol for a week in May should bring some beautiful days with perfect light and tons of amazing sceneries … so far was the plan. What came out was a quite cold and rainy week in the Dolomites, which led to the decision using the OM-2sp not in the mountains, but during the city trips.
Using the newer Olympus … Read the rest
Well, this time I planned taking the Olympus OM-4Ti with me in on a hiking trip to South-Tirol — besides my workhorse, the Olympus OM‑D E‑M1. Planned it and prepared it and … while testing if finally everything works fine … the OM-4Ti refused to fire.
Olympus OM-4Ti with G.Zuiko Auto‑S 1.4/50mm (yep, not the correct lens)
Olympus … Read the rest