My first thought was … argh … there will be millions of beautiful, sharp and frame filling pictures on the internet already nanoseconds after this event has started. Then I thought … let’s have a look … and I saw the dark brown moon rising over the southeastern horizon.
Hm, … I fetched my binocular and enjoyed what I saw … Read the rest
Did I ever tell the story, … why I love a special kind of city skyline images?
It was some time ago, when I was looking for something wide, something quite wide, something quite large and something … quite old.
I found a Zeiss Ikon Ercona, a 6x9 technical wonder from the early fifties — last century. This gem uses a … Read the rest
Spending a day in December in Prague, that town famous for its light, its mood and its old architecture. This time I choose a Contax 159MM to come along with me.
As we only had one day, it felt like speed dating with this town. As it was end of the year, it was ugly cold here. So we decided to … Read the rest
As promised in the first part of this Canon A‑1 attempt, I have finished the first roll of film — it’s again an Agfa Vista 200 — and it’s back from the lab, so it’s time to show some images.
A couple of images were made during a hike in the Lerautal — a valley with a small creek — … Read the rest
After having back the Olympus OM-4Ti from repair, I took it on a short trip to Frankfurt. Equipped with a Zuiko Auto‑T 2.8/100mm and loaded with an Agfa Vista 200, I was keen to see, if the problem has been cured at the OM-Doktor in Hamburg.
… and here the right lens.
We had two full days — … Read the rest