Perseids Meteor Shower

Anoth­er astro­nomy high­light was the Per­seids Met­eor Shower occur­ring in August and this year we were lucky, as it was new moon and so it was quite dark out­side, here in that rur­al region. The max­im­um hit rate was announced for Monday morn­ing around 4:30 GMT, I knew that I’d not wait that long. Start­ing…… Con­tin­ue read­ing Per­seids Met­eor Shower

Hiking around Flossenbürg and Gaisweiher

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…… Con­tin­ue read­ing Hik­ing around Flossen­bürg and Gaisweiher

Blossom Impressions …

The last days I had some fun in the garden, as lots of flowers are giv­ing their very best to make this time an amaz­ing col­our­ful one. I was lucky shoot­ing three cameras/lens com­bin­a­tions. Echin­acea / Sonnen­hut, shot with Pentax LX, Pentax‑A SMC 2.8/28mm, Agfa Vista 400. Anemone hupe­hen­sis / Herbst-Anemone shot with Fuji X100s…… Con­tin­ue read­ing Blos­som Impressions …