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2020-02-24  EVENING IN MARRAKESH

Since I was self-driving in Marrakesh, I can tell you it is different. Different than in Europe, more dynamic, more action, more surprises. I managed to get into a parking garage. And then the path to the main square Djemaa el Fna was in front of me. It was pushing and shoving to get there because a big concert was announced on that day. But I was able to take photos during the crush.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: ILCE-7RM2
  • Shutter speed: 1/800s
  • ISO: 320
By |2020-02-23T14:29:38+01:00February 23rd, 2020|Morocco|0 Comments

2020-02-22  REFLECTIONS AT THE SCHWARZENBERGPLATZ

The photo shows one of the coffee houses at the Schwarzenbergplatz in Vienna. For many, the place to have a coffee. For me, a spot to get a photo with the reflections of the illuminated streets in the windows. The coffee houses are particularly suitable for large glass surfaces. After the photo session, there is time to get a coffee.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: LEICA M (Typ 240)
  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Shutter speed: 1/30s
  • Focal length: 28mm
  • ISO: 1000
By |2020-02-21T19:36:40+01:00February 22nd, 2020|Vienna|0 Comments

2020-02-21  REFRESHING WALK NEAR THE ALBERTINA

I like the surroundings of the Albertina in Vienna. A lovely area for a walk. The cold evening air ensures a clear view and good photos. For me, one of my favorite things to do, a walk, and a photo tour.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: ILCE-7S
  • Shutter speed: 1/40s
  • ISO: 800
By |2020-02-20T20:39:50+01:00February 21st, 2020|Vienna|0 Comments

2020-02-20  LIVING IN A CUBE

It could be a challenge bringing in the interior and living in a cube, as shown in the photo in the city of Rotterdam. There were some architectural particularities in the town, worth mentioning and worth to have a look. Even there, you also have coffee shops; they are not exclusive to Amsterdam. 🙂 

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: Pixel 3 XL
  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Shutter speed: 1/5882s
  • Focal length: 4.44mm
  • ISO: 73
By |2020-02-19T19:50:53+01:00February 20th, 2020|Netherlands|0 Comments

2020-02-19  STREET ACTION IN BARCELONA

I had one hour for street photography before my appointment at the Hard Rock Cafe in Barcelona. I nearly shot the battery of my Leica X Vario down, so many opportunities for shooting on the streets. On the photo is the dynamic of the cyclists. In the foreground a scooter. On the left a passenger in a hurry. Typical street action in Barcelona.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: LEICA X VARIO (Typ 107)
  • Aperture: ƒ/3.5
  • Shutter speed: 1/30s
  • Focal length: 18mm
  • ISO: 1600
By |2020-02-18T21:30:47+01:00February 19th, 2020|Barcelona|0 Comments

2020-02-18  TERRACES OF IMLIL

While driving down the Atlas Mountains, we saw a lovely coffee house. There we got excellent tea on the terrace. We got a great view of the Imlil valley. I was able to position myself well to take great photos of the valley with the mountain slopes. I was impressed by the Leica Vario-Elmar 35-70 F4 lens mounted on the Sony A7S.

 

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Post processed with: Aurora, Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: ILCE-7S
  • Shutter speed: 1/500s
  • ISO: 160
By |2020-02-17T21:27:42+01:00February 18th, 2020|Morocco|0 Comments

2020-02-17  UNDER THE BAT BRIDGE

We were waiting and waiting, but this day they didn’t come out. Even two tourist boats illuminated the bows with red headlights. Only very few of the tired bats were flying, short of the millions, which was mentioned on some websites. However, I could use the waiting time with a photo session of the surrounding.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: ILCE-7S
  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Shutter speed: 1/1500s
  • Focal length: 28mm
  • ISO: 640
By |2020-02-17T07:07:24+01:00February 17th, 2020|USA|0 Comments

2020-02-15  THE CAMPARI BAR

I can recommend taking the standing room directly at the bar. You get free finger food like nuts, dried vegetables, and olives. Plus Campari Soda with crushed ice. One of my favorite places in Milan. My wife Karin is also enthusiastic about it.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020, Color Efex Pro

  • Camera: ILCE-7R
  • Aperture: ƒ/11
  • Shutter speed: 1/20s
  • Focal length: 29mm
  • ISO: 2000
By |2020-02-15T08:04:06+01:00February 15th, 2020|Milan|0 Comments

2020-02-14  MALTESE IMPRESSIONS

The narrow streets, the medieval buildings, Malta offers everything for delightful photo motifs. Since I am often there for work, I like to take 1-2 hours to fill my portfolio with photos. Black and white images, in particular, come very well with the Maltese background.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: X-T1
  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Shutter speed: 1/15s
  • Focal length: 135mm
  • ISO: 200
By |2020-02-13T20:29:30+01:00February 14th, 2020|Malta|0 Comments

2020-02-13  COCKTAIL BAR AT THE DANUBE

“You were workin’ as a waitress in a cocktail bar When I met you” – In cocktail bars, I must always think of the song text of Human League “Don’t you want me.” The restaurant and bar “Motto am Fluss” is built over the Danube, you can get a view of the river when sitting at the bar and let all people around you have a good time.

 

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Post processed with: Photoshop 2020

  • Camera: LEICA M (Typ 240)
  • Aperture: ƒ/2
  • Shutter speed: 1/45s
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • ISO: 3200
By |2020-02-12T19:53:27+01:00February 13th, 2020|Vienna|0 Comments

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