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Weekend warriors

Like most people who still have a regular job, and for whom photography is just a hobby, it’s mostly the weekends when I can take photos. So here are two from yesterday and from today: Tulip Photographer and model (Zuleikha…

This. It’s from their 1977 album “Aja”, one of their best ever. Oh, and “Aja” is pronounced like “Asia”. Couldn’t have done this any better. Here is the song without explanations, and here is the album. Enjoy…

Here are two photos of the moon, both from this morning, both with the same camera and lens. One from home, short before I entered the garage, the other from after arriving at work: Moon over Mörfelden-Walldorf, 2016 Moon over…

A car, older than me

Normally I don’t take many photos of vehicles. But my colleague Gunther likes old cars, and this one’s older than me: VW Käfer (Beetle) from 1953 Converted from raw using Olympus Viewer 3, Fuji Neopan Acros 100 film simulation, b&w…

Two monochrome images from yesterday

Here are two photos which I took yesterday: Zuleikha, Mörfelden-Walldorf 2016 Tuna the cat, Mörfelden-Walldorf 2016 Thanks for viewing.

Auf Deutsch: Interview mit Sahra Wagenknecht

Ich fand ein sehr lesenswertes Interview, welches telepolis (Heise Verlag) mit Sahra Wagenknecht anläßlich ihres neuen Buches “Reichtum ohne Gier” führte. Es ist sogar interessant für Fotografen – als gutes Gegenbeispiel zu AGs wird unter anderem die Carl Zeiss Stiftung…

Current affairs: IBMers protest

Today at work, we’ve had a short get together to demonstrate against massive job cuts which are planned for IBM Germany. I took some photos with my camera, and also with the one of Bert Stach, chief negotiator of ver.di…

Some more film photos from last year

On my computer desk there were still two developed films, one Agfa Precisa CT100 colour slide film, the other was an Agfa APX100 black & white negative one. Here are some “scans” I’ve made Sunday evening, again using my Olmypus…

Tuna at EV1

Here’s a photo of our cat, in really low light. EV1 means 1/15th of a second at ISO 3200 when using f/2; she was only lit by the distant dining room light and the TV set: Tuna the cat, Mörfelden-Walldorf…