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…

Road block

We have road works at Frankfurt Sossenheim, where I work. This will last at least two weeks and will delay us all, especially in the evenings when we try to get home (in the mornings I’m early enough to avoid…

From a Sunday walk

I was out for a short walk earlier, and just like Kirk Tuck would do it, I took only one camera and lens with me. Back at home, I played around with Google’s Nik Collection again, mostly with Silver Efex…

Trying the Nik Collection, standalone

My colleague Basti mentioned that you could run some of the Nik Collection programs “standalone”, without having to use the programs as plugins for Adobe’s Lightroom or Photoshop, both of which I don’t have and use. But since we couldn’t…

Some old photos

Here are some photos from a time when I was around age 4 to 7 (or so) – which is now more than 50 years ago. Obviously these were *not* taken by me… 😉 Brüder Leutasch Ulla, Hildegard, Willi &…