Urban wildlife

I finally have found the time to show you some pictures I shot today and yesterday. As you may have noticed I did not post new content in the last few month. This was not … Read more

Hot chocolate in the Netherlands

Relax some days near the North Sea in the Netherlands – we are lucky that this is possible, since it is only 3 hours by car from where we live. Well, it was not that … Read more

Easy walking – The “Baldeneysteig” in Essen

Live is running so fast at the moment. Winter is over and we had almost 20 degrees Celsius last week. I had many things going on in my family, so I did not have much … Read more

Many birds and a Sqirrel

Yes, even in the urban area of the “Ruhrgebiet” you can find places where you can spot birds and other animals. And surprisingly it wasn’t that difficult. The place we lived before, the “Lüneburger Heide” … Read more

Penalty notice from the Netherlands

In my last blog post I showed you the Christmas hell in the Netherlands. One thing beside some physical damage 😉 is that I got mail from the country next to Germany this week. It … Read more

Welcome to the christmas hell

Yes, I know that Christmas is over and no, there is no mistake in the topic. The photos I took are from December 28th, when Christmas was officially over. Not so in the Netherlands. We … Read more

Düsseldorf at night

When talking to other photographers you sometimes might hear the sentence “I love to take pictures at night, but my motivation to go out alone when it’s dark and cold is not very high”. That’s … Read more

Time for memories: US Westcoast

Today is one of those days were you would like to stay in bed and drink coffee and tea the whole time: It’s dark, cold and rainy outside. And what’s better in this situation as … Read more

Light Festival in the city of Essen

It’s wintertime and usually it’s cold and dark. And this makes it the best time of the year to illuminate the city of Essen. Until January there are several attractions and events around the subject … Read more

Travel tip: Duisburg Rheinpark

One thing I’d like to mention: Even when talking about a travel tip, it’s not worth to go there when you have a longer journey. The place is very nice, but it’s only interesting when … Read more