Miniature Wonderland

Or in other words: What is as big as 2300qm, has 1300 trains with around 20.000 wagons, 500.000 lights, 10.000 cars and around 400.000 characters? The Miniature Wonderland in Hamburg is everything but boring. I’m … Read more

Sweeten your life!

Just after we sweetened our lives with caffè latte and a chocolate tart (which was extremely good!) we saw this sticker on a traffic light in St. Pauli, Hamburg. Good advice, though :-).

At the cemetery

We made a nice photo walk on Saturday, at “the world’s largest park cemetery” in Hamburg Ohlsdorf, after we had to cancel the first try on Friday due to heavy rain. The cemetery is a … Read more

Angry Bird

A while ago we made a bicycle tour and had a short brake in a small park. I watched three swans swimming in a small pool. Suddenly they disappeared from the pool and the “boss” … Read more

Does a mouse get high after eating a fly agaric?

I did ask myself this question when I took a photography of these fly agaric in my parents garden: And I’m not kidding, I’m really interested in this question. There must be a reason why … Read more

A hard fight in black and red

In addition to photography one of my major passions is the sport handball. Around where my parents live, three teams play in the highest German handball league. So we try to watch almost every game … Read more

Wandering along the Mittellandkanal

As long as the weather allows, we like to go on a daily outing. The Mittellandkanal is always good for an easy walk. (Unlike some trails out of the easy hiking book, describing “easy” walking … Read more

Autumn is coming

According to the calender autumn starts on September 22nd. At the moment you can actually SEE that autumn is coming. The days are getting shorter, it cools down in the nights, and flora and fauna … Read more

It’s a bugs life 2.0

While strolling through the Botanical Garden in Mendocino I tried to get different view of the garden. It’s not only the small critters who make macro photography interesting! People must have thought I’m a little … Read more

Botanical Garden Mendocino

I recently read a post on Herbert Bopp’s blog about high entry fees in the botanical garden in Montreal. Inspired by this article, I’d like to show you some photos from the botanical Garden Mendocino, … Read more