Spring is in the air

It is always the same; The winter was extremely long and hard this year. The reality is: The Winter was as it was supposed to be: Wet, cold and dark. But when spring finally knocks … Read more

Kingfisher spotting in Bochum

A friend told me that he has seen Kingfisher near the University in the city of Bochum. After I saw one there as well when we were in the region for a short hike, it … Read more

Who’s flying by here? An evening walk along the river “Ruhr”

Right now Germany is facing one storm after the other. We’ve already had two big storms here but we were lucky and almost nothing has been destroyed. We only have lost a fence and got … Read more

The garden thief

Like many other we have left some birdseed in the garden, just in case bird come by. Unfortunately we do not have many feathered friends coming by. But we just want to be sure that … Read more

Illumination Take Two: Lumagica Henrichshütte Hattingen

After we visited the Westalenpark in Dortmund some weeks ago, we this time stopped at the Henrichshütte, in the city of Hattingen. It was illuminated during the Lumagica. In former times the area was a … Read more

Bringing some light into the dark

When you are not outside during daylight when the sun is shining, wintertime can be pretty much dark and grey. I am happy that some parks bring some light intgo the dark season of the … Read more

Digital helper in a real world

Are you older than 30 years? Than you will probably agree with me that technique could be both a blessing and a curse. I like it to be up to date and I like to … Read more

Sun Sun Sun, here we come

The Beatles already payed homage to the sun in the year 1969. And when I am looking out of my window today, I am happy about that the sun is still here, even when summer … Read more

Change of perspective: Macro photography

If you are here on a regular basis, you know that I usually shoot photos of animals, especially birds. This time I dived into the world of Macro. I have done this before but it’s … Read more

Im am an official Espresso Test-Person

It is like a miracle that I like to drink Espresso today. When I remember back, one of my first contacts with coffee was on a flee market. It was cold outside and my grandma … Read more