Category Archives: Photography

Winter is here – motives for photography are still abundant

Usually we get the first snow at the end of November or beginning of December at the latest. Last year and this year again, winter was in no rush. Two days ago, we finally got a significant amount of snow. … Continue reading

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Cape Cod sea shore

Recently we decided to drive down to Cape Cod from Boston. In the summer we usually do not attempt to do this, because traffic is very heavy especially on weekends. I like to visit the ocean and beaches in the … Continue reading

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Beautiful locations: Schwaebisch-Hall, Germany

A couple of weeks ago on a business trip in Germany, I got up early for a walk before breakfast. The light was so beautiful on that morning, that I still fondly remember the walk along the river around the … Continue reading

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Union Station – Washington DC

Since a couple of years now, my wife and I decided to go on road trips down the coast (we start in Boston), instead of flying to our destination(s). We just got back from our last trip that led us … Continue reading

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Tutorial: How to develop color negative film (C-41)

This tutorial will show how to develop color negative film (C-41 process). Color negative film has a strong orange mask in the background when developed negative are viewed against the light. Because it is negative film, all colors will be … Continue reading

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A Ski Adventure

Recently I got to go on a skiing adventure with my friend Mike in the White Mountains in New Hampshire. Our adventure started at the Pinkham Notch Visitor Center below Mt. Washington (Rt. 16). It took us a while to … Continue reading

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Excuses, excuses…

I has happened once again, camera manufacturers have announced new models at a Japanese trade show about two weeks ago (beginning of February 2012). This time it seems like the bar has been pushed very high by Nikon with the … Continue reading

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More about photographic vision

Yesterday I wrote about my attempts to find something visually inspiring to photograph during an overcast morning in an area that is very familiar to me. When we travel to places we have not been before, we find lots of … Continue reading

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How to stay photographically creative

This morning I went for my weekly walk from Lexington to Bedford (Massachusetts). This winter has been extremely mild. So far we had only a little bit of snow, which melted each time within a day or tow. To top … Continue reading

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Cool places in Boston – Copley Square Public Library

During a Sunday afternoon walk through Boston’s Back Bay we decided to go inside the Public Library building (at Copley Square). We immediately enjoyed the marble stairwell and chandeliers. Boston’s public library is one of the largest in the country. … Continue reading

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