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stargazing

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I planned to watch this year’s Perseid meteor shower at a mountain cabin (‘Mödlingerhütte’), at an altitude of 1523m. Unfortunately the sky was quite overcast and only a part of the southern night sky was clear for viewing the stars. Nevertheless, I enjoyed being outside at night and tried to capture a few interesting shots. Equipment used: E-M5II & 12mm f2.0 lens.

colorful bergisel

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At the start of my vacation and roundtrip in Tyrol & Bavaria, I visited the Bergisel ski jumping hill and stadium in Innsbruck, Austria. In the mostly empty stadium the colorful patterns immediately appealed to me and I enjoyed trying out various angles and compositions with only one available focal length. All images were taken with my M-Zuiko 25mm f1.8 lens – this was my choice as a single ‘travel lens’ (due to the restriction […]

summer

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Summer is here and my SD card starts to finally fill up again. In the coming days I will start posting a few image series from my recent trips through Austria and Bavaria. With the above image I wanted to capture the mood on a late summer afternoon with my E-M5II and the very fine Lumix 35-100 f2.8 lens, which is by now the most favourite lens I own.

pfänder

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Impressive view during a short hike onto the Pfänder near Lake Constance. I took this image with my new E-M5 mark II and 35-100 f2.8 Lumix lens. My trusty old E-M5 had given up due to a failing shutter and has been replaced at really good conditions (Kudos to Olympus’ customer service!)