• Street Experiments

    Street Experiments

    Street photography is something that lately I came to appreciate. These are my experiments mostly from 2022. These photos are neither great nor outstanding. I consider them experimental and claim no expertise or craftsmanship in this genre. But I am also of the opinion that we should share our experiments, try-outs and failures so we […]


  • Photowalk Berlin #4: Pallas

    Photowalk Berlin #4: Pallas

    Welcome to another photwalk. This time I went through the district of Schöneberg. An eclectic mix of gentrified turn of the century (that is the 20th) neighborhoods, public housing, large roads, touristy and very local markets. Easy to reach, a lot to see. My walk started at the newly built station “Julius Leber Brücke”. A […]


  • Photopresso ☕ #22: “Here we go”

    Photopresso ☕ #22: “Here we go”

    One photo, one bad poem


  • Photopresso ☕ #21: “A calm place to be”

    Photopresso ☕ #21: “A calm place to be”

    One photo, one bad poem


  • On my way to work

    On my way to work

    A few days ago I went back to the office. With parental leave and the pandemic I spent most of the last three years working from (or staying at) home. I expected to get back into the office on a regular basis but that is not how it turned out. My employer seemed to have […]


  • Berlin Alexanderplatz: A triplet in one image

    Berlin Alexanderplatz: A triplet in one image

    1: The station hall was originally built in 1882 but after severe damage in WWII redesigned in 1962 with a more austere socialist look. This look was mostly kept during the reconstruction finishing in 1998. The hall is to this day quite impressive. 2: The large department store (“Kaufhaus Tietz”) was built in the early […]


  • Photopresso ☕ #19: “Move upwards for great taste”

    Photopresso ☕ #19: “Move upwards for great taste”

    One photo, one bad poem


  • Spiegelnde Sonne

    Spiegelnde Sonne

    Ich liebe Spaziergänge am Sonntagvormittag. Leider finde ich so selten Zeit dafür. Dabei machen die Stille und Ruhe der Stadt, wenn die meisten Menschen noch im Bett oder beim Frühstück sind, diese Spaziergänge so schön. Und genau meine Neigung auch im Bett zu bleiben macht sie daher auch so selten. Alles im Leben ist ein […]


  • Mein Kameraleben: Teil 5 Olympus PEN E-P3

    Mein Kameraleben: Teil 5 Olympus PEN E-P3

    Wie es so ist mit Leuten, die zu viel Geld und Zeit haben (und einen alten Mietvertrag mit lächerlich niedriger Miete für die Gegend) war die PEN E-P1 schnell nicht mehr “gut genug”. Daher hier Teil fünf mit der Olympus PEN E-P3. Warum musste es die neue PEN E-P3 sein? Wie bereits in den vorherigen […]

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