Wide and Shallow

January 20, 2019
Fresh truffles

Fresh truffles

Took a beginner’s workshop in Leica M photography at the Nuremberg Leica Shop yesterday.
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More about Less

January 17, 2019
Different sisters, one surplus lever

Different sisters, one surplus lever

The first days with the new Leica M10-D are strange and full of new experiences. In use, the camera feels positively small.
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Test Drive

January 12, 2019

Rain dawns on the “Leica World” in Wetzlar.

As soon as they open, I scamper through the precipitation from the hotel to the Leica Store. A dash of 30 meters. The salesperson offers to loan me a Leica M10-D for a few hours to test this unique digital rangefinder camera. Read the rest of this entry »

A Sketchbook Camera

January 12, 2019
Fairly small body, big lens.

Fairly small body, big lens.

Yesterday, I got a compact digital camera for my 55-th birthday, a Panasonic LX100 II.
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The Last Film Samurai

January 6, 2019
What's in my bag?

What’s in my bag?

A Nikon F6 film-loading SLR buried under a lot of rolls of Kodak Portra 800! Got new film yesterday in Lübeck Read the rest of this entry »

Concentration-enhancing Window Manager

December 30, 2018
The end of my i3wm config file.

The end of my i3wm config file.

This is one of these Linux posts, so, not relevant to photography. What I do want to talk about is a new-to-me window manager.
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Good Things Come To Those Who Wait

December 12, 2018
The marinating pile

The marinating pile

Despite the title, this isn’t about stout beer or red ketchup. No, it’s about the workflow of film photography in a digital age.
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Dresden Walk

December 3, 2018
Staircase and lead glass window, Hygienemuseum Dresden

Staircase and lead glass window, Hygienemuseum Dresden

I guess i have to get this fisheye fascination out of my system in order to use this lens objectively, so here goes:
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Baubles

November 26, 2018

I’ve fallen into the fisheye trap. There is a long-standing fascination with these lenses.
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Visiting the Trees

November 24, 2018

L1001722-Bearbeitet

Took a walk yesterday morning to see some friends:
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