The predicted strong thunderstorm did not happen, but a heavy rain shower poured over the city and the harbour area.
Actually, I wanted to photograph the Milky Way. At full moon and ground fog a very bad idea. Nevertheless it was a successful night, because I was able to photograph the probably last NLCs for this year. Okay, Milky Way wasn’t, but the location’s probably pretty good for that. Next week the moon will not […]
A hedgehog visited our garden several times in the past and looked for the food left over by the birds on the lawn. Today – finally – in better light conditions.
The 4K video is composed of 750 frames (30 frames/sec) with the Nikon D2x and the Sigma 30mm. It was a little too windy, which brings a lot of motion into the trees and bushes. Here is the setup for the video.
In the second post about Fanal I had shown a sequence of pictures showing how the clouds come over the cloud forest and disappear again. Here is a suitable video.
This morning I went back to Cappel-Neufeld. During the evening shots this week I had seen several Common Redshanks near the jetty. I wanted to have a closer look at that.
Very close to my home, wild meadow flowers bloom in different colors on the roadside, so I tried it with my macro lens.
Actually a good cloud forecast was given for the evening (52% high clouds), in the course of the afternoon this shifted towards 82%, so rather bad conditions for some nice sunset pictures. I decided to give it a go anyway. Instead of the nature reserve close to Cuxhaven I went to Cappel-Neufeld beach. The Zeiss […]
In this article I give some hints about the visited places and how the pictures were taken. Parque Infantil “Pico dos Barcelos” The Parque Infantil Pico dos Barcelos is a children’s playground with a small park and a restaurant. There is a parking lot directly in front of the entrance (but only about 20 parking spaces). […]