The 2018 dozen

posted in: Germany, Montana, Music, Switzerland 1

With the year 2018 ending soon, I browsed the pictures I took over its course and selected a dozen that are important to me. Street scene. Frankfurt/Main, Germany.Father and son watching robotic pole dancers at the Robodonien Festival.Cologne, Germany.Main Street.Hot Springs, Montana.Elvis on his way to work. Jonny Winters, who has been impersonating Elvis Presley for more than 40 years,carries … Read More

The 2017 dozen

posted in: Germany, Montana, Spain 0

With the year 2017 being almost over, I browsed the pictures I took over the last 12 months and selected a dozen pictures that are important to me. Walking through the rain in front of the lobby of the Taunusturm high-rise. Frankfurt/Main, Germany.View of the Pico del Teide, Spain’s tallest peak and dominant feature of the island of Tenerife. La … Read More

The 2016 dozen

posted in: Germany, Montana, Singles 0

With 2016 just behind me, I went through the pictures I took over the course of the year and selected 12 of my favorites. Not necessarily the ‘best’ ones (I find the concept of ranking each and everything a little odd, anyway), but 12 photographs that I will certainly remember. Thunderstorm passing through Dunkirk, MT.A musician friend relaxing before a … Read More

Photographing Helmut Schmidt (1918 – 2015)

posted in: Events, Germany 0

  Earlier this week, on Tuesday, to be more precise, Helmut Schmidt passed away at the age of 96. He was one of the most respected politicians of post-war Germany. As a senator in Hamburg he was instrumental in dealing with the consequences of the 1962 flood and gained widespread popularity. From 1974 through 1982 he served as Chancellor of … Read More