Sometimes, I am a real Night Owl. I love it to capture Fotos and shoot Videos at Night. I have no Idea why that is so, but it is. I have made several Mistakes in the Past when it comes to creating Media in the Dark before. Such as using the wrong Shutter Speed or… Continue reading Filming in the Dark.
I really like Birds. Birds are awesome. And always since I saw some of the most awesome Bird Photography on Instagram, I wanted to try that myself. And today, I almost got lucky. There was an awesome Bird hopping around at University in Clausthal. Just when I wanted to press the Shutter Button, it flew… Continue reading Birds.
I live in a small town of about 22.000 People. It is called Osterode. And it is definitely okay. It is not the best Place in the World, but it is my Home. With Osterode being a small Town, it is not always easy or even possible to do Street Photography. It is still possible… Continue reading Small Town Streets.
Back in November 2014, I had lived in Canada for over half a Year, most of that time around Toronto and Kitchener. But since I had gotten a Job in the Rockies for the Winter, I had to get West somehow. I ended up taking the Bus all the Way from Kitchener, via Toronto, Winnipeg,… Continue reading #TSBTP: Vancouver.
At the very end of the year 2015, I got my first DSLR Camera. It came with a Kit Lens, but I really anted to have something better. Back then, YouTube had me believe that every Photographer should have a Nifty 50. And so I decided to get one. My choice fell between Canons 50mm… Continue reading My first Lens.
Today, the Weather was quite awful. It was kind of cold, and it rained all the time. And even though that Rain was much needed , it also limited my photographic Options. My Camera is not Weather Proof in any way, and I also do not want to use my Phone for just about anything… Continue reading Good Fotos in bad Weather.
Smartphone Cameras nowadays are the best they have ever been. And since I just got a new one, I decided to pitch it against my trusty Canon M5 in a fun little shootout. And I can definitely say that Image Quality is definitely getting there. Dynamic Range really is not even close, but the Phone… Continue reading Phone vs Camera.
Today, I was in Düna just to the south of Osterode to try and find some beautiful red Poppies to shoot. Spoiler Alert: I did not get lucky. The Field that was a full of Wheat last Year was just a big old yard of Grass today, and there were absolutely no Poppies to be… Continue reading Back in Düna.
Sometimes it is a lot of fun to just go outside and take Fotos of random things. I really like to do that every now and then. Taking Fotos of your everyday surroundings is also a good way to hone your Skills as a Photographer. That way, you learn to see the world with different… Continue reading Just take Fotos.
I usually edit my Fotos in Lightroom, and I will continue continue doing that. But after a long time with no real Changes to my Style I recently grew more and more dissatisfied with my Fotos. That is why I played around for quite a while today editing one Foto over and over, even going… Continue reading Changing how I edit.