This is the second time we visited Iceland. We did choose October for this year’s visit. Days were short, no 24 hours of sunlight this time. We were rewarded with a glimpse of the aurora borealis and some amazing landscaped in beautiful autumn colors. The puffins were long gone. So we did not bring any […]
On our recent trip to Iceland, we went there in October to get the opportunity to watch the aurora borealis. We’ve been there for one week and most of the time, either the sky was cloudy or the kp index was too low. In the end, we were lucky and hat some partially clear skies […]
After a short trip to Iceland I thought summer would be gone for the rest of the year. With quite moderate and comfy temperatures we could enjoy dozen of butterflies in our garden, feeding on the last few plants that offer them some nectar. Beautiful to watch….
There is a new ultrawide lens available from Irix, the 11mm f/4. The lens is extremly well bulit. Focusing is manual, but very easy. Just choose an aperture on the camera, adjust the focus ring to the scale to get correct depth of field and that’s it. Here are some sample shots. This pictures are […]
On August 7th 2017 there was a partial lunar eclipse. The earth’s shadow covered the moon. In Bremen, max. 20% of the moon was covered. This happend around 21.04, just a few minutes after sunset.