Angry Birds

IMG_7745Canon EOS 5D (189mm, f/2.8, 1/2000 sec, ISO800)

Some time ago I used to love bird photography. I visited the Neusiedlersee NP on a regular base from late March to early May to take pictures of the bird migration to the North. I shot a Nikon D1 ( later D2H ) with a AF-S 2.8/300 ED with or without the 1.4 or 1.7 converter. Sometimes I took images of songbirds in a park in Vienna. There was a guy preparing branches with food in a way that you can’t see the food or a feeder in the final image. It was a great location.

Since I moved out of Vienna I feed the birds in my garden. I never considered to take pictures because I don’t have the right equipment anymore. Continue reading


SONY DSCSONY NEX-5 (18mm, f/4, 1/30 sec, ISO200)

I’m in need for spring. I’m in need for sunlight, fresh greens and warm air. After what happened within the last couple of months I really need to see new life popping up everywhere. Continue reading


DSCF3838FUJIFILM X-Pro1 (35mm, f/2, 1/125 sec, ISO1600)

The day after my mothers funeral. We met a close friend for coffee. My wife and I were still exhausted from the last weeks. Not enough sleep. Totally empty we sat there and talked about life. Growing old is tough but there is no getaway. Continue reading