Entries from May 2008

Capri, Italy, 1999

Jo and I are on holiday next week, in the beautiful landscape around Naples. Here’s a flashback to 1999, when I was there with an old friend and travelling companion.

Nikon upgrade

Jo’s become increasingly interested in animal photography and because of the restrictions which her Fuji camera have imposed, she’s been using my D70 with a telephoto lens. Sadly, whilst we were out at the animal park in Bern this past weekend, the Fuji gave up the ghost altogether. So, time for an upgrade. After much… (Read More)

Desk Memories

Photos of the desk at which I developed most of the websites produced by Mountain Multi Media in Brienz.

Selve Areal, Thun, Switzerland

We were in Thun this past weekend, with a couple of friends from Zürich who’d come down for a day of “strobism” (the art of non-studio-based photography using portable flash units for illumination). As well as locations in Spiez and Gwatt, we sneaked into the dilapidated Selve area in Thun, where old factories, once converted… (Read More)

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Handball, Thun, Switzerland

Seeblick, Gwatt, Switzerland

Along the lake shore path at Gwatt are homes perfect for twitchers: this area is separated from the Thunersee by large reed beds full of nesting birds.

Schloss Schadau, Thun, Switzerland