Steam train Strobist

Werner Rolli organized a special steam train event near Solothurn last weekend, and I was able to help out by publicizing the event through the usual Swiss Strobist channels, as well as attend the event and get some photos myself.

Steam train Strobist

Eight years on

I stood and looked out of our window at home early this morning, as I was getting ready for work, remembering another beautiful, crisp autumn morning far, far away.

Eight years on

Death of a cemetery

Sad news comes today for the family and fans of the "Autofriedhof": the site must be cleared. Here's an article about the closure, which I've translated from the German article at the Swiss newspaper "Tagesanzeiger".

Death of a cemetery

Rain, Rain

Photos of various wetness around the city of Bern, as I head for the train station and home on a Friday night.

Rain, Rain

Swiss Press Photo 2008

The Käfigturm – a city prison for several hundred years until 1897 – is now a pretty unique centre for events and exhibitions. The current exhibition on show is a collection of photographs selected for the Swiss Press Photo Award for 2008, which opened recently as a free exhibition and runs until 10th October. I took advantage of the adjacent…

Swiss Press Photo 2008