Photos from the collection Baden-Württemberg

Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Fernsehturm Stuttgart

The first television tower in the world, built in 1956 near Stuttgart in Germany. www.fernsehturmstuttgart.com/en/

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Endor is in Germany

…although we didn’t see any Ewoks. (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fernmeldeturm_Stuttgart versus www.flickr.com/photos/irulan_amy/5578075103/in/set-721576…)

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Porsche-Zentrum, Stuttgart

I was possibly the only man within the immediate area who was visiting this building because of the architecture, and not because of the cars. Photographed on the concourse outside the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart.

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Schloss Solitude

One of my favourite bits of our trip to Germany; walking in the gardens of the German equivalent of a stately home, trying to work out where the huge ornamental gardens would’ve been, had they not been abandoned and replaced by a forest and (surprisingly) a dual carriageway.

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Light in the Forest

A great effect using just the natural, speckled daylight filtering through the trees during our recent trip to Germany. The technique of exposing for the sunlight in a shady area uses the technique I first wrote about in this blog post from 2009.

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Autumn, Black Forest, Germany

Pumpkins and squashes for sale at the side of the road in the Black Forest. View the complete set of photos from our trip on my website.

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My love, 6 years on

In October 2004, I made my first journey to Scotland and met Jo "in real life" (as they say) for the first time. We spent days travelling around the Angus countryside; one of my first photos of Jo was taken on a woodland walk at Glamis Castle when she was trying to avoid being photographed. […]

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