Photos from the collection mirror

Week 34 of 52

”Do not try to bend the spoon; that’s impossible. Instead only try to realize the truth: There is no spoon.“ The Matrix (1999)

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Week 11 of 52

One of a set of street photographs I took between Spiez and Bern this morning, on my way to work. Many of the shots were grabbed from waist height or with only minimal framing. View the complete set here: permanenttourist.ch/photo/galleries/documentary/commuting/

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Selve Areal, Thun, Switzerland

Strobist info: Cactus-triggered snooted strobe from round the corner behind the mirror, aimed at Jo standing off-camera right. Ambient light c. 1s @ f8. See Eke’s use of the same location here. This image can be viewed larger in the Strobism gallery at Permanent Tourist.

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Untitled

For GMS, who should be quivering with excitement up there in Scotland in advance of his long-awaited trip to Switzerland. The picture quality is a bit low on this one, but I’ll defend it by mentioning that it was taken with my cameraphone this morning, into the sun, from a moving train, through a gap […]

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