Photos from the collection spiezberg

Spiez, Switzerland

Some people go to the pub to unwind on a Friday night. I pack my camera and tripod into the car and head out into the darkness to take photos of the freshly-fallen snow.

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At the vineyards

Some people go to the pub to unwind on a Friday night. I pack my camera and tripod into the car and head out into the darkness to take photos of the freshly-fallen snow.

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Seenachtsfest Spiez

Fireworks from a lofty viewpoint amongst the vines in Spiez. For a new blog post at Permanent Tourist: permanenttourist.ch/articles/2009/07/seenachtsfest-spiez/ (This photo is a combination of photographs, stitched together to form a panoramic image.)

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Seenachtsfest 2009

Set up and ready to take photos of the fireworks for the annual Lake Festival. I tried out the shot using my iPhone, which I’ve found is a great on-the-spot test device for panorama shots.

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Alien Abduction Part I

See Part II here… Strobist info: white balance set to tungsten to bring out some colour in the sky; single strobe high camera left with 1/2 CTO gel, fired optically using pop-up flash at 1/8 power as on-camera fill. Ambient light at -4 EV.

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Alien Abduction Part II (Week 14 of 52)

Strobist info: white balance set to tungsten to bring out some colour in the sky; single strobe high camera left with 1/2 CTO gel, fired optically using pop-up flash at 1/8 power as on-camera fill. Ambient light at -4 EV.

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Bedtime

There are sometimes much better things to do than go to sleep. Like stick the camera out of the bedroom window.

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