festival

F is for Festival

The latest in a alphabetic series on aspects of my life: this time, the letter F is inspired by this weekend’s Glastonbury Festival.

New book of my photos available

My first non-personal book is available for preview and purchase in my Blurb online bookstore.

Street Parade, Zürich (2012) – preparing for the off

I was at the Street Parade dance festival on the streets of Zurich again this past weekend. This first set of photos shows some of the participants of the floats, as they wait patiently to take their position in the parade which leads through the centre of the city.

Video preview image for Emmental fire festival

Emmental fire festival

The Fire Festival in Signau, a small area in the Emmental valley, is a Swiss folk and artistic festival; a smaller equivalent of Burning Man in the U.S. My friend and independent filmmaker Yannick de Zordo – who plays bass guitar for Choo Choo and who produced the great video for their song “We Go”… (Read More)

Images Festival in Vevey

The Images Festival of Visual Arts is the only open air photographic festival in Switzerland, which takes place in the picturesque town of Vevey, on the shores of Lake Geneva, every two years.

Street Parade, Zürich (2009)

The annual techno- and rave parade through the streets of Zürich, Switzerland.

Street Parade, Zürich (2005)

A gallery from the 2005 techno- and rave parade through the streets of Zürich, Switzerland.

Seenachtsfest Spiez

The Seenachtsfest took place last weekend in Spiez, so Jo and I headed up with our friend Beat to the vineyards near our home, where there is a commanding view across the castle, lake and surrounding mountains.

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As is pretty common for me, I have once again decided to shift things around here at Permanent Tourist.

Choo Choo, Funk am See Festival, Lucerne, Switzerland

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