Filming and photographing at the mountain-top restaurant made famous by James Bond.
Beginning a hike from Birg station to the Schilthorn revolving restaurant, before changing my plans and walking down the very steep path to Allmendhubel and Mürren.
A small mountain cabin overlooking the Bluemental valley serves as a restaurant for hikers in the summer and for skiiers in winter. Between seasons, when the restaurant is closed, the spot is a blissfully peaceful point on the mountain, to which only determined walkers come. The Birg mountain station overlooks the scene, and on a summit in the distance, the…
The Schilthorn Cableway has released a new short advertising film today, and as usual, it makes me want to head for Mürren straight away.
The Schilthorn – topped by the Piz Gloria restaurant – is one of my favourite destinations in the Swiss Jungfrau Region. Whenever I see photos or film sequences, I can’t help becoming a little awe-struck. I still have to pinch myself from time to time, to be sure that the fact that I live within a half-hour drive of the cable car…
A hair-raising sledge run - our first of this season - in the awe-inspiring Schilttal valley above Mürren.
The time between sunset and complete darkness is known in photographic circles as "the blue hour".
A small selection of panoramic images from Mürren in the Bernese Oberland of Switzerland.
A small set of black and white landscape photographs, shot on an overcast day in the Lauterbrunnen Valley.
A gathering of Edelweiss on the Flower Path at Mürren.
An eight and a half minute film of the journey up to the Piz Gloria restaurant on the Schilthorn.
A day in the clouds at the Piz Gloria mountain-top revolving restaurant.
Small gallery of photos from a 2005 summer trip to the Piz Gloria revolving mountain-top restaurant above Mürren, made famous by the 1969 James Bond Film "On Her Majesty's Secret Service".