Posts about Niesen

The Niesen is a mountain, located in the Bernese Oberland region of the Swiss Alps, overlooking the lake of Thun. It is often called “The Swiss Pyramid”.

Gwatt, Switzerland

One of twelve landscape views from the alpine region of central Switzerland, available to buy online as a premium 2008 calendar from Lulu.com. Printed: 13 pages, 13.5" x 19", coil binding, white interior paper (100# weight), full-color interior ink. www.lulu.com/content/1769898

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Silent Night

Hey, a day early, but who’s counting? Our last night of 2007 in Switzerland; see you in Scotland.

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Fireworks across the town for Swiss National Day, 1st August, photographed from the Spiezberg vineyards.

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Hardly any Photoshop work here. The moon passes behind the Niesen between 10 p.m. and midnight at the moment and back-lights any cloud around the peak. The orange glow on the peak is the mountain’s large aeronautical beacon.

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