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Changeable (Thunersee)

See also "Changeable (Brienzersee)", the adjacent photo in my photostream, which was taken about half an hour later and 20 kilometres further east. Both of these shots were taken from the train during my journey to work this morning.

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Boxing Day on the Niederhorn: beats the crush of the sales at Marks & Spencer…

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Another panorama, this one hand-held and shot (obviously) during the day. Composed of three 6 megapixel images, is shows the harbour area of Spiez, taken from the train station. Poet Josef Viktor Widmann (1842–1911) wrote in his book Spaziergänge in den Alpen (Strolls in the Alps) that "the view from Spiez Station is one of […]

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Taken last night, this is a panoramic "stitch" of six images. Each of the individual images are 3 minute exposures, meaning that this photograph was taken over 18 minutes (plus a further 3 minutes between each shot for in-camera processing). The original version is a 36 megapixel image but has been reduced to 18 megapixels […]

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The Place

This is where I asked Jo to marry me; down on one knee before this bench at the small park of Wallrain behind the castle in Spiez, on the shores of Lake Thun.

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Broadcasting to the Region

The little red dots on my nighttime photographs taken from our bedroom window – like in this one – are this tower, on top of the Niederhorn.

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