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Museumsnacht, Bern

The night once each year on which the town is lit up with coloured floodlights and buildings such as the Zytglogge and parliament building are opened to the public. I used the evening to take some stock photos for my collection and to test the long exposure performance of my new D7000. The result: where […]

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Timelapse Tram Ride

Timelapse Tram Ride

A stop motion video of the tram journey between Zytglogge and Mattenhof areas of Bern in Switzerland.

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Zytglogge, Bern, Switzerland

The “Zytglogge” (literally, time bell) stands in the middle of the Bern, at the junction between the more modern shopping streets and the older, lower city. It was originally constructed in wood around 1220 as part of the old city wall and served as an entrance gate and prison. Once the defensive nature of the […]

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