Tag: travel

China Trip

Travelling Through China

In October last year (2014) I travelled with two German friends through China. We had a lot of fun and taking photos there was a bliss.
For my two friends it was their first trip overseas and also the first time being in China. It was my third visit in China.
For a long time…



Beachy Head

Beachy Head

The great chalk headland with dangerous cliffs & the wide open landscape with hills of East Sussex, England. Beachy Head has the highest chalk sea cliff of Britain. Here a selection of photos shot at that place. For all photos visit the flickr album Beachy Head.

Beachy Head – 9km Eastbound Hike…



Penzance habour

Penzance

This is the beautiful Penzance habour.

Lovely sunny day in Penzance and the whole habour town was full of pirates because they tried to set the world record but missed it by 77 pirates.
14,155 pirates were there. We didn’t…



Gear 2014

What’s In My Bag For London & UK

Gear check & packing for London.

A lot of new equipment for real world tests before using them in China.
Nope, all these are not heavy like my prior Canon equipment. It’s much lighter and more compact.



Zippos Circus

In London During Christmas & New Year iPhonegraphy

Here are some snaps captured with the iPhone from the same holiday I covered in the 4 previous posts.

Sky Over Wembley



Ice Rink

X-E2 In London During Christmas & New Year Pt.3

Here another post with more photos shot with the XF 23mm f/1.4 R. This time also with the XF 18-44mm f/2.8-4.0 LM OIS. I rarely use the zoom lens. Since I bought the X-E1 with this kit lens and the XF 35mm together I’ve used the zoom lens only 3 times. However the lens stabilisation…



Christmas Market Leicester Square

X-E2 In London During Christmas & New Year Pt.2

Part 2 consists of photos of the Christmas decoration and two of those countless (German) Christmas markets in London.
All those photos were shot with the new XF 23mm lens. It was like a low light test run for the lens and the new X-E2.
Just to see the capability of the combo and see…



Tate Modern Terrace

X-E2 in London During Christmas & New Year Pt.1

I’ve been many times in London during spring and during summer but I’ve never been there during Christmas and/or on New Year.
That changed last month. The city is beautifully decorated and there are so many (German) Christmas market that I really didn’t miss Germany at any time.

Before I left for the trip to…



Lulworth Cove

Back From the Holidays In UK

Hi everyone! I wish you all happy New Year!

I am back in Germany. Here is a small blog post before I post in the next few days all the photos I took during my holidays.

As you know from one of the previous posts we planned to take photos at the coast of Dorset. The problem…



Willis Building & Lloyd's Building

X-E1 & FUJINON XF 14MM F/2.8 R ARCHITECTURE IN LONDON PT.2

This is the last part of the whole X-E1 + XF 14mm f/2.8 R lens photo series in London.

More London, City Hall, The Shard