Category: Photography

  • Celebrating in Madeira

    Celebrating in Madeira

    Kathrin and I had two good reasons to take a trip somewhere during the middle of September, our anniversary on the 19th and my birthday on the 20th. We had considered several destinations–Austin, where we have family, quite a few of whom have birthdays in September; a cruise along the Croatian coast; touring through England’s northeast…

  • A Forest Photoshoot: Frankfurt’s Stadtwald

    A Forest Photoshoot: Frankfurt’s Stadtwald

    The Coronavirus situation has brought our travel schedule to a standstill. That doesn’t mean, however, that there are no photographic opportunities.  A few weeks ago Kathrin wanted to do some geocaching in Frankfurt’s city forest. The route took us past many scenic lakes and ponds. I vowed to come back with my camera. It took…

  • Nikon Z6

    Why I love my new Nikon Z6

    After shooting with my Nikon D600 for the past 6 years, I have recently replaced it with the Nikon Z6.  I bought the D600 used, so it was actually older than the time I had it. It was a heavy camera, and I had a big, heavy Tamron 24-70 f2.8 lens on it. My shoulder…