Frosted Tips

Structure and patterns make pictures. It is as easy as that. Which is why photographers love black and white photography. It teaches the eye to recognize structure and patterns. I think that is why so many photographers just love the time between autumn and winter because frost is  wonderful natural tool to stress structures. The…

Welcome Winter!

I have never been waiting for a nice cold winter like I have this year. After an unbearably hot summer that one would expect to experience somewhere in Spain or Greece, I am aching for cold, crisp air and lots of snow. Especially snow since our ground water bodies are way to dry. There has…

Windflower | Herbstanemone

Windflower aka Thimbleweed aka Chinese or even Japanese Anemone is one of my favourite garden flowers. There are many color variations of anemones but this one is my favourite. In full bloom she sports glowing orange and pale violet. But also after her blooking phase, whe she literally goes to seed, she still gives a…