Category Archives: Travel

Autumn Festivals in the Black Forest – Sasbachwalden

Harvest festivals mark the transition from summer into autumn by showcasing the bounties of the region. When I visited the Black Forest (Schwarzwald) in Southwestern Germany last October – the area where I was born and lived for the first … Continue reading

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Kiawah Diary: Face Lift

Early in the morning, our guide took us out on the Kiawah River. This river separates Kiawah Island from the South Carolina mainland. Früh am Morgen folgten wir unserem Reiseleiter auf den Kiawah. Dieser Fluss trennt die Kiawah Insel vom … Continue reading

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Doorways of Bali

Doorways often tell us something about the structures they lead into and who lives or works there: private homes, stores, places of worship, community places, and schools. I chose a selection of entrances from the island of Bali where I … Continue reading

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From Above

This little Cessna airplane with a passenger capacity of eight took us from the Virgin Islands to Puerto Rico. Being seated right behind the pilot and co-pilot was a very different experience from the strict separation of cockpit and passenger … Continue reading

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Minimalism (I)

My interpretation of “Minimalism” consists of limiting the number of elements in the image. I am playing with rock themes, all taken in Canyon de Chelly, one of my favorite places on earth. Rock and Lichen: I call this blue … Continue reading

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