The Near Infrared Adventure

Some shots with the IR converted Nikon D800. The conversion was done by lifepixel.com and the D800 came in right within the Corona lockdown time window – right in time to do some tests and to fi...

Wide – Wider – Irix11?

Wide and wider – there is always the search for the best wide angle lens. This topic is as old as my full photography career – and I believe others are also again and again looking for the...

SARS-CoV-2 Cartograms

Europe: death rate per 1000 infected persons in Europe based on data from the European Centre of Disease Control and Prevention. (https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/cases-2019-ncov-eueea), status: 29.03.20...

The 2020 (Out)Break

2020: as far as I can remember there hasnt been such a situation of overall societal and economic shutdown. Tschernobyl comes to mind or the 9-11 terror attack – maybe the Tsunami/Fukushima disa...

Happy New Year 2020!

Between the Years Contemplation II Healthy and successful New Year to everybody out there! 2020 started with some nice hikes around the lakes, basically: around the lake, into the sauna, than into the...

L-Plates – the power of precision

There are lots of different L-Plate manufacturers out there but only few create L-Plates designed for specific cameras/lenses. The real advantage of having L-Plates that were designed to work for a sp...

Yacht & Regatta Fotografie

by S. Hese 28.12.2019 Textfassung des Vortrages vom 2.2.2019 beim Wintertreffen des FKY in Hamburg Die Regatta- und Yachtfotografie stellt sicher einen Spezialbereich der Fotografie dar, vielleicht an...