The Moonrise


Tonight I went out to shot the stars despite a rising moon. The fields were golden coloured and a few thin clouds illuminated the sky. A lot of farmers were still out at work late after midnight

Venus and Jupiter….and the moon


Last month two planets were moving closer to each other every day. It was easy to watch them as Venus and Jupiter were the first stars to be seen in the early night sky to the West. On June 17 this was what I get through the clouds. On June 19 the moon came to …

Misty solar eclipse 2015-03-20


Everybody was waiting for this Solar Eclipse taking place on spring equinox. All the special protection glasses were sold out. I woke up this morning and I could only see mist surrounding my home. Being optimistic I set up my camera and went out. Luckily the sun (and the moon) appeared from time to time …

Winter Wonder Landscapes


Some images of my night stroll through the woods. Even though we only had a half moon it enlightened the snow covered trees in a magic light. The white powder reflected like uncountable diamonds. It was great to brave the freezing cold elements 🙂