August Night Skies


We had to wait for August to get clear skies and lovely warm weather. Here are some images from the August night skies. From stormy, electric to cloudy and clear. Enjoy! Remember! Lift your eyes to the skies and experience infinity! August night skies ( flickr link)

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

Upper Sure lake from above


I finally found the panorama vista I was looking for. A viewpoint to catch most of the Upper Sure Lake. I took some images in the early evening and then at night. Most of the images are panoramas stitched together in Kolor’s AutoPano Pro. Here are the early evening images Then came the night with …

Under the Milkyway


Yesterday night we had perfect conditions to photograph the night sky. No clouds and the moon only rose after midnight. So we went out in the fresh summer night to capture the MilkyWay

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 …

Aurora Borealis in Northern Luxembourg


Aurora Borealis, also called Northern Lights are hardly visible on continental Europe. They mostly occur in the high latitude regions. I was keen on getting out with my camera tonight as one of these amazing phenomena was forecasted as far down “south” as Luxembourg. I must admit that I wasn’t really optimistic but as it …

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 🙂

Nightsky photography


Nightsky or astrophtography needs some technical knowledge and a lot of patience, but above all : Just walk out of your home, in the middle of the night, in search of the darkest place nearby, lift your eyes towards the starry sky, and admire the endlessness of the universe