cee’s fun foto challenge – cameras and owners (in action)

“Don’t shoot what it looks like. Shoot what it feels like.” David Alan Harvey “Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.” Diane Arbus Claudia@HappyFace313, Albertina Museum – Vienna, November 2015 “Essentially what … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – going up and down outdoors (stairs)

“Photography is a love affair with life.” Burk Uzzle “When you sweep the stairs, you start at the top” German Proverb   Village steps, Weißenkirchen in der Wachau/Austria – April 2018 “We are all on the stairs, my friend; some of … Continue reading

travel diary; kirchbach, austria – vienna on my own (the stadtpark & the burggarten)

I left you at the Schwarzenbergplatz in my last post (travel diary; kirchbach – vienna on my own (karlskirch & schwarzenbergplatz). From there is it about 10 min walk to the Stadtpark without a camera in your hand … for … Continue reading

travel diary; kirchbach – vienna on my own (karlskirch & schwarzenbergplatz)

After a good night sleep and a great breakfast, I was ready to take on Vienna on my own. Sunday morning, the city hadn’t woken up completely. When Dia drove me home we passed Karlskirche and Schwarzenbergplatz… I liked what … Continue reading

travel dairy; kirchbach – a day of calories with dia

So it was time to meet up with my favorite girl in Vienna, Claudia@happface313. With her working away on the bank during the week, our dates have to happen over a weekends. With Robert going into Vienna for his nephew’s … Continue reading

travel diary; kirchbach, austria – vienna; maria shopping street

I call it so because I can never remember the last bit of the name: Mariahilfer Straße – my kind of shopping street.  Hardly a secret that it’s also the locals favorite shopping street. I think that everyone coming to … Continue reading

cee’s fun fotochallenge – busy or people working

“The whole point of taking pictures is so that you don’t have to explain things with words.”  Elliott Erwitt “Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.” Conan O’Brien Busy joiners at Umran Boru, Istanbul – November 2016 “Work like … Continue reading

travel diary; kirchbach, austria – days of pure pleasure, endless hospiality and t.i.m.e

“Never let your best friends get lonely … keep disturbing them.” Unkown So, my friends, Carol and Robert have exchanged their magnificent roof terrace in the 19th district of Vienna against a lawn bigger than my apartment up in the … Continue reading