We have two weekly fleamarkets right around the corner. I don´t visit fleamarkets as often as I used to do. My wife says I am a collector. And she is certainly right here. But lately my pray fits into the pocket of my jeans. And I don´t even pay for it. Flea market a perfect for street photography junkies like me. There are lots of people and if you are a shy photographer it is a perfect place to practice how to get close to people in order to shoot your photos.And there are
Europe is not short on nice places and cities. Berlin is one of them - especially the east part. West berlin still is not my cup of tea but even the best has something to offer. The city still is not relatively inexpensive. Especially appartement and restaurant wise. And the rest is not too bad either.
(Leica M6, Hasselblad 500CM, Nikon F2, Nikon F4 and Yashica T3, Retina III C, Nikonos V) #BlackandWhite #LeicaM6 #Berlin #Hasselblad500CM #NikonF2 #NikonF4 #YashicaT3 #Street
I went to Madrid for a job this May but had some time left to spend with friends and to walk the street with my new old Nikon 35Ti. Despite the fact that I had spent two years in Madrid last decade already and thought I had shot everything that is to shoot in Madrid, I put five roles of film through this innocent looking little camera.
(Nikon 35Ti) #BlackandWhite #Madrid #StreetPhotography #Nikon35Ti
I did not quite know what to expect when I got there after missing a connection flight and in Europe and getting there 12 hours later than planned in desperate need of sleep. To my surprise I very much liked the city: the sea, the university the hilly streets and most of all the fantastic library. But I saw a lot of homeless people, pavements, streets and buildings in poor condition. Things I did not remember from other places I visited in the US before. The beginning of the
For many years the idea of making a trip to Israel hung in the back of my head. But it was not until 2009 that the idea transformed into a journey. Rüdi - a colleague of mine and his wife Boa went to Tel Aviv for Passover and I took advantage of this. I was also working on a book project at that time and did two interviews in Jerusalem.
(Hasselblad XPan) #BlackandWhite #StreetPhotography #HasselbladXPan #Jerusalem #TelAviv