Niagara Falls - Illuminated American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls
23 Mar 2017 Niagara Falls #10

Illuminated American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls as Seen from the Canadian Side

This is another one of those peculiar pictures, where you’re standing in one country photographing a location in another country. Niagara Falls is the collective name for three waterfalls on the Canada-United States border. In this picture you see two of them: the American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls. […]

Ålesund, Norway - Moonrise over Mountains near Borgundfjorden
01 Mar 2017 Ålesund #04

Moonrise over Mountains near Borgundfjorden, as Seen from Mt. Aksla in Norway

I was standing on Mt. Aksla in Ålesund, photographing a spectacular sunset over the town and the Norwegian Sea. And then, at one moment, I decided to look around and when turned to the southeast, I saw this beautiful moonrise above the mountains near Borgundfjorden. […]

Salzburg at Dusk, Austria
21 Feb 2017 Salzburg #02

Panorama of Salzburg at Dusk, Austria

Salzburg is simply magnificent. This Austrian city is a paradise for travel photographers, especially those who like to shoot cityscapes and old architecture. It is very easy to find spectacular vantage points in Salzburg. Just climb one of the surrounding hills, walk around and you should find a great spot or two.

The Grand Canal in Venice, Italy with Light Trails of a Vaporetto Vessel
12 Feb 2017 Venice #02

The Grand Canal in Venice with Light Trails of a Vaporetto Vessel, Italy

Light trails are a great subject for photography. Sometimes photographing them is easy – when you can easily predict the movement, as e.g. in the case of cars speeding on a highway. But sometimes photographing light trails can be tricky – when you have to anticipate the movement and you don’t know exactly what will appear in your frame within the exposure time of 30 seconds or more. Sometimes you just need a little bit of luck. […]

Stockholm, Sweden - Skyline of Södermalm District at the Blue Hour
07 Feb 2017 Stockholm #02

The Skyline of Södermalm District at the Blue Hour

The Swedish capital Stokholm is extremely picturesque and there are many fantastic vantage points in this city. This photo was taken from the Central Bridge (Centralbron in Swedish) and shows the skyline of Södermalm. At first, I thought that the building on top of the hill was some a small castle or a palace.