Sunday Morning in Hamburg’s HafenCity

Last week I had a two-day training in Hamburg’s HafenCity. The weather was great and my hands were itching to go out and take photographs, but darn it, I had to sit in the classroom and learn new things. For those not familiar with the HafenCity, or “Port City”, it’s Hamburg’s trendy (chic, modern, expensive) […]

White Frost

As I woke up yesterday the world outside appeared magic — everything was covered with a thick layer of white frost. This happens about once every two years around here, so I grabbed the camera and hurried outside. Instead of the 70-200/4 I put the 100/2.8 Macro in the photo bag, and even though there […]

Hamburg at Night

It was getting late and dark last night while I was waiting for the Queen Mary 2 to depart, and all of a sudden I discovered that Hamburg has a pretty skyline. However I did have trouble coming up with three images, at least from the position where I was standing. Maybe I’ll go back […]

Missed the Queen Mary 2

I just saw on the news that the world’s largest passenger ship, the Queen Mary 2, is in Hamburg today. Apparently she docked at 5:00 and will head out for New York tonight at 23:30. Hamburg is a great maritime city and its folks are very fond of big ships. Each time one docks at […]