This week Tina asked us to share some of the leading lines we’ve captured for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge! Those of you who’ve been here around for some time, know that I’m a sucker for long views in photography, up to a point where I begin to ask myself if my pics don’t startContinue reading “Please Hold The Line”
Here comes the second installment of my new blog series – train stations of Berlin! (Click here for the first one.) Hermannplatz is one of the busiest train stations in Berlin. It serves as an interchange between two service lines (U7 and U8) and was opened in 1926. The station´s architects were Alfred GrenanderContinue reading “Train Stations of Berlin: Hermannplatz”
I´m planning a new series for my blog: train stations of Berlin! There are many, as you will see, beautifully restored train stations that look very different from the modern ones, giving us a sense of what it felt like to enter the train over a hundred years ago. Today, I´m showing you photographsContinue reading “Heidelberger Platz”
“Here we are, trapped in the amber of the moment. There is no why.” ― Kurt Vonnegut I made this picture when I was changing trains and was immediately caught by the amber light that shone through the station windows. No one else seemed to be as stunned by its beauty as I was,Continue reading “Amber Light”
On one of my occasional strolls through the streets of Berlin, I came across this magnificent entrance to a building complex that´s situated right beside the Catholic Church of St Bonifatius in Kreuzberg. In the middle of the oak leaf (?) wreath the date of the buildings completion has been added, 1891/1892. CuriousContinue reading “The World Upon Their Shoulders”
After having shared with you my vision of the stairway to heaven, I´m showing you today a view of “heaven” itself 😉 – the Old National Gallery in Berlin! If you ever get the chance to visit Berlin, make sure to drop by this wonderful building too! Wish you all a beautiful weekend!Continue reading “Sepia Spell – Old National Gallery”
Okay, okay… I admit, this is n o t the actual stairway to heaven, b u t in my mind it´s pretty close to it 😉 As it is, these steps are leading up to the second floor of the Old National Gallery outside the building. The Old National Gallery is situated onContinue reading “Sepia Spell -Stairway to Heaven”
I started this painting months ago and let it lying around in order to do other things instead. Sometimes it is like that with a painting. It kind of needs time to incubate. Today however I finally finished it, my Ghostly Ruins! Hope you like it!
I can not count how many times I went by this church, but only now, that I´m discovering Berlin with my new camera, I noticed this little figure of a winged bull high up on one of the corners of the belltower. 🙂 Wish you all a wonderful (sepia) sunday!!