Hi again!

Last Saturday I screwed my new 50 mm 1/1,8 lens on my camera and went downtown to be with at the oldtown-festival. It was a wonderful warm summer night at the late spring and I realized that this lens is not only easy to handle, but also it has a great light yield. The following shots I made free hand – about one hour after sunset. It’s the wonderful time when the sky is changing from dark blue to black – we call it “Blaue Stunde” – the “blue hour”…



Some of you may remember that I posted a HDR-photo of this church last year in November (or so). The problem that I had is that I’m in urgent need of a steady tripod – an I mean steady – to make more crispy HDR’s. I think I found a good one that is not too expensive. OK, I ordered one and it will be delivered the next few days. Then I can start with some HDR-panorama-shots… We’ll see πŸ˜‰

8 responses

  1. Gorgeous color – glad you enjoyed the shoot so much and shared with us.

    2011/06/06 at 5:02 pm

    • Thank you Trailblazer. Sorry that I have no time to post more here, but time i so tight !

      2011/06/09 at 10:37 am

  2. Well done, GΓΌnni! πŸ™‚

    2011/06/07 at 9:41 am

    • Thanks my friend! Are you in Wacken? πŸ˜‰

      2011/06/09 at 10:38 am

  3. Beautiful! I love the colors. You did a great job on these. πŸ™‚

    2011/06/07 at 9:24 pm

    • Oh thank you. Believe me I was really surprized when I saw the image the first time. Hand held – and that darkness!

      2011/06/09 at 10:40 am

  4. Now that is a serious lens there and the hotos are wonderful. I have a tripod and a monpod too. I use them all the time as my old hands are steady any more.

    2011/06/09 at 1:34 am

    • It’s so new. My dealer unpacked the first batch for Northern Germany – and I was the first one who purchased it πŸ˜‰ The 1 : 1,4 was a bit too expensive for me. So good that Nikon launched this one πŸ˜‰

      2011/06/09 at 10:43 am

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