Category: Allgemein

Light and shadow plays in October

Quiet drops of light, swirling threads. Luminous stains that can be found on walls or on the other person’s jacket. Shadows, light. Only for short moments there every morning again on the wall opposite the bed this dance on the wall. I can read the…

Roadtrip

A few years ago I travelled the west coast of Canada with a friend. Forests and open landscapes lined the small country roads on the way to our destination, a hut at the lake. We crossed with a ferry, the roads became smaller and narrower,…

Leisure

“Oh, I need time and a moment of leisure!” I heard myself say this sentence and connect the thought of leisure with earlier days (Am I really that old?). As if I’d had more leisure in the past. During the semester break we carefully renovated the…

Fun in the snow

Some tips for photographing snow 1 White balance Snow often appears with a blue cast on the images. First carefully check the white balance. The choice of the white balance is slightly different depending on the camera and of course the color temperature of the…

more radical, political or helpful

The term mindfulness is associated with an attentive, contemplative everyday life – including a somewhat romantic note: “Be more attentive to the little things of everyday life, they will become happier.” I would like to counter this by saying that a more attentive life in…

Two quotes

When everyone feels responsible for their immediate world, it also changes the whole. It starts with simple questions: What do you focus your attention on? How do I deal with people? How do I consume, choose, love? Ariadne von Schierach “The poetic revolution therefore does…