You have probably been confused by discussions on the web about crop factors, full frame versus APS-C versus medium format and why the pros use full format while crop factors are for wimps.
On the way home from the Beergarden I ended up in a field, taking pictures with an off-camera flash of flowers. This was right during the blue hour, most pictures are 2 f-stops under the normal exposure without flash, plus flash at 1/2 power or less.
Yesterdays “Let’s have a quick beer” went a bit overboard…
Another Lens to test, a freshly bought Canon FD55/1.2. This is a manual lens for the old Canon FD mount, modified to fit on the EOS mount of my cameras. Also all images taken with the Fuji X-E1 and the lens on an Adapter.
As my portrait skills aren’t really great, I did a workshop. Hawaii Kotzsch showed how to do some less basic lighting situations indoor and outdoor. Learned a lot, but still I think most of my pictures are boring (despite the really cool model, Anni).
This fellow is a regular on the Erlangen historic Christmas market. Every evening he does his fire-show, which provides you some warmth while drinking your Glühwein…
Before my current life, I was working at a particle accelerator in Hamburg (DESY), commissioning a silicon detector which was intended to help finding the inner workings of the nucleon