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.

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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).

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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

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Nils Pickert

Geboren 1975, Schule, Uni, Arbeit, … das Übliche halt.

Solution Engineer, Physiker, Hobbyfotograf, Nerd, Modellbahner…