Night Photography: Music and Congress Hall


The picture at the top was shot at Trave river and it shows our Music and Congress Hall (Musik und Kongress Halle Lübeck) which we also just call (MUK). As the name implies, it’s a building where conferences are held and often there are also concerts, parties and stuff like that. I had the camera on a tripod and it was a 30 seconds exposure at f/25 and ISO 800, as you can see with the milky river. The photo was shot with my 18-105mm kit lens at 35mm. Other You can also see some boats, they’re rarely used by … Continue reading Night Photography: Music and Congress Hall

Lighthouse Travemünde


The photo above was shot before the one with the ship light trails that I uploaded yesterday. I want to store this one as well another version. The photo is taken in Germany at the Baltic Sea in Travemünde at dusk. I thought the photo is a little bit uneven, I tried to adjust it horizontally with Lightroom but no matter what I did, it always looks somewhat uneven. This either might be a visual illusion due to the uneven promenade, or that is lens bending (although I experienced that does only happen at the wide end of my lens). … Continue reading Lighthouse Travemünde

Long Exposure: Passing Ship In Travemünde


As I mentioned in my earlier post, I was at the Travemünde Beach today and experimented a little bit with long shutter durations. The blue image in the gallery above is another photo I shot, the pink one is edited with Lightroom as I thought changing it to pink would work too. You can click on the images to enlarge them. To explain the scene, as mentioned in the title, there was a big ship passing and I captured the lights of it with the long shutter speed. The image is shot with 15 seconds shutter speed with an aperture … Continue reading Long Exposure: Passing Ship In Travemünde