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samyang af35 f2.8

It’s been a while since i wrote something here, mostly because i was busy doing stuff other than taking photos. When i had the time to take photos, however, i took them most of the time using the samyang af35. I got this lens because […]

from fuji x to sony e

if you had told me that i would swap my entire fuji gear for sony alpha a year ago, i probably would have deemed you insane. however, recent events in my life gave me the opportunity to swap my gear for a very good deal. […]

winter is … well, its already here.

Some things are quite rare when living near lake constance, and one of the rarest things might be a day without fog but snow. Now, if there is snow on the ground and you are able to see more than your hands in front of […]

autumn impressions

well, i KNOW that it is basically winter by now, but i refuse to accept that until there is some decent snow on the ground. and the trees. so i took a ND1000 filter and my gear and headed to a small, nearby creek.  

XF23 F2

This review might be a little overdue, i admit that. I spent a lot of time with the XF23 recently, using it as my standard lens and therefore always carrying it around with me. It didnt take the lens very long to impress me with […]


Not really much to say here, yet another trip with the XF 10-24. Sadly, this time i had to learn that the lens gets rather… unspectacular when shooting anything slower than f9. Well, lesson learned. Overall, i had a pretty good time trekking with the […]

zuerich zoo with the XF90 F2

for my last trip to the zoo i brought my X-T1 and the wonderful XF90 F2, mostly because i wanted to check out the “wildlife-capabilities” of the lens. i managed to take some in my opinion really cool pictures of lizards and amphibious creatures, but […]

zeiss tessar 50

oh my, it only took me 3 solid months to realize that the old praktika i bought from a friend who wanted it gone was equipped with one of the early manufactured zeiss tessar 50 F2.8 lenses. shame on me. nevertheless, the first thing i […]

saentis with the XF27 F2.8

okay, to be honest: not later than we arrived on the top of this beautiful iconic swiss mountain, i wished i would have brought at least the XF18 with me. nevertheless, the XF27 performed well and it was a joy to carry it with me; […]