Festival of Lights – Berlin 2017

October 18, 2017

On the last day of the Festival of Lights 2017 in Berlin I found some time to go around in the city. The weather was sweet, but it has been very crowded, thus I did not visit everything I wanted. However, I would like to show some results…

Batch processing – Resizing and embedding watermarks into images using ImageMagick for Windows and Linux

March 19, 2017

As a response to a recent question I came across, I want to share a simple bash script for embedding a watermark image/logo and resizing multiple images at the same time for online publishing.

In order to use the script below you need to install imagemagick and if you are using Windows you either have to install the cygwin environment or you would have to rewrite this simple script as a bat script. read more

72h in Prague (May 2016)

May 22, 2016

The second city trip this year just some weeks after Budapest. Another historic gem of Europe, the famous Prague. In my opinion one of the greatest and most beautiful cities I have seen so far. Even though I really liked Budapest and Prague has much in common with it, considering the general flair, I would definitely prefer Prague over Budapest, if I would need to choose. read more

Budapest April 2016

May 2, 2016

Some impressions from our three night weekend trip to Budapest two weeks ago. We had wonderful warm weather.

I can really recommend visiting Budapest, such a nice mixed atmosphere of old grand buildings and the life-style of a modern vivid metropol city. read more

Melbourne and Sydney 2015

March 28, 2016

Some nice pictures from our great stay in Australia this winter.

Malaysia Impressions Holiday 2015-2016

March 21, 2016

Some of the best shots in a photographic point of view of my Malaysia holiday in December 15 and January 16.

Lakes in Winter (Brandenburg)

March 16, 2016

Testing flickr integration with some photos of nice lakes in Brandenburg.

Impression from Istanbul

June 28, 2015

It has taken me quite a while to work through tons of pictures I made during my combined extended weekend and conference trip to Istanbul in the beginning of May. Now I am done and happy to show you a selection of impression of this multifarious metropolis. There is so much to see and it is definitely worth another visit. read more