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Murchison Falls – Nile Cruise – part 1

September 10, 2016

On the Nile cruise, we see lots of birds, hippos and some crocodiles. Also, the rare, prehistoric shoebill stork that everyone wants to photograph at least until they get a closer look at it. Our hotel is the beautiful Baker’s Lodge. The cottage is big with the whole backside made with mesh to get a […]

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Golden circle

September 4, 2016

Out of the highlands into the Golden Circle where all the other tourists are. The Golden Circle is three popular attractions close enough to Rekjavik that they can be done in a single day trip, Thingvellir, Geysir and Gullfoss. First on our route is Gullfoss. Or the Gullfoss visitor center, we are starving. Gullfoss itself […]

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Skaftafell to Seydisfjördur – part 2

August 25, 2016

To avoid the rain in Skaftafell we drive another 8km and pitch our tent in Svinafell, another nice campsite and without rain. The weather is very local here, especially close to the glaciers. Luckily it stopped raining in Skaftafell overnight and we get back there in the morning for the walk to the Skaftafellsjökull glacier […]

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Maldives UWP last post and gallery published

November 24, 2011

to see the entire Maldives gallery hover with the mouse over the Menu, then over Travel and click on Maldives.

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Blue Ribbon and various Moraines

November 22, 2011

Blue Ribbon above, my favorite picture of the Maldives series       Golden moraine, initially i thought it was a baby moraine, to find out in the end it is very rare specie of moraine Honeycomb-Moraine

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vlad fisheye

July 27, 2010

these are the best examples why one should not use a fisheye for a portrait…but is fun!

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Sechseläuten_bellevue

June 1, 2010

for anyone who has even been in zurich, this is unbelievable crowdy, couldn’t believe my eyes what i was seeing…

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Sechseläuten_Böegg_1

and the summer will be nice this year according to the superstition… i should’ve staid where i made the first picture, it was great visibility, i got greedy, i tried a new place it took me more than 30 min to cross the street and here i was…hopefully next time next year(s)

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beauty and the beast

February 11, 2010
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news: brand new interface and Calendars for 2010

December 8, 2009

thanks to Cezar from kinko.eu I finally have a friendly welcoming interface at thousandwords.ch, please visit it and let me know your thoughts also, are you still searching for Xmas gifts? what about a fully customizable calendar for 2010? same as before, just visit thousandwords.ch! all the best, dorin

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website updated

June 7, 2009

well it was about the time to update the website, especially when last time has been done in October. to have a look at winter, spring, Vienna and Greece, visit www.thousandwords.ch

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Chania_2

May 21, 2009
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Santorini_15

May 20, 2009
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Santorini_12

May 19, 2009
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Santorini_10

May 18, 2009
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Santorini_8

May 17, 2009
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splash the poolrace_1

May 5, 2009

this was a really crazy event, taking place above 3000m altitude, minus 6 degrees, but heck, they had fun!

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sri lankan series – tea harvest_2

March 15, 2009

the sky is his limits…

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sri lanka series – sleeping buddha

March 10, 2009

the only statue depicting Buddha sleeping

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weekend special

March 8, 2009

my new baby! i have it for not even 24hr and i’m astonished what this camera can do! for who knows: full frame, for the other ones 21mp

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sri lanka series

March 6, 2009

my first picture which brought me some recognition! 1st prize in an amateur photo contest i look sometimes at it and can only imagine how i would’ve taken the picture today, how different it’d been

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macro_2

February 17, 2009
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mainau insel

February 16, 2009
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Edelweiss

February 11, 2009

i was so happy when i finally managed to see them in the wilderness, the swiss national flower, stood there photographing it, when suddenly a french(speaking) couple came and their kid just ripped them…i shouted at them but it was too late…

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marmottenpark

February 10, 2009

as i said, up next to Montreux there are so many marmots they actually arranged some stables and simply branding it as Marmots’ Paradise…really cute these animals, though i don’t think the farmers share my opinions

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Lausanne_3

January 29, 2009
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Noon star

January 27, 2009
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Lausanne_1

January 21, 2009

after living there for almost 7 months, i finally had time to photograph it when i had a special trip there to unregister, very nice little town, now that i will live there again, i hope to visit the Olympics museum and see the promenade, which i heard is really really great

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Ferris wheel

January 16, 2009

last picture during the EM in Zürich. i wanted for long time to get a picture like this, and took even longer to find a properly lit ferris…

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Unique tram

January 15, 2009

during the EM this little tram was going back and forth as a regular line, till in one evening i realized there is a fridge (actually 3) in the tram, so i jumped in it, took the picture and of course i couldn’t help myself in joining the coke side of life

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Zürich during EM_1

January 14, 2009

my absolute picture of those weeks, nothing much to say, just that i took it after RO-FR and for those who do not speak german EM: Europäische Meisterschaft – european championship

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