Learn German…

… if you der [sic]! We passed by this somewhat amusing and somewhat disturbing word pun at the NYU campus. Taken with my Fuji x100t. Here are some more pics from the New York trip:

Playground art

Continuing the pavement decoration series here is another picture of playground art in the late November sun. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 85mm 1.4.

Streethearts

Last week the playground’s pavement was decorated with hearts which were caught in the setting autumn sun. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 85mm 1.4.

Breite Str

Walking through Berlin we passed my former apartment and the street leading to it. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 50mm 1.8. Here are some more pics from the trip:

Knitted fish

Walking through Hackesche Höfe I passed this knitted fish. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 50mm 1.8.

Autumn leaves

Finally autumn has arrived (however, with quite summerly temperatures) – as these leaves taken in Berlin last week show. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 85mm 1.4.

Sunflowers

During our last day in Copenhagen we passed by these sunflowers out in Værløse. Taken with my D700 and 50mm 1.8.

Belarusian mailbox

Here is a bonus mailbox from Minsk – with a view towards Victory Square. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 50mm 1.8.

Belarusian mailbox

Finally an update to the mailbox series – this time with a Belarusian mailbox from Belposhta. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 50mm 1.8.

Pomidor/Off

During my visit to Minsk we visited a tribute concert to the Belorussian VIA Pesniary (I also visited the band leader Vladimir Muliavin’s grave) at the club Re:Public. One of the acts to perform was Pomidor/Off whose singer Aleksandr Pomidorov can be seen here above (and who recorded a clip for Нейро Дюбель / Neiro…Continue reading Pomidor/Off

Нейро Дюбель

During my recent Minsk visit I visited the recording studio “Osmos” and was promptly recruited to play on a clip for the band “Нейро Дюбель’s” upcoming gig this saturday at the club Re:Public. Sung by Aleksandr Pomidorov this video was recorded in one take: Studio fun! 😀

Minsk

Two weeks ago I was in Minsk for the workshop Popakademie Minsk – School of Pop organized by the Goethe Institut Minsk. Together with Martin Lücke I spent a day talking about popular music education covering both music business as well as the higher education of musicians and songwriters (cf. euroradio.fm/ru/shou-biznes-v-germanii-kak-v-maynhayme-gotovyat-pop-zvezd-i-prodyuserov for an article about…Continue reading Minsk