Molecule Man – sort of behind the scenes

Molecule Man is a series of of aluminium sculptures, designed by American artist Jonathan Borofsky says the Hitch-hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Wikipedia .

One of them can be found between Oberbaum- and Elsen-bridges in Berlin (Germany). And at this time of year the sun is setting roughly right behind them resulting in stunning photos – if you do it right. And the weather plays along.

Molecule Man Sculpture at sunset

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My Iceland Weekend: Day 1 – via Brindavik to Hvolsvöllur

Maybe not that perfect start into my Iceland Weekend . The weather forecast for the coming days was not looking too promising: At times heavy rain, strong winds, and a thick cloud cover.
That looked like it would spoil my effort to see northern lights. Not completely unexpected but unfortunate nevertheless.
The more I was surprised to see the sun after we landed at Keflavik that afternoon. However, black rain-clouds were looming at the western horizon.

Brindavik - Iceland Weekend

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Hochwasser am Rhein

Inzwischen hat das aktuelle Hochwasser am Rhein seinen Scheitelpunkt wohl erreicht und die Pegel scheinen langsam wieder zu sinken. Damit besteht keine wirkliche Gefahr mehr für die Städte und Gemeinden am Rhein. Ich war gestern in Bonn unterwegs und habe ein paar Bilder am Rhein gemacht, mit denen ich den Spagat zwischen Naturgewalt und Schönheit des Phänomens darstellen möchte.

Hochwasser am Rhein

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