Eike's photos with the Germany

Blast Furnace

Blast Furnace
At the "Landschaftspark Duisburg", the site of an old steelwork: A blast furnace (I think) in the fake evening sun. (I spend too much time with this kind of stuff.)
Added on March 11, 2010

Diving Tank

Diving Tank
At the "Landschaftspark Duisburg", the site of an old steelwork: This gasometer has been converted to a diving tank.

Differently to my usual habit, this image is more or less straight from the camera. I only adjusted contrast and sharpened.
Added on March 11, 2010

Photographers

Photographers
On weekend nights there are many photographers in the "Landschaftspark Duisburg", the site of an old steelwork, to photograph the colorful light installations.
Added on March 10, 2010

Crane

Crane
View of the old harbor in Duisburg. The city lights reflecting off of the snow and the clouds give a very even illumination. Taken with a beanbag on the railing.

I have an other version with fake vignetting. Do you like it better? I'm always unsure abou…
Added on March  8, 2010

Chimney

Chimney
Old chimney which is considered a monument in the Landschaftspark Duisburg, the site of an old steelwork.

I off course didn't bring a tripod, and there was nothing where I could put my beanbag on. Therefore I held the camera against a direction sign, t…
Added on March  7, 2010

Hungry Tree

Hungry Tree
An other old photo.

Unfortunately the city authorities have removed the sign. I would have loved to watch the tree to slowly grow over the sign. I had already planned to make an other photo of it, 20 years later.
Added on January 30, 2010

The Funfair is Over

The Funfair is Over
Funfair trailer on empty fairground in Aachen.

I just quickly prepared an old image for uploading.
Added on January 26, 2010

Underpass

Underpass
Playing with long exposure and beanbag instead of jogging. The cars are waiting at a traffic light.
Added on January 25, 2010

Stairs - Snowy Day

Stairs - Snowy Day
Stairs leading to the "Herz-Jesu-Kirche" (Sacred Heart Church), on this snowy day.
Added on January 23, 2010

These Sporty People - Snowy Day

These Sporty People - Snowy Day
Added on January 18, 2010

These Sporty People - Snowy Day

These Sporty People - Snowy Day
Joggers in a snowstorm. I wore many warm clothes and still had the feeling that I get a frostbite.
Added on January 16, 2010

Self - Snowy Day

Self - Snowy Day
Added on January 16, 2010

Augustinerwald Pub

Augustinerwald Pub
I somehow like this Building.
Added on January 16, 2010

Sentry Post

Sentry Post
The abandoned Belgian barracks again.
Added on January 16, 2010

Juggling Punk

Juggling Punk
Cropped the image more; I listened to the recommendations of Merodema and Laura C.
Added on January 13, 2010

Street Performer

Street Performer
Added on October 26, 2009

A Cop with a View

A Cop with a View
On the highest level of the old blast furnace in the "Landschaftspark Duisburg". This security guard is chatting with some girls that stand to the left of the photographer, on the stairs that lead to the level.
Added on October 24, 2009

Lightning Rod

Lightning Rod
On the top of the blast furnace monument, that is part of the Landschaftspark in Duisburg, Germany. I think the curved rod is a lightning rod.
Added on October  1, 2009