Numerous landmarks in Germany are lit up in blue, like St. Paul’s Church in Frankfurt, on Human Rights Day, Dec.10.
During a visit to a steel factory in Darmstadt near Frankfurt, Dec.6.
While some German christmas markets have been called off last-minute due to the the spiralling Covid-19 infection rate, Frankfurt’s traditional christmas market was opened Nov.22, 2021. Hot alcoholic beverages such as mulled wine and hot apple wine (a Frankfurt specialty), baked marzipan mixes like Brenten and Bethmännchen and Quetschemännchen (figures made out of prunes and nuts) are sold among lots of other things. The event’s history has been traced back to the 14th century.
People walk along Frankfurt’s main shopping mile, the Zeil, Oct.30, 2021.
Sony A7r IV, Sigma 100-400 at 172 mm, iso100, f5.6, 1/8 sec.
A Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus or Haubentaucher in German) and its eight young on a little rock at Grundlsee in the evening haze after a rain shower in Styria, Austria.
The Dachstein mountains in Austria are reflected in a little lake near Gosau in the Salzkammergut region.
Fuji X100F, Adobe neural filter-added colors to b-w photo.
German tv journalist and presenter Eric Mayer during a photo shoot on a rainy day in Frankfurt.
Snow and spruces in the Taunus range just north of Frankfurt, Dec.4.
(Vertical movement of camera, f4, 1/8 sec)