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Road Trip Day 2 – Stumbling along the Grampians

Getting up with the dawn and onto the lawn we encountered a big family of furry jumpers. It had kangaroos of many sizes, ranging from a joey in a pouch over small ones and up to the huge male leader. Tiptoeing closer we could actually stand up to one metre in front of them before […]

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Of Burned Trees and Waterfalls

Melbourne might be a huge city, spanning miles around it, but there is so around it to discover if you want to see Australian nature. Wide meadows, forests and even valleys with waterfalls. To two such falls near the small town Kinglake I went and I saw beyond its nature into the destructive nature of […]

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Pictures Galore: New Zealand Pt.2

Finally, here is the second part of my photo journal of New Zealand’s of-so-pretty South. Just click here to get to the gallery. Endlich ist mein zweiter Teil meines Fotojournals von Neuseelands superschöner Südinsel da. Hier geht es zur Gallerie.

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Wanderings in Wanaka

I always thought that symbolist paintings of landscapes were a tad over the top unreal, which was, of course, partly what they intended as opposed to, say, naturalists. Especially the rugged mountains in stark blue and green tones seemed extreme. Having been to Wanaka, I can now safely say, that symbolist paintings are quite realistic, […]

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