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Faces of Bengaluru   Leave a comment

Captured on my current trip to India:

Bearded man in IndiaOld man in IndiaOld man sitting in alley in India

Shot on iPhone 11, edited with Snapseed

Posted February 16, 2020 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, India, People

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Fall Forest Find   Leave a comment

Posted November 30, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, DC, Nature

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New family member   Leave a comment

This is Tally, who already is enjoying her new home:

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Posted November 24, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Animals, Black&White, DC

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LA impressions   Leave a comment

A 1-day business trip to Los Angeles didn’t leave much room for photography, except for a few shots of downtown:

 

 

 

Driving Miss Tally   Leave a comment

We spent the last few days driving across the plains from Denver to Virginia with our new dog, Tally. There wasn’t much to photograph while driving:

iPhone, edited in Snapseed

Mechanic shops in Bengaluru   Leave a comment

Captured in the KR Market near ChickPet:

 

 

 

Posted November 3, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, India

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Dogs of Delhi   Leave a comment

Captured at Fort Hauz Khas in Delhi:

Posted September 20, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Animals, Black&White, India

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Rickshaw with a view   1 comment

Captured while riding a rickshaw through Old Delhi.

Storage nightmare   Leave a comment

I hope those files don’t contain anything important:

Captured in Bengaluru market.

Posted August 30, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, India, People, Travel

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Bengaluru Impressions   Leave a comment

Captured during an afternoon stroll through one of Bengaluru’s many scenic markets. Click on any image to see in slideshow format.

 

DC Metro Impressions   Leave a comment

A fine example of man-spreading:

Shot with iPhone, edited with Snapseed

Look up!   2 comments

Or you might miss sight like these window washers high above K Street in DC.

Shot on iPhone

Beach impressions, part II   Leave a comment

 

 

Posted April 17, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Landscapes, Nature

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Beach abstraction   Leave a comment

Shot with iPhone, edited with Snapseed

Posted April 16, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Landscapes, Nature

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Devaraja Market   Leave a comment

I’m starting to go through my pictures from my most recent trip to India, here’s the first one, from Mysore’s Devaraja Market:

 

Old woman in market

Canon 7D, 40mm lens
ISO 250
f/4, 1/400 sec

Posted February 17, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, People, Travel

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Winter Sculpture Walk   Leave a comment

Took my team to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden for some creative inspiration – glad we picked a 60-degree winter day!

Winter Wonderland   2 comments

Last night it snowed lightly and I captured these images before the snow melted.

iPhone, Hipstamatic app

Posted January 30, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Nature

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Winter reflection   2 comments

iPhone, Hipstamatic app

Posted January 10, 2019 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Nature

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Morning Meadow   Leave a comment

Captured during a morning walk across a meadow.

Grass on meadow

Posted September 23, 2018 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Nature, US

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3 Versions of Commuter Bliss   Leave a comment

However you may define it: shared experience, place of work, or gaming break.

Everyone negotiates…   Leave a comment

… the subway differently. Some bury themselves in their phones, some in their books.

iPhone, edited with Snapseed

Tough week at the office   2 comments

Commuters on their way home on a Friday evening, captured on DC Metro.

iPhone, edited with Snapseed

Arrival in Bombay   Leave a comment

Mumbai (although many locals still refer to it as Bombay) has a beautiful airport, marked by these pillars:

Posted June 29, 2018 by Lutz Braum in Asia, Black&White, Travel

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Stormy Capitol   2 comments

Captured during rain storm over DC tonight:

iPhone, edited with Snapseed

Hell’s Angel   5 comments

Found on quiet street in DC neighborhood while walking to work — a vintage Indian motorcycle.

Serenity in DC   1 comment

I know that title is an oxymoron, given what is going on in this city these days, but it didn’t seem to bother these two as they enjoyed a quiet Friday evening sunset over the Lincoln Memorial.

couple looking at Lincoln Memorial

Vintage gas pump   Leave a comment

Captured in a New York office:

iPhone, Hipstamatic

Frost Drops and Stalactites   Leave a comment

Captured these leaves with frozen drops of rain on a recent walk in the neighborhood, using my umbrella to ensure a uniform background. The second shot reminded me of stalactites in a cave.


Canon 5D Mark II, EF 100mm f/2.8 macro lens

The Most Dreaded Place on Earth   1 comment

A recent visit to the DMV yielded 4 hours of waiting and one photograph:

bored people waiting at the DMV office

 

iPhone, edited in Nik Silver Efex 2

Subway Music   Leave a comment

Captured in New York subway, Times Square station:


iPhone, edits with Snapseed

Grocery line   Leave a comment

Some people can make themselves comfortable anywhere, even in the check-out line at Trader Joe’s.

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Mannequins of a Metropolis   Leave a comment

Straight out of a Fritz Lang movie:

 

Captured in store window on Broadway, New York.

Posted November 11, 2017 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, New York

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Portrait of an Urban Lady   2 comments

A fellow photography blogger from India (Akash Malhotra) used my Manhattan skyline picture to create a neat double exposure:

 

Here’s the original skyline shot:

 

Yellowstone Trees   Leave a comment

Captured these while driving through Yellowstone National Park last weekend:

Posted September 17, 2017 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Nature, Travel, US

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Duck Moonbathing   2 comments

Caught this duck enjoying the moonlight over the salt marsh behind our house.


iPhone, slight edits in Snapseed

Morning Fog   Leave a comment

Caught this serene scene of the saltwater marshes of Clinton while walking the dog through the morning fog:

South Winds   Leave a comment

Weathervane in our neighboorhood:

iPhone, edited in Snapseed

Shell Skeleton   3 comments

To me, the whorl of these shell interiors looked like the tip of a Neolithic whaling harpoon or the spike of a magical railroad. What does it remind you of?

Posted July 9, 2017 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Things

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Last Tree in Waterworld   Leave a comment

Found this floating near our town beach after a storm:

tree floating in water

Canon Powershot G12

Dog Happiness…   Leave a comment

… is running across Clinton Beach at low tide at sunset:dog frolicking on Clinton Beach

Stormy Skies   Leave a comment

3 views of stormy weather while driving through the countryside.

Beach Impressions   1 comment

Shot at Clinton Beach:

 

iPhone, Hipstamatic app

New York Fire Escape   1 comment

Squint a little and see how the shadows turn into stairs (or maybe you see something entirely different?).  I enjoyed the angles and the play of light and shadows on a recent walk through New York.

Storm Brewing   Leave a comment

Captured while driving through North Carolina:

storm brewing over countryside

 

Canon 5D Mark II, EF 16-35mm
ISO 125
f/8
1/800 sec

3 Views of a Pond Waterfall   4 comments

Captured while driving through the Connecticut countryside:

 

Canon Powershot G12

Forest Reflections   2 comments

Caught this scene on a recent hike through the Connecticut woods:

trees reflected in still pond surface

 

trees reflected in still pond surface

 

Canon Powershot G12

Waiting for a cab in Manhattan   4 comments

Caught this finely-dressed gentleman on the sidewalk in New York City. He seemed to be waiting for a cab or a ride.

Finely dressed gentleman in New York

New York Reflections   2 comments

From a recent stroll through Manhattan.

This mannequin looked like she wished to be outside:

I liked the various angles in this picture:

 

Canon 5D Mark II, EF 16-35mm
B&W conversion in Lightroom

Walk on snowy beach   2 comments

Here is our black lab Mario enjoying the empty (and icy) beach in the winter time:

Dog walking on snowy beach

Iphone, B&W conversion in Lightroom

Icicles!   2 comments

Found while walking around the neighborhood, shot using the new Hipstamatic Bucktown pack (black&white and infrared). Click on any pic to see them in slideshow format.

 

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