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Was taking photos on the streets near the Christmas Markets when I was approached by another photographer, asking me whether I am using the X-E1. We chatted for sometime and turns out he's a pro with a history of M6s and was carrying 2 XPro1s with different lenses. He gave me some tips on where best to shoot the night markets. Lucky, really, as It turned out where I was was t the main Xmas markets at all. The night would have been very different I didn't have my X-E1 with ...
As in snow flakes are landing on my head and face type snowing.
This is sooo cool!!!!
Once i realised whats happening I started chasing around hoping to catch the flakes.
After a way turning around in circles it dawned on me how stupid I must be looking.
So i moved into a park to catch snow flakes.
Unfortunately, it's easy because it's very light, very much like trying to catch a flower petal.
Still, it was a lot of ...
... chat with the cleaner, Craig. Turns out the guy was walking down the street and got hit by a drunk truck driver.
Anyway, I told Craig I am from Sydney looking forward to seeing the snow and it turns out he worked in a Wooloomoolloo hostel for months! So now we are going to a pub crawl on Thurs night.
... drinks. The concoction can vary to your desired taste - be it wine or apple cider with various spices.
The atmosphere is fun & friendly with everybody full of christmas cheer. This has been a great way to start the trip.
A short train ride took us to the town of Mainz. This is far more 'traditional' European with cobblestoned, winding streets in the old part of town and, ...
Today, my friend's son was having his second birthday party in Heidelberg. We went and had a fun time playing with the boys, jumping in the bouncy house, and eating cake. We had to leave a little early though because they cranky and it was past nap time. As soon as we got in the car, both of them passed out. About a half an hour later they woke up and didn't want to be in the car anymore. Lucky for us there was a castle nearby to make a pit ...
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