Snowboard Girl

Snowboard is certainly a way for young women in Japan to display their color coordination and makeup skills – not so much their snowboard skills :)

Old Shops

I know I am only repeating myself but in 10~20 years Tokyo (and Japan) will look very different with all these shops disappearing.

Taxi Ride

Trying the 35mm/f0.95 at night: lovely cream bokeh. Which reminds me: I can’t wait for an X-T3 with an IBIS (in-body image stabilization).

Commuting at f0.95

Few shots on my way to work with the 35mm f/0.95. Love that lens!

Late Breakfast

Had to skip breakfast at home this morning due to yearly (and mandatory health check). All that radioactive yogurt made me hungry.

Zhong Yi Optics

First day with a Mitakon Zhongyi Speedmaster 35mm f/0.95 Mark II on my Fuji X-T2. Remarkable results: reminds me of my beloved 50mm/f1.2L, only sharper (that Canon produced great results but was a pain to focus). I think I’ll get rid of the Zeiss Biogon 35mmf/2. This is much better: look at that bokeh! I […]


Windy day on the beaches of Asnelles in Normandy.

Les Braves

Les Braves is a war memorial that is located on the shores of Omaha Beach in the village of St. Laurent-sur-Mer in Normandy, France and commemorates the fallen American soldiers, of World War ll who have lost their lives on the beaches of Normandy, June 6th 1944. The memorial represents three elements: The Wings of […]

Hot Fire

Hot fire in my house in Normandy with French Royal Lilies and the Lions of William the Conqueror in the background.


The finalization of 5G has disturbed my photo sharing quite a bit… Good memories from Christmas: an excellent Sauternes!