Category Archive: Picture of the day

Little treasures

“It’s the time you spent on your rose that makes your rose so important…People have forgotten this truth, but you mustn’t forget it. You become responsible forever for what you’ve tamed. You’re responsible… Continue reading

Angular Duomo

Milano, Italy, is known for fashion and design.Expand your angle: Its famous Duomo is a paradise for photographers. Weekly Photo Challenge: Angular

Swimming around

Pictures of the day: Swarms at Vienna Zoo

Vienna’s Giant Wheel & Roller Coaster

Moments of fun and adrenalin at Vienna’s Wurstelprater. Take a ride!

Coffee in dismay

Noooo, not getting up again! Just five more minutes, please. If I can tell one thing for sure: I am definitely no morning person. My circadian cycle is shifted, which makes rousing a… Continue reading

A glimpse of color

Flowers can color up the most desolate and barren solitude.

Reach for the moon

Our achievements depend on our dreams and the goals we set. Our success in achieving these goals is influenced by our motivation, commitment, expectation, our social and emotional Environment.

Illusion or reality

Visual perception is a multi-layered process. Our brain has to process all the incoming information of our surroundings. Sometimes it plays tricks at us. What is real, what is reflection, what is illusion?

Fragile blowballs waiting for a breeze

Plants use wind dispersal to spread their seeds over a large area. The seeds are very light and with their feathery bristles they can float in the wind covering long distances. For me a… Continue reading

The last rays

Per definition visible light is an electromagnetic radiation in the approximate wavelength range from violet (~400nm) to red (700nm). Taking pictures, we have a whole bunch of tools in our hands to paint with light, which… Continue reading