Grisons

May 2002 to April 2017, 59 photos.

Three Marmots: The three marmots Aramis, Athos and Porthos. — Minolta X-700, Tele 300mm 1:4.5 + 2x teleconverter, Fujichrome RHP III, May 2002

Light Pollution: A great example for bad architecture. The train station in Chur is a glass dome illuminated from below. Most of the light and energy is just wasted for nothing and brightens the sky.

Light Pollution: A great example for bad architecture. The train station in Chur is a glass dome illuminated from below. Most of the light and energy is just wasted for nothing and brightens the sky.

Light Pollution: This is an lighting of an ice field. The light should be faced downwards onto the ice but most of it is going up in the sky where there are no ice skaters at all.

Chur: The capital city of the canton Grisons. Surrounded by mountains, a small city is brightening up the sky.

Rhine Valley: The Rhine valley in dawn seen from Chur — Nikon D70, 10 December 2004

Calanda: The mountain calanda in the morning's sun golden light, seen from Chur — Nikon D70, 11 December 2004

Ice crystals: Ice crytals on leaves somewhere nearby Rueun. In the witer time the sun is never shining in this area. — Nikon D70, 12 December 2004

Ice forest: Ice crytals on trees somewhere nearby Rueun. In the witer time the sun is never shining in this area. — Nikon D70, 12 December 2004

Ice crystals: Ice crystals on a pole somewhere nearby Rueun. In the witer time the sun is never shining in this area. The forest in the background is already getting sunlight, so there are no more ice crystals there. — Nikon D70, 12 December 2004

Lake Cresta: Nearby the small village Trin lies Lake Cresta. It's a mild winter and little snow coveres the shore. — Nikon Coolpix 5400, 16 January 2005

Snow Crystals: Macro picture of snow cristals nearby Lake Cresta. Testing the macro capabilities of the newly bought Nikon Coolpix 5400. 16 January 2005

Icicles: Icicles over a small brooke nearby Lake Cresta. — Nikon Coolpix 5400, 16 January 2005

Well: A well in the environment nearby Chur. — Nikon D70, April 2005

Würth: The building of the company Würth at the Aspermontstreet in Chur. — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 28-70mm 1:1.8 D, f=32mm, f/11, 1/500s, ISO 200, Chur, Kanton Graubünden, 9 July 2005

Town Hall, Chur: The vaults of the town hall in Chur, the capital city of canton Grisons. — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 80-70mm 1:2.8 D, 9 July 2005

Chur 7: Somewhere in an alley in Chur. — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 80-70mm 1:2.8 D, 9 July

Chur 8: Houses somewhere in Chur — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 80-70mm 1:2.8 D, 9 July

Beetle: A bug crawling over elderflowers, somewhere near river Rhine between Chur and Ems. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 60mm 1:2.8 D, 5 June 2005

Frog: A frog is sitting in a small pond nearby Felsberg in canton Grisons. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 60mm 1:2.8 D, 5 June 2005

Dragonfly: A dragonfly is resting on a blade of grass on a small pond nearby Felsberg in canton Grisons. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 60mm 1:2.8 D, 5 June 2005

Resin drops: A freshly cut tree trunk is bleeding resin drops. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8D

Resin drops: A freshly cut tree trunk is bleeding resin drops. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8D

Cut Tree Trunk: A freshly cut, broken tree trunk. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8D

Rose Hip Blossom: A white rose hip blossom held towards the sky, photographed somewhere between Chur and Ems along river Rhine. — Nikon D70, AF Micro Nikkor 60mm 1:2.8 D, 5 June 2005

Canola Field: A field full of yellow canola somewhere nearby Ems along the river Rhein in the canton Grisons. — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 28-70mm 1:2.8 D, 5 June 2005

Wheat Field: The weat in this field is not yet ripe. — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 28-70mm 1:2.8 D, 5 June 2005

Barley Ears in Wheat Field: Different than the rest. Two barley ears in a field of wheat, somewherey nearby Domat-Ems. Unfortunately the original full size raw picture is lost. — Nikon D70, AF-S Nikkor 80-200mm 1:2.8D, 9 July 2005

National Park 1: Pretty autumn landscape with yellow coloured larches on a sunny day in the Swiss National Park in Engadin. Nikon D200, 1/320 s, F/9.0, 24 mm, ISO 400, Thursday, October 9, 2008 09:19:46

National Park 2: Pretty autumn landscape with yellow coloured larches on a sunny day in the Swiss National Park in Engadin. Nikon D200, 1/500 s, F/11.0, 24 mm, ISO 400, Thursday, October 9, 2008 09:26:10

National Park 3: Pretty autumn landscape with yellow coloured larches and green firs on a sunny day in the Swiss National Park in Engadin. Nikon D200, 1/320 s, F/9.0, 48 mm, ISO 400, Thursday, October 9, 2008 09:50:59

National Park 4: Pretty autumn landscape with yellow coloured larches and green firs on a sunny day in the Swiss National Park in Engadin. Nikon D200, 1/351 s, F/10.0, 34 mm, ISO 400, Thursday, October 9, 2008 09:53:27

Moon Rise over Piz Mezzaun: The waxing moon is rising over the Piz Mezzaun, shot from Schlosshotel Castell in Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/60 s, F/5.6, 120 mm, ISO 100, Thursday, October 9, 2008 17:41:10

Baselgia San Gian: The ruins of Baselgia San Gian nearby the village Celerina in Engadin. It's early morning and frost is covering the meadows. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 120 mm, ISO 400, Friday, October 10, 2008 07:56:31

Celerina 1: Nearby the small train station of Celerina in Engadin. Nikon D200, 1/351 s, F/10.0, 32 mm, ISO 400, Friday, October 10, 2008 08:01:16

Celerina 2: The small train station of Celerina in Engadin. Nikon D200, 1/500 s, F/11.0, 24 mm, ISO 400, Friday, October 10, 2008 08:04:16

Waldhaus on the Lake: Hotel Waldhaus am See on the shore of small Lake St. Moritz. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 95 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 09:03:23

St. Moritz: Once it was a village, now it's more a town for the pretty, the rich and the pretty rich. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 35 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 09:10:14

Reflections in Lake St. Moritz: The pretty landscape is reflecting in the still surface of Lake St. Moritz. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 38 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 09:12:20

Autumn Trees: The morning sun is shining through the autumn trees nearby Lake St. Moritz. Nikon D200, 1/180 s, F/7.1, 50 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 09:21:43

St. Moritz: A small rowing boat on Lake St. Moritz. The appearance is deceiving. The noise from all the construction sites in St. Moritz is awful. One day they will have filled up everything with concrete. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 09:24:15

Ruin Guardaval: The ruin of the castle Guardaval, surrounded by yellow larches lies nearby village Madulain. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 75 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 10:09:53

Zuoz 1: A face of a traditional house in the village Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 55 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 10:22:08

Zuoz 2: An alley in the village Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 38 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 10:26:27

Garascha Bott SA: That's probably the smallest gas station. Nikon D200, 1/320 s, F/9.0, 38 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 10:45:13

Hotel Castell: The Schlosshotel Castell in Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/180 s, F/7.1, 24 mm, ISO 100, Friday, October 10, 2008 16:13:00

Zuoz 4: An alley in the village Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 42 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, October 11, 2008 11:42:26

Zuoz 5: Church tower and well in the village Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/250 s, F/8.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, October 11, 2008 11:45:33

Zuoz 6: Meadows and pretty houses in the village Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/320 s, F/9.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, October 11, 2008 11:56:44

Piz Mezzaun: The mountain Piz Mezzaun is covered with snow and rising above the forest with green firs and yellow lerches. Shot from Schlosshotel Castell in Zuoz. Nikon D200, 1/180 s, F/7.1, 45 mm, ISO 100, Saturday, October 11, 2008 16:50:20

Flüela Pass 1: The small river Susasca on the eastern side of the Flüela Pass. Nikon D200, 1/160 s, F/6.3, 24 mm, ISO 100, Sunday, October 12, 2008 08:07:59

Flüela Pass 2: Steep slopes full of yellow lerches on the shore of the small river Susasca on the eastern side of the Flüela Pass. Nikon D200, 1/100 s, F/5.0, 24 mm, ISO 100, Sunday, October 12, 2008 08:08:49

Julier Pass: A little waterfall at Julier Pass. Fujichrome Velvia, ND filter, pol filter, July 2002

Milky Way over Lake Davos: Oh my god, is that an awful light pollution from the lights on the road to Davos. It would be so nice in the mountains if there wasn't that light pollution. The night was clear and the Milky Way was straigt up. It would have been a great picture with the reflections on the calm surface of the lake. But no, the municipal works service of canton Grisons wasted a lot of money for a total useless lighting on a road. Nikon D3, 30 s, F/4.0, 17 mm, ISO 3200, Friday, March 16, 2012 22:27:22

Star Trails over Lake Davos: The lights of the houses are reflecting on the calm surface of Lake Davos. The next day we went diving in that lake. Nikon D3, 480 s, F/2.8, 17 mm, ISO 200, Friday, March 16, 2012 22:59:46

Boat on Lake Davos: Early in the morning, when Lake Davos is steaming. Later we went diving here. HDR with five pictures. Nikon D3, 1/320 s, F/8.0, 28 mm, ISO 200, Saturday, March 17, 2012 09:06:26

Dawn Mood at Lake Davos: Early morning at Lake Davos. HDR with five pictures. Nikon D3, 3 s, F/20.0, 42 mm, ISO 200, Sunday, March 18, 2012 08:36:43

Lake Cauma: Shortly before a dive in Lake Caume nearby Flims. My two 80 cuft alu sidemount tanks are already waiting for me in the water. Apple iPhone 5s, 1/1109 s, F/2.2, 4.2 mm, ISO 32, Sunday, August 23, 2015 09:41:58

Falera: A stopover with a rental campervan in Falera after a few days with my son in Ticino. Apple iPhone SE, 1/1184 s, F/2.2, 4.15 mm, ISO 25, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 17:35:19