Archive for the Ziegelhausen Category

Guess what’s for dinner tonight

Posted in forest, nature, spring, Ziegelhausen on March 25, 2011 by D.B.

That delicious time of year again…

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Mist covered mountains

Posted in bridges, Neuenheim, water, Ziegelhausen on March 30, 2010 by D.B.

I should try and get out early in the morning more often!

Neckar valley

Posted in Schlierbach, water, winter, Ziegelhausen on March 12, 2010 by D.B.

The river Neckar between Ziegelhausen and Schlierbach winding its way out of the Odenwald mountains towards the center of town and the Rhine valley.

Theme day: shadows

Posted in sports, theme day, Ziegelhausen with tags , on May 1, 2009 by D.B.

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In reference to yesterday‘s post, it occurs to me that crawling up hills seems to be sort of a habit in these parts… This shot was taken at the halfmarathon and shows four brave people taking on Stiftsweg, also nicknamed Stift d’Huez or The Wall. (why? read here).

I had a couple of other shadows intentionally looked-for and carefully planned-out – and then this spontaneous shot came along in a split second. I guess it goes to show that thinking about the perfect angle and stuff is all well as long as you don’t miss that moment. Getting timing and technique balanced is probably the art to master.

Happy theme day everyone!

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Two picture sunday: Halfmarathon

Posted in Schlierbach, sports, Ziegelhausen with tags , , on April 26, 2009 by D.B.

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I hope this shot gives an idea of how steep these climbs are. Neverthelesse, the atmosphere along the race was great, the weather was perfect (slightly overcast, not too hot), and standing among the crowd made me think: I wish I had registered in time. Instead, I was playing water carrier for my dad. That was fun, too, and he really did well.
The run was of course not Saturday, but Sunday.
Against the daily photo rules, here’s a second shot.
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