Searching Beauty in the Square Format – Shooting with a Rolleiflex

I still struggle with the square-format of my Rolleiflex camera. As much as I like the fact, that it slows down my photography and forces me to compose the picture with more care, as much as I like  this beautiful gigantic viewfinder, which transforms an ordinary object into a piece of art, it’s a painful […]

Testing the Rolleiflex as a Street Camera – Cologne Funfair 2017

It’s April, time again for the Cologne Funfair. I didn’t want to bring my Rolleiflex with me, too many crowds, too much movement. I’m definitely not a Rolleiflex street shooter, just graveyards and forests with that camera: photographing objects, which can’t move too fast. But then again: I had several 120er films in my drawer […]