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Weekly Photo Challenge: Humanity

Dachau concentration camp (German: Konzentrationslager (KZ) Dachau, IPA: [ˈdaxaʊ]) was the first of the Nazi concentration camps opened in Germany, intended to hold political prisoners. It is located on the grounds of an abandoned munitions factory near the medieval town of Dachau, about 16 km (9.9 mi) northwest of Munich in the state of Bavaria,…

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Ålesund Mosaics

Mosaic Panoramic View of Ålesund City Center As I was post-processing my photos from our trip to Ålesund, I wanted to experiment and made this mosaic panoramic view of Ålesund City Center. I combined 10 different photos that were shot with different settings at different times – some day shots, some night shots. They were all…

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Mountain Silhouette

I shot this mountain silhouette photo in January/February 2014 when we were in Alta, Norway. If you missed my previous posts on Alta, you’ll find them here: http://cardinalguzman.wordpress.com/2014/02/14/the-northern-lights-cathedral-sami-clothing/ http://cardinalguzman.wordpress.com/2014/02/18/impressions-from-alta/ http://cardinalguzman.wordpress.com/2014/02/19/impressions-from-alta-ii/ You can also find more silhouette photos in WordPress’ Weekly Photo Challenge: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/silhouette-2014/

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Monochrome Strømsfoss

Here’s my entry for Leanne & Laura’s Monochrome Madness Challenge this week. You can see my Adobe Lightroom settings & Adobe Photoshop layers in this gallery: After I’m finished with the settings in Lightroom, I export the file and open it in Photoshop. This is my Photoshop workflow (see the Photoshop layers picture for reference):…

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Monochrome Street Portraits

I shot some street portraits of these wonderful officers on my last visit to Jerusalem. I was passing by and asked them if I could take their photos, they both agreed and I shot 5-6 shots. These are the two best ones, which I’ve turned into black & white for Leanne & Laura’s «Monochrome Madness»…

Fiskmarkaðurinn notar fyrsta flokks hráefni í sköpun frumlegra rétta. Við verslum afurðir okkar m.a. beint frá bónda og varðveitum þannig sjálfbærni og gæði rétta okkar. Njótið vel. http://fiskmarkadurinn.is/

Fiskmarkaðurinn – Fish Market Restaurant – Reykjavik, Iceland

Fish Market, Reykjavik, Iceland: The restaurant itself looks very anonymous from the outside, just like any ordinary Icelandic building, but once inside you’ll discover a beautifully designed restaurant. The Asian-inspired cuisine is from Chef Owner Hrefna Rósa Jóhannsdóttir Sætran and it almost seems like it’s from out of this world (actually even Iceland itself feels like…