Cardinal in Snow Storm

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Cardinal in Snow Storm

Northern Cardinal/Cardinal rouge (C. cardinalis) December 2011. Northern Male Cardinal (C. cardinalis), one snowy morning. Cardinal rouge mâle. Matinée enneigée.   Nikon D300/Nikkor AF 28-300mm f5.6 @ 450mm, f5.6, 1/320s ISO 1400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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A tribute to Pablo Casals

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 | 2 comments

A tribute to Pablo Casals

May 2013. Pablo Casals Monument in Montserrat. “If music be the food of love, play on…” This is dedicated to a friend cellist who shares the same unconditional love for music.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-100mmm PD @ 79mm; f5.6, 1/250s ISO 100 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Park Guell Street Violinist

Posted by on Jul 30, 2013 | 3 comments

Park Guell Street Violinist

May 2013. Street Musician. “If music be the food of love, play on…” Truth be said, this is a composite of a musician near Park Guell and a wall of Barcelona’s cathedral where the pigeon was “raptured”….   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-100mmm PD @ 79mm; f5.6, 1/320s ISO 140 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Cormorant / Cormoran

Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 | 0 comments

Cormorant / Cormoran

June 2013,  Lac Saint-Pierre. Cormorant / Cormoran   Nikon D600/Nikkor AF 70-200mm f2.8 @ 600mm, f10, 1/2000s ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Arctic Tern

Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 | 0 comments

Arctic Tern

Sterne Arctique June 2013, Lac Saint-Pierre. Arctic Tern. Sterne de l’Arctique   Nikon D600/Nikkor AF 70-200mm f2.8 @ 600mm, f16, 1/2000s ISO 2000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Guarda, Engiadina

Posted by on Jun 16, 2013 | 0 comments

Guarda, Engiadina

April 2013. Guarda, Switzerland. One of the typical Romansch style house in a Lower Engadin village.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 10mm; f5.6, 1/640s ISO 100 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Corner Sculpture

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 | 0 comments

Palau de la Musica Catalona – Corner Sculpture

May 2013. Palau de la Musica Catalona. A corner detail of this jewel of Art Nouveau. Built at the turn of the 20th century by the architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner as a home for the Orfeó Català choral society.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 10mm; f5, 1/200s ISO 200 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Casa Batllo, Barcelona

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 | 0 comments

Casa Batllo, Barcelona

May 2013. Barcelona Antoni Gaudi, Casa Batllo facade. One of Antoni Gaudi’s masterpiece architectural works in Barcelona. Built at the turn of the 20th century.   Nikon 1 V1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mm @ 15mm, f4.2, 1/250s ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Orfeo Catala Detail

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Orfeo Catala Detail

May 2013. Palau de la Musica Catolana. Commemorative relief dedicating the Palau Hall to the Orfeo Catala choral society.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 24mm; f5.3, 1/200s ISO 280 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica de Catalona – Stage and Organ

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Palau de la Musica de Catalona – Stage and Organ

May 2013. Palau de la Musica Catalana. Main hall of the Palau de la Musica Catalona in Barcelona. Minutes before the Passion According to St-John by Bach.With the Orfeo Catala, the choir to whom this building was dedicated. Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 22mm/ f3.5, 1/200s ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Uppermost Balcony

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Uppermost Balcony

May 2013. Palau de la Musica Catalana. View of the main hall. Ceiling and window detail. Minutes before the Passion According to St-John by Bach.With the Orfeo Catala, the choir to whom this building was dedicated. Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 19mm/ f4.8; 1/100s ISO 450 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Glass Ceiling

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Palau de la Musica Catalona – Glass Ceiling

May 2013. Palau de la Musica Catalana.   Nikon 1 V 1/ 1 Nikkor 10-30mmm @ 22mm/ f5, 1/200s ISO 800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Torre Agbar.

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Torre Agbar.

Barcelona, May 2013. Modern architecture in a city better known for Antoni Gaudi and his contemporaries. Jean Nouvel, a French architect designed this 38 story building which opened in 2005 and now houses the water company – Aigues de Barcelona. It is located in the Poblenou district near the Glories Square.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f9; 1/250; ISO 100   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Palau de la Musica Catalana – Exterior Facade

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Palau de la Musica Catalana – Exterior Facade

Barcelona, May 2013. A beautiful concert hall hidden away in La Ribera district. Built for the Orfeo Catala choral society at the turn of the 20th century by Lluis Domenech iMontaner.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f4.5; 1/200; ISO 200   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Mandrill

Posted by on Jun 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Mandrill

Barcelona, May 2013. Powerful portrait of a male adult mandrill. The late afternoon light was tricky but very effective.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/160; ISO 720   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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