Giraffes And Sustainable Customized Leather Bags

Three beautiful Giraffes walk in the desert shows two giraffes in identical positions. B&W photo. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

What has sustainable, customized leather bags and Giraffes in common? Do you wonder? Me too, I start at the beginning. I am sitting on an airplane in Tokyo after the Japan winter photo tour this year. The seat beside me was still free when no more people entered the aircraft. Me, a happy person, of …

Ilulissat Icefjord & Disko Island Photo Tour

A Fisher boat is sailing through the icebergs in the Disko Bay. The fisher boat with massive icebergs. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

I am excited to announce that I’ll be co-leading, together with Johan Peijnenburg, a Greenland Photography Tour. We will go to Ilulissat Icefjord and Disko island in 2016. Is Greenland on your bucket list? Join us to experience the magnificent Arctic landscape of the Disko Bay area. Let us help you in refining your landscape photography skills …

Japan Photography Adventure 2017

A snow monkey bathing. He is taking a relaxing bath in a hot thermal pool. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Japan Photography Adventure starts Feb. 18th – March 1st, 2017. This Photo adventure is hosted by Ade Photography and myself as a guest photographer, Anette Mossbacher. The Winter Nature and Wildlife Photography Adventure in Japan is tailored for a small group with a max. of 8 guests with 2 expert photographic instructors;  Ade, Professional Photographer, and myself. …

Greenland Nature & Landscape Photography Tour

Colossal icebergs are floating at sunset in the Disko Bay. The soft pastel colors complement the ice. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Join Landscape & Nature Photographer Johan Peijnenburg and Wildlife & Landscape Photographer Anette Mossbacher on this Arctic adventure. Departure is September 2016; 24 Sept. – 02 Oct. The Greenland Nature and Landscape Photography Tour/Workshop will be based on the west coast at Ilulissat Icefjord. This UNESCO World Heritage site is 250km north of the Arctic Circle. Undoubtedly, one …

111 Photographs Capture Glacier Calving

The Nordenskild glacier is calving. You see in the photo. The breakaway ice drops into the ocean. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

111 photographs capture glacier calving at Nordenskiold Glacier at the Arctic archipelago Svalbard, Norway. The natural world, climate change, and its power! Being always keen to capture a glacier calving, I finally got the opportunity. Whenever I had the chance to get closer to a glacier in the Arctic nature, I searched for glacier calving signs! What are …

Fujifilm XT-1 and Greenland Icebergs

The colossal iceberg with reflection floats in the water of the coast of Ilulissat, Greenland. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

On a recent photographic trip to Greenland. FujiFilm Switzerland loaned me the FujiFilm XT-1 and 3 lenses; XF 16-55mm/2.8; XF 50-140mm/2.8 and the wide-angle XF 10-24mm/4.0. I was keen to test FujiFilm’s flagship camera and lenses in the harsh Arctic conditions. A friend and fellow photographer, Peter Delaney, is a recent convert to Fujifilm’s mirrorless platform and has …

African Elephant Giant Teeth

Wildlife fine art B&W African Elephant Bull Portrait photograph of its tusks. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

African Elephant giant teeth, the tusks, the ivory! That wildlife fine art elephant black and white photograph was sitting a long time on my hard drive in color. Indeed, I did not forget it. I just needed to get into the mood of how I wanted to process it. The color version was ready. It was …

Sweet Memory African Rhino

That remarkable, elusive white rhinoceros with her calf are standing on a rim in the African bush. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

Or – “Once Upon A Time’; there ‘were’ many African Rhinos roaming the continent! These wild animals were strolling in peace through the unending vastness of the African Landscape. A Rhino in Africa has nearly no real predators. Of course, sometimes, an African White Rhino calf fell victim to African lions or other big cats. There are the Black Rhinos, Diceros …

African Landscape Pictures Early Morning

A fine art landscape photograph in color features the Epupa Waterfalls and Baobab trees. (copyright Anette Mossbacher)

For my morning African landscape pictures, I need to get up at 4-4:30 am. That is not quite everybody’s cup of tea. Once done, it is not that hard to get into gear. Climbing mountains, walk through fields, or sit in a vehicle since you are not allowed to get out of the car in …