Variety Of Light


voightlander“Art is the most beautiful deception of all. And although people try to incorporate the everyday events of life in it, we must hope that it will remain a deception lest it become a utilitarian thing, sad as a factory.”

– Claude Debussy

Hi! My name is Herbert and I’ve learned photography as a child from my father back in time when we’ve had to deal with analog film, manual focus and stuff.

The photo above shows a very young me unloading a Voigtländer Vito B camera which was my very first camera. The photo was shot by my father with a Rolleiflex medium format dual lens camera and someday I’ll provide a better digital scan of it for sure.

The Voigtländer Vito B was an awesome camera. The 50mm Color-Skopar lens was already sharp like hell and offered tons of detail and resolution to that time.

When digital photography emerged and since the introduction of mirror-less cameras, photography gained my attention again. Today, photography is my hobby and passion. I’m currently using a Sony NEX 5N with the Zeiss 24mm/f1.8 Sony A7 with the Zeiss 55mm/f1.8 lens but also some M-mount lens types with an adapter.

I hope you’ll enjoy my images and please feel free to leave some comments.

If you would like to get in contact with me just use this form:

37 thoughts on “ABOUT MYSELF

  1. Beautiful photos Herbert, and a lovely introduction!


  2. what can I say?


  3. I just want to share my appreciation for you work with this blog post :

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  4. Klasse Fotos. Großartig.


  5. Thanks for the follow!


  6. Thanks for visiting my blog. I have a Voigtlander Vito IIa and love it! One of my favorite rangefinders.


  7. Great gallery my friend. I admire people like you who do film photography. Keep up the good work! Take care and greets from Germany

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  8. super pictures and perspective, herbert.

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  9. Brilliant pictures.

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  10. Thank you for visiting my blog. Your pictures are a wonder for the eyes, I love the light. I look forward seeing more from you. Keep going and amaze us !!!


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  12. Great Blog,pleasure to be in Your world , Take care, Regards ,EM


  13. Hi Herbert!

    I was nominated for the “Liebster Award”. This award is meant to welcome (relative small) bloggers to the world of Blogging and I wanted to pass this honor on to you!

    If you accept the award, please “pass it forward” and nominate 3 to 11 other people for this award.

    There are a few rules if you accept this award which you can find them here:

    Basically the rules are: Answer the 11 questions I have written for you on my blog, state 11 random facts about yourself and nominate 3 to 11 other people for an award.

    Feel free to ignore this award if you are not into this sort of thing. The true purpose is to show you a small token of my appreciation for your blog and to let you know much I enjoy your photos! 🙂

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  14. Hi Herbert, I love how much you loved photography as a child and came back to it. I was introduced to it in my late teens and have never looked back. Love your photos 🙂

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  15. Saw a few photographs and they all were amazing.Great work you have here.


  16. estelea on said:

    Beautiful blog!

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  17. feigenfrucht on said:

    Superb works I found here. And I do not want to miss new published pieces of art from you. Andrea


  18. Beautiful Blog, Regard. Ciao,65Luna


  19. Hi Herbert- Thank you for following my photography blog, Jane’s Lens. I hope you enjoy my work. I have loved your posts since following you a while ago.

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  20. Cool project. I must admit was not quite convinced this wide-screen look was a good idea in photography. Now I am. You never stop learning…


  21. I was really impressed. And what a way to introduce yourself.That childhood photo is a stunner. I can’t wait to explore your beautiful Blog. ~Christina


  22. Hello – you have a beautiful collection of images that are so inspiring. I’m a fellow mirrorless user (Olympus OMD EM5).


  23. Stunning photos!

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  24. Amazing work, Herbert! The composition, the color toning, the lighting and the mood it creates, it’s all just beautiful! Really happy to have found your blog.


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