This picture was taken in the evening in Salbitschijen. We stayed for the night in a small bivouac place in the mountains just to enjoy amazing views in beautiful light at sunset. (Click to see larger)

I’ve shot this picture during my recent trip to Geierlay Bridge. Here’s my wife taking some iPhone shots. (Click to see larger)

I took this picture on the way to Salbitschijen in Swiss Alps. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 28-300mm f3.5-5.6; 1/800 sec at f/8; ISO 100. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

I took this picture while crossing Salbitbrücke, on the way to Salbitschijenbiwak in Swiss Alps. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 1/160 sec at f/16; ISO 100. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

This picture was taken at sunrise in Salbitschijen. We stayed for the night in a small bivouac place in the mountains just to enjoy amazing views in beautiful light on the next morning. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 28-300mm f3.5-5.6; 1/25 sec at f/8; ISO 800. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

This picture was taken in Andermatt, Switzerland, at sunrise. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 28-300mm f3.5-5.6; 1/200 sec at f/8; ISO 400. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

Here’s a POV experience of a weekend trip to Salbitschijen, Switzerland. The Salbitschijen is a mountain in the Urner Alps, overlooking Göschenen in the canton of Uri. It lies at the southern extremity of the range of the Fleckistock. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salbitschijen

Took this shot at sunrise next to a small bivouac place that we stayed overnight, in Swiss Alps. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 1/800 sec at f/8; ISO 1600. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

I don’t have the luxury of living in a place where the light pollution is so low that it could allow to capture the Milky Way. That being said, last weekend I finally found myself in a position to photograph it, during my stay in Swiss Alps. Here are the results. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 20 sec at f/3.5; ISO 6400. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

Here’s a GoPro shot of a friend of mine with whom I went for a weekend trip in Salbitschijen, Switzerland. (Click to see larger) Photo details: GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com