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

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

This is the Alte Oper in Frankfurt. I took this picture when I was walking around in Frankfurt early morning, looking for some nice places to shoot. It was more of a scouting and I centainly didn’t think I’ll get this shot. Fall this year was full of really nice colours 🙂 (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 1/80 sec at f/8; ISO 100. More photos at: http://andrzejolchawa.com

I took this photo at Elbsee located south of Germany at the Austrian border. In fact, because of how the border is created, the quickest way to get there was through Austria. I was a sunrise casting this amazing light on the trees and burning the morning fog. (Click to see larger)