A Wedding and a game

It was raining cats and dogs. Other people might consider this bad weather for a wedding or for being outside. But fortunately two lovely people said Yes to each other yesterday, at least officially because they must have said it to each other a long time ago. And yesterday evening I sat with the usual…



Toothbrush, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. These soft toothbrushes look a little bit rough in detail. From the distance things always look different.


The difference between a tissue and microfiber

The difference between a tissue and microfiber, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. Have a look at this picture and then think again which one of these you to use on your optical hardware: Glasses, lenses, microscopes, … A tissue might be soft for your nose, but not for high precision glass with optical coating…

Red Pen

Red Pen, a photo by stst31415 on Flickr. What i love on macro photography is that you get very close to things you maybe hold in your hands on a quite regular basis. And then you realize that you entered another world. And sometimes the aperture is f/32 ;-)


The ultramacro lens for Sony Nex

Actually I do not think the Yasuhara Nanoha is not really a macro lens. It is more like the missing link between a macro lens and a microscope. The lens comes with a  3 LED lighting which is fixed to the lens. A screw driver is included, so you could remove it. There is also…