Tirana / Albania · 2017   diverse architectural lineup



   Albania and I we didn’t have much, but what we had was real, for a day, and that is 86,400 seconds after all. Following that Balkan pomp along the Adriatic coast, Tirana’s down-to-earth vibes were grounding and those lively autumn streets soaked in just the right warmth. The architectural lineup was pleasantly diverse, and the futuristic traffic lights looked quite intelligent. And thanks for that friendly glass of Raki over a conversation that was more heartfelt than verbal – I feel a common language would only have complicated it.


a glimpse



Tirana / Albania · 2017   tissue store


When all walks of life walk together, life seems walkable.


Tirana / Albania · 2017   walks

"It must have been around 4:28pm when a group of violin-playing women passed through my frame.”


Tirana / Albania · 2017   street orchestra


Tirana / Albania · 2017   red flag







places / stories

Tirana / How Little Can You Learn About a Country in One Day?

passing through Albania in 24h


...this is pretty much where the flying visit reaches its maximum altitude of inflight insights, falling short of the point where travel peaks in my opinion: when it opens up a more intimate angle on a foreign culture and the people who live it through their habits, everyday rituals, and mannerisms.




photos | urban

Office Prison Symmetry

behind bars: office or prison? 

Looking at it from the outside, I can’t help seeing bars in the symmetry that comes with the sterile and institutional blueprints of office buildings around the world. see more

photos | people

The Observer Effect: Momentary Momentum

in-between instants

...the camera’s skill to freeze the momentary momentum in-between scenes is nothing short of miraculous and reminds me of a quirky phenomenon in the quantum realm: the observer effect. see more

photos | urban


shingle mingle with cobble wobble

With all that shingle mingle and cobble wobble going on, Europe looked pretty cozy in its old gold skin. see more

photos | landscapes

Europe & Middle East

idyllic scenes

In corners of the world where everything is a bit smaller, there's space for idyllic scenery – from gentle mountains with pastoral valleys to moody coastlines. see more






in Europe

Bosnia & Herzegovina
Balkan heart
medieval glamour
meadow by the sea
European south-north blend
on track on time
simple beauty
hued life
Europe's youngest
Adriatic allure
attuned to the sea
from the East to the West
passionate siesta
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North America


Uyuni / Traversing the Zig-Zag Road between Pain and Pleasure

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Window Worlds

different world, same life