I am Marius, mountain lover and photographer from Germany. Currently, this site is under construction. I add blog posts about mountain photography, hiking in the Alps, travel tips and all other photography and mountain related stuff here.

Meanwhile i invite you to visit my German speaking page www.mountainmoments.de. You will find helpfull blog articles (most in German) our amazing photography workshop offers in the European Alps and photography learning resources. Also check out our Photo Location page and discover the best photo spots in Europe and in the Alps.

If you understand some german, see our 2020 new book with the best photo spots and hikes in den Alps!

We are about to set up this english page now until May 2020 – see our full photography workshop plan for 2020 in german here and experience the Alps with us!

Photo Spots Tirol: The most beautiful places for great landscape pictures

Tyrol is a relatively neglected region for landscape photographers. It is not a hidden fact that Tyrol is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe – not without good reason. Steep mountains, well-kept alpine meadows and a pleasant infrastructure make this small province in the west of Austria a popular destination for photography. […]

Hike Spitzingsee: Beautiful photo hike to the top of the mountain

The Spitzingsee in the south of Munich is one of these wonderfully situated alpine pearls in the Bavarian Alps. A classic mountain hike in the Munich local mountains leads to the Brecherspitz. This hike is our suggestion for a successful photo hike in the region around Schliersee/Spitzingsee. Hike Spitzingsee – Brecherspitz (Directions) From one of […]

Photo Spots Innsbruck: The 6 best photo locations in Innsbruck

Innsbruck is uniquely surrounded by mountains. The Tyrolean capital is known worldwide for its beautiful old town but even more for its unique scenic points. We would like to tell you more about our best photo locations and give you insider tips on when and where to visit the best photo spots in Innsbruck. Photo […]

Kochelsee in the morning light

Top 10 photo spots – The most beautiful places in the Bavarian Alps

Steep mountains, gentle hills, picturesque lakes, breathtaking sights for outdoor photographers – the most beautiful places in the Bavarian Alps attract photographers like magnets. The most beautiful places in Germany are lined up for photographers along the German Alpine Road, and they have the most beautiful landscapes. Many of these photo spots are not unknown […]

Photo spots Seefeld – Great viewpoints for photographers

The wonderful Seefeld in Tirol is a pleasant starting point for landscape photographers. We show you the most beautiful photo spots in Seefeld and photo locations at beautiful viewpoints for unique mountain panoramas. Our best tips for your photo adventure in North Tirol. Seefeld is located on a beautiful high plateau in the Austrian Tirol. […]

Photographing in Munich’s local mountains: The Herzogstand

From the Heimgarten to the Herzogstand you will find probably the most beautiful hike in the Munich local mountains. A short photo tour high above Walchensee and the foothills of the Alps with directions and many photo impressions from one of our most popular photo workshops. Photographing in Munich’s local mountains Directions Walchensee – Herzogstand […]

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Herzogstand – Heimgarten: Probably the most beautiful hike in Munich’s local mountains

The Herzogstand is probably Munich’s most famous local mountain. Just under an hour’s drive from the central ring road, the Herzogstand (Duke’s estate) is enthroned between Walchensee and Kochel am See and, with probably the most beautiful hike in the Bavarian Alps, offers a true jewel for outdoor photographers. Here we introduce you to this […]

Austria Hallstatt!

The most beautiful locations and sights for photographers in Austria

Oh, Sissi! Yes, Franz! The Republic of Austria and the most well-known emperor and empress of Austria, invite you to visit the magnificent photo spots in Austria: wonderful photo locations between the imperial court, among wild mountain peaks; gentle alpine meadows, idyllic mountain lakes and picturesque towns with charm. Let’s get to photo tips for […]

The most beautiful sights on the Moselle (for photo lovers)

The Moselle is one of the most romantic rivers in Germany. The famous and traditional wine culture is cultivated here. Between vineyards, traditional wine-growing villages, romantic towns and a well-constructed cycle path, you can enjoy yourself to the fullest here. In combination with the many palaces, castles and the wild valley, a photo tour along […]

Heidelber Sunset

Local tipps for a Photo Tour and Photo Spots in Heidelberg

Head on to Heidelberg for one of the finest photo tours in Germany! Heidelberg is not only one of the most famous student cities in Germany and a tourist magnet, but also a really good spot to make a small photo hike around the old town. Tip: Best time to discover Heidelberg for a photo […]

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The King Tour of the Northern Alps: Hiking in the Alpstein Mountains

The most beautiful hike in the Northern Alps leads through the Alpstein massif. Picturesque views, massive granite slabs, idyllically situated mountain lakes and a Swiss postcard landscape of the very finest. All information, directions and the most beautiful vantage points! The Alpstein is a relatively small mountain massif in the Appenzell Alps in north-eastern Switzerland. […]

Problem solution: Lightroom does not recognize RAW format of the new camera

What to do when Lightroom does not support RAW format of your new camera

If you buy a new camera and shoot in raw format, you’ll sometimes be surprised: Lightroom doesn’t recognize the new raw files! Big question mark, we’ll show you the 4 best solutions. Short answer: There is a solution for your problem. I show you 4 ways how you can easily solve your RAW file format […]