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!

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Practical Photo Tip: How to Import XMP Files into Lightroom

You have XMP files for your image files and want to import them into Lightroom to continue working with your edited images? In this article, you’ll learn how to quickly and easily import XMP files into Lightroom. No matter how professional you work as a landscape photographer or outdoor photographer as a hobby photographer, sooner […]

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How to Save XMP files in Lightroom – Why you need this important Lightroom trick

Photo workflow Tip: Lightroom default setting XMP – Saving files: Many photographers, including us at Mountain Moments, use Lightroom. An important basic setting, perhaps the most important setting in Lightroom is only used by a few photographers. For years this is no problem, but then when suddenly the software refuses the service, a PC change […]

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How to prevent Lightroom from opening automatically when using an external hard drive or USB stick

Lightroom opens when you any external drive? How to fix this A slightly annoying feature of Lightroom is that the program opens automatically as soon as an external data carrier is plugged into the computer. When you use Lightroom and connect an external hard drive or USB stick to you computer or laptop, lightroom opens […]

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The 10 most beautiful and instagramable places in Germany for photographers

Germany is often wrongly portrayed as a boring country. From Husum to Berchtesgaden it is not only more than 1000km distance, but there are also many unique, even more breathtakingly beautiful and diverse cultural landscapes in between. Landscape photographers and photographers in general tend to forget this in “boring Germany”. In this article we would […]

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My 7 most beautiful photo locations in the Dolomites beyond Instagram

The most beautiful mountains in the world – this is how the Dolomites are often called. Nowhere in the Alpine region are the peaks more rugged, nowhere is access to these regions so comparatively easy. In this article we would like to introduce you to what we think are the most beautiful photo spots in […]

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Discover these 6 beautiful hikes with fantastic photo spots in Innsbruck and surroundings

Innsbruck is the secret capital of the Alps – nestled in the mountains close to the city, wonderful hikes are waiting to be discovered. Here are the 6 most beautiful hikes in and around Innsbruck – 3 hikes for beginners and families and 3 wonderful day hikes for passionate mountain hikers. In and around Innsbruck, […]