Category: Sunday photo

  • Sunday photo: Snow, meet bokeh

    I took this photo fourteen years ago, Christmas lights in the snow. Still beautiful.

  • Sunday photo: Slow and steady

    Snow has arrived and all over Switzerland people are finding their winter hiking boots, ski poles, snowshoes, warm jackets, and getting ready for glorious winter hikes. I took this photo on a sunny day at Jaunpass. This was late winter and my snowshoes actually stayed on the backpack through the whole hike. For that reason […]

  • Sunday photo: La Chia in the snow

    Last winter I discovered snowshoeing. Step by step you make your way across a landscape covered in snow. Sometimes the sun is shining and you see far, sometimes you can hardly see what’s right in front of you because the fog is so thick. Switzerland has a number of marked snowshoeing routes. This particular route […]

  • Sunday photo: A Christmas wreath with a twist

    I am married to a decoration genius who can transform mundane into magic. She knows I love cycling and during one advent in Reykjavík she created this beautiful Christmas wreath. An old bicycle wheel was put to good use as beautiful decoration on our house in Reykjavík. An expression of advent as the time when […]

  • Sunday photo: The prize

    A Sunday morning in September. I set off from home to ride the Tour de Canton a Gravel. A ride around the Canton of Geneva on gravel paths with a bit of singletrack thrown i the mix. I think I had seen every part of the route, but never from the perspective of the day. […]

  • Sunday photo: My favorite angel

    If I had to choose it would be this chubby little angel on a stretch of the Berlin Wall at Bernauer Strasse. It’s been there for years but the context keeps changing as graffiti artists make their mark on the wall.

  • Sunday photo: The view from Les Avants

    It was a beautiful, sunny day. After taking the train to Palezieux I rode up to Les Paccots to start the second leg of a trip begun in May. On that daywe rode from Bulle to Les Paccots on a mountain bike track. There was still some snow so it turned into a hike-and-bike adventure […]