Stairways to Heaven

Tonight, no comment. Better that you interpret this shot as you wish ;) (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4,...
Tonight, no comment. Better that you interpret this shot as you wish ;) (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/750, ISO200, ISO200

The good giant

Looks like I finally found someone taller than I in Rosario ... (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/750,...
Looks like I finally found someone taller than I in Rosario ... (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/750, ISO200

Trip update

It has been four months now that we arrived in Argentina. Coming up in 10 days is a one week trip to Ushuaia and Calafate...
It has been four months now that we arrived in Argentina. Coming up in 10 days is a one week trip to Ushuaia and Calafate in the Southern part of the country. Then in early may we will head back to Europe and get into the visa paperwork for about a month. During this time, we will visit pay short visits in various parts of Switzerland, Spain, Portugal and France. Finally, by mid June, we should hit the core part of the trip and head to our first destination; Istanbul, Turkey. Meanwhile, travel is about encounters, just like the one...

Don’t trust your little imaginary friends

... because they won'talways defend you against grown-ups. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summilux Asph at F1.4, 1/500, ISO200
... because they won'talways defend you against grown-ups. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summilux Asph at F1.4, 1/500, ISO200

The friendly people of Rosario

The people of Rosario are wonderful. Never have I had a problem for taking their picture. Very few look unpleased and most will simply laugh...
The people of Rosario are wonderful. Never have I had a problem for taking their picture. Very few look unpleased and most will simply laugh about it. Quite an example for the grumpy people of too many Western cities. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/2000, ISO200 Leica M9 with 35mm Summilux Asph at F1.4, 1/2000, ISO200

The hail storm

Phones ring frantically, a hail storm is ponding the nearby town. Drives anxiously look for a shelter to protect their cars. A woman stands on...
Phones ring frantically, a hail storm is ponding the nearby town. Drives anxiously look for a shelter to protect their cars. A woman stands on top of a roof, looking at the dark clouds nearing and slowly covering the last rays of sun. Fear, or good business to come, she stands on a Glass shop.  (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/500, ISO200, ND 0.6 filter

The cowboy without a horse

One would expect him smoking a cigarette at the light of fire. But this is the Parana cowboy, and his fishing rod is his best...
One would expect him smoking a cigarette at the light of fire. But this is the Parana cowboy, and his fishing rod is his best friend. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F2.0, 1/4000, ISO200

Stuck

Rain storms are so violent here that waters sometimes engulfs the streets in a few minutes. A long wait then follows with hope that the...
Rain storms are so violent here that waters sometimes engulfs the streets in a few minutes. A long wait then follows with hope that the waters don't wash away one's tiny mean of transportation.  (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/500, ISO800