Giglio Campese: spiagga, acqua e il faraglione

I’ ve declared my love for this place a few times now, and I can’ t wait to go back. There’ s such a feeling of bliss when you swim in the clean, turqoise water in the baia del Campese, or take the surfboard and go out to the farthest rock you see there, which is called the “faraglione”, or the “tooth” by us. You can also go on foot to that spot. From there you can see the Island of Monte Christo, and if the sight is clear, you even see Sardinia.

What is your favourite spot on earth? Please comment below!

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Urnersee HDR, shot from Beckenried

Urnersee HDR, originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore.

As some of you might have noticed, I took quite a fancy to panorama shots and HDRs. This is a HDR photo of the Urnersee, shot from Beckenried. The Urnersee is one leg of the Lake Lucerne, near the Rütli, where the birthplace of Switzerland lies. You can purchase this and other photographs to enhance your home. To do so, check out my Whitewall page!What are your thoughts on this view? Have you ever visited the “Ur-Schweiz”?

In Beckenried, there is a great bakery for a stop after one of the beautiful panorama hikes.

Torre in Giglio Campese…a motif for a postcard or a wall

On a rainy weekend like this, I try to think of the sunny spots on earth, like my favourite Island, the Isola Del Giglio. Its name might be familiar to you because of the cruise ship that is still lying there, but I’ ve known the Island for over 20 years. I love the Italian culture, the ocean, the climate and size of the island, the fact that two thirds of it is integral nature reserve and the macchia. Then there is good coffee (like anywhere in Italy) and in autumn you find Porcini. Then take a look at the picture and you’ ll find a couple more reasons why I love this place so much. And I don’ t like the fact that the island’ s pure waters would almost have been polluted and lots of animals would have lost their natural habitat. All for a captain who wanted to show off instead of taking his responsibility seriously.

Please comment below for any feedback, questions, and so forth.

Close-up, a few bubbles, black and white..all sorts of spring

Close-up, originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore.

Here are some shots of a photo shoot I did last week: enjoying all the colours of spring, and the feeling it gives you: joy, freedom, and so forth…enjoy!

Here are some “bubbly” shots:

If you’ re interested in a photo shoot, contact me at oriana.zngerle@yahoo.de for details.

I do portraits, photos for CVs, events, parties, weddings…

For landscapes and panoramas, check out my Whitewall page.

Please comment below, tell me what you think!

HDR of Urnersee, Flüelen in the foreground: my pictures on your wall!

In February we made a tour from Flüelen along Lake Lucerne to the Tellsplatte, that historic spot where William Tell escaped from his captors on a stormy night, according to the legend. On the way I took this HDR picture. You can buy it and other motifs on my Whitewall page. Check it out!

Portrait: Happy women’ s day!

Portrait, originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore.

I know the day is almost over, but I still wanted to post a beautiful picture to celebrate women’ s day! To all the ladies who follow their dreams, are strong and independent and live life on their own terms!!! To all Amazonicas out there, keep it up! And to those who haven’ t had the strength to listen to their hearts, maybe today is the day to change that…?

VIVA LA DONNA!!!

To celebrate yourself, how about a photo shoot? contact me for details at oriana.zngerle@yahoo.de

Portrait Heidi…Have yourself or your event photographed professionally!

Portrait Heidi, originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore.

Spring is coming! We went outside today to make some portrait shots. If you’ re interested in having photos taken of you or an event you’ re hosting, contact me at oriana.zngerle@yahoo.de

fence on Mount Rigi HDR

Rigi fence HDR, originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore.

On a winter’ s day, when the clouds were hanging over the city, we decided to go onto a mountain top to have the sun above and the clouds beneath us. The choice fell upon mount Rigi, and it was one of our most marvellous days this winter! There is nothing to relax you more than the mountain view and air! And some real snow:-)

This is one of the pictures I shot that you can buy. Take a look at the gallery here.

Zürichseezeitung vom 5.1.2012: Fotos nr 1 und 3 von Oriana Zängerle

Here is an article with pictures (the one at the top and the one at the bottom) taken by me. The article is about cooperatives, one of them is the one I grew up in. Enjoy the article! What do you think? Please comment below.

Here’ s the PDF if you want to download it: Zsz 5.1.2012

Summary: Amazonica (2010), directed by Laila Moinuddin and Oriana Zängerle

Poster Amazonica, originally uploaded by the real Caffeamore.

Valentina D’ Angelo is a karate teacher who gets fired from her job. Her investment consultant informs her that she is in debt:  Since she owns an apartment for which she has to pay mortgage, she has to raise 2000 € in two weeks’ time. She is about to have a nervous breakdown, when a job offer “flies” into her lap: She is offered a job to do telephone sex. At first she is struggling with the task, but after some starting issues she works it out and does the job while running her errands. She gets used to talking dirty on the phone while doing her laundry, cooking etc. One day she is serving a client while runnig in the forest. She believes to be on her own when suddenly she is being attacked by some pervert. She panickes, but manages to fight him off. Shaken, she topples out of the forest and runs into Svetlana, a prostitute who just had a similar encounter with one of her clients. The women become friends instantly and make a pact to change the oldest profession forever…