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Chick Corea with Chick Corea Electric Band, in Los Angeles. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
   
 
   

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"Thanks again for your insightful and very deep thoughts on all things photo. You have inspired me with your philosophy."

 
  - D. C.  

 

 

     
 

"The ventilated Lens Hood for my Leica Q arrived yesterday. It's a beautiful work of art."

 
  - A. A.  

 

 

Chick Corea Electric Band reunited

Los Angeles, June 3 2018

10 sold-out concerts in LA was how popular the Chick Corea Electric Band was when reunited on June 3, 2018. I saw them in Denmark in 1992 after Beneath The Mask album was released. Same crew, now again a few years later.

Chick Corea and John Patitucci. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Chick Corea and John Patitucci. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


Dave Weckl. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Dave Weckl. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

     
 

"You inspire me also in the text you have written on the lenses: ‘If you have been dreaming about something then follow your dream’, and i do see that the full open 1.4 helps to create a dreamy feeling, so i will go for that one!”

 
  - K. C.  

 

 

Chick Corea. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Chick Corea. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Chick Corea. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Chick Corea. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


     
 

"Thorsten, big brother! I started photography because of you. I watched dozens of YouTube many times and finally started out with a Leica CL and a 50mm Summilux f/1.4 lens. I love you, my favorite teacher is you. I hope we can take pictures like one day!"

 
  - L. S.  

 

 
     
 

"Happy 22nd anniversary, Thorsten. I like your pictures and I am getting Inspired from your work and books."

 
  - P. K.  

 


Barbecue in Los Angeles. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Barbecue in Los Angeles. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Front garden in West Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Front garden in West Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm APO-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0 LHSA. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Sleeping car in Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm APO-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0 LHSA. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Sleeping car in Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm APO-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0 LHSA. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

 

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Denmark, June 2018.


My mother, Jytte von Overgaard. She lives in a house with 28 rooms in Denmark that she bought, renovated and maintained as single mom 30 years ago. Leica M10 Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
My mother, Jytte von Overgaard. She lives in a house with 28 rooms in Denmark that she bought, renovated and maintained as single mom since 30 years ago. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

     
 

"I want to extend my gratitude for a very full and helpful 5 days of your workshop. I am appreciative of your openness to share your experience, point-of-view, and tips with us. What I especially will take away from the workshop are many nuances that transform what might be a “good" photo to something better and more evocative.
And, the workshop was about more than photography; it is a unique way to connect with a group of interesting people to share and learn from one another. My appreciation extends to all the folks who made my life richer for our time together.”


 
  - C. N. (Los Angeles)  

 

         
 

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Exhibition at The International Photography Hall of Fame

St. Louis, June 6-28, 2018

I will have a small exhibition at IPHF where I am also doing a talk and a workshop.


Richard Sprengeler having a look at the Thoesten von Overgaard exhibiton space at International Photography Hall of Fame. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4.
Richard Sprengeler having a look at the Thoesten von Overgaard exhibiton space at International Photography Hall of Fame. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4.

 

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"The Decisive Moment" lecture in St. Louis

St. Louis, June 7 2018

I'll was doing a members-only talk at IPHF, The International Photogaphy Hall of Fame in St. Louis.

 

Thorsten von Overgaard "The Decisive Moment" at International Photography Hall of Fame.
Thorsten von Overgaard "The Decisive Moment" at International Photography Hall of Fame.

 

Discussing prints and Cartier-Bresson at IPHF. Discussing prints and Cartier-Bresson at IPHF.

 

Taking notes. Audience photo with M9 and Noctilux.
Taking notes. Audience photo with M9 and Noctilux.

 

     
 

"I see Henri Cartier-Bresson in every single image of yours"

 
  - R. S..  

 

 

St. Louis Art of Composition Workshop

St. Louis, June 8-10, 2018

The Art of Composition Workshop in St. Louis.


Portrait of Bob McCoole. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Portrait of Bob McCoole. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

     
 

"Happy 22nd anniversary, Thorsten. I like your pictures and I am getting Inspired from your work and books."

 
  - P. K.  

 

Jewish Tercentenary Monument in Forest Park, St. Louis, with the Chase Park Plaza Royal Hotel in the background. The monument was designed by Danish-born artist Carl C. Mose. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard. Jewish Tercentenary Monument in Forest Park, St. Louis, with the Chase Park Plaza Royal Hotel in the background. The monument was designed by Danish-born artist Carl C. Mose. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


Another look at the Chase Park Plaza Royal Hotel in Sy. Louis, and the impressive gas lamps that flanks the streets arouind the hotel where Saks Fifth and other luxury stores once were (they've moved to a mall now, most of them). Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Another look at the Chase Park Plaza Royal Hotel in Sy. Louis, and the impressive gas lamps that flanks the streets arouind the hotel where Saks Fifth and other luxury stores once were (they've moved to a mall now, most of them). Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Dick Miles taking a rest in Forest Park. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Dick Miles taking a rest in Forest Park. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

St. Louis garden. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
St. Louis garden. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

     
 

“Thorsten should be proud. I've ordered and watched most of his videos and tutorials. I shoot with a Leica M10, my second after the Leica Q (the gateway drug). Getting a hang of things. Thank you!”

 
  - M. N.  

 

Peter Tam from Hong Kong out and about in the Overgaard Workshop St. Louis. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Peter Tam from Hong Kong out and about in the Overgaard Workshop St. Louis. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


The daily fire hydrant photo. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
The daily fire hydrant photo. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Meeting the locals in St. Louis. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Meeting the locals in St. Louis. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Lunch at Confluence Kombucha on 4507 Manchester Avenue in St. Louis - Vegan Japanese kitchen! Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Lunch at Confluence Kombucha on 4507 Manchester Avenue in St. Louis - Vegan Japanese kitchen! Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


     
 

"Thanks again for the brilliant workshop! VERY inspiring and revitalizing to say the least. I learned a lot and it really changed my viewpoint on the art and craft of photography."

 
  - D. S.  

 

Out and about on Manchester Avenue in St. Louis. Jerry Benner and . Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Out and about on Manchester Avenue in St. Louis. Jerry Benner and . Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


The neon sign into The Grove area in St. Louis, by Jerry Benner. Sony A7.
The neon sign into The Grove area in St. Louis, by Jerry Benner. Sony A7.

 

St. Louis by John Tacker from Clearwater. Leica M10.
St. Louis by John Tack
er from Clearwater. Leica M10.

 


St. Louis by John Tacker from Clearwater. Leica M10.


Fox Theatre in St. Louis by Doug Klein. Leica Q.
Fox Theatre in St. Louis by Doug Klein. Leica Q.

 

     
 

"You've been an inspiration for me to get back into photography. I was overwhelmed with the plethora of options for cameras and all those damn options on them, that I decided to sell everything I had and just bought a Leica TL2 and 2 lenses (35mm and the 60mm macro for the TL). I've watched all of your videos and you simplify things so perfectly as to what is important and what is not. Love your videos and your site. You're a true educator when it comes to learning photography. You're passionate and have a great connection with your viewers. Thank you!"

 
  - T. G.  

 

 

Lime Bike in St. Louis by Doug Klein. Leica Q.
Lime Bike in St. Louis by Doug Klein. Leica Q.

 

Dog exhibition in St. Louis, by Peter Tam from Hong Kong. Leica M240.
Dog exhibition in St. Louis, by Peter Tam from Hong Kong. Leica M240.

 


Setting up camera with Dick Miles. Photo by Dick Cooper. Canon 5D IV.
Setting up camera with Dick Miles. Photo by Dick Cooper. Canon 5D IV.

 

"The Angel of Harmony" scuplture symbolizing racial justice (1999) by Wiktor Szostalo by the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis on Lindell Blvd. The cathedral is an impressive building with beautiful grounds around it. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
"The Angel of Harmony" scuplture symbolizing racial justice (1999) by Wiktor Szostalo by the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis on Lindell Blvd. The cathedral is an impressive building with beautiful grounds around it. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

St. Louis has a wealth of beautiful buildings. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4 BC. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
St. Louis has a wealth of beautiful buildings. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4 BC. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4 BC. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4 BC. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Bicycles in the park. Free to use. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Bicycles in the park. Free to use. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

The Chess Cafe in St. Louis with chess tables outside. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
The Chess Cafe in St. Louis with chess tables outside. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

 



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Los Angeles

June 2018

Early morning work on the power lines in West Hollwood. Leica M10 with Leica 90mm Apo-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Early morning work on the power lines in West Hollwood. Leica M10 with Leica 90mm Apo-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


Girls doing a shoot in the garden. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Girls doing a shoot in the garden. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Old friend on Carlton Way in Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Old friend on Carlton Way in Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


A clear nigth in West Hollywood with a view to Beverly Hills. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
A clear nigth in West Hollywood with a view to Beverly Hills. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Los Angeles Masterclass Workshop

June 19-22, 2018

My four-day workshop in Los Angeles was three days of advanced workshop, follwoed by one day of Portrait Workshop.

 

Working with soft light from two windows in a hallway . Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. ©2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Working with soft light from two windows in a hallway . Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. ©2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Rifael Markowitz out and about in old Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. ©2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Rifael Markowitz out and about in old Hollywood. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. ©2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Portrait of Fred Chauffier,. Leiac M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Portrait of Fred Chauffier. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Kelly planning the 85/1.4 shot. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Kelly planning the 85/1.4 shot. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.


Mindy Mays. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Mindy Mays. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Rifael Markowitz. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. ©2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Rifael Markowitz. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. ©2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Workshop portrait of Fred Chauffier. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Workshop portrait of Fred Chauffier. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Hollywoooood. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Hollywoooood. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Hollywood cafe. A hard-working workshop. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Hollywood cafe. A hard-working workshop. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Derek enjoying the sunshine. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Derek enjoying the sunshine. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Working on portraits in the workshop. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien. Working on portraits in the workshop. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.

 

Workshop portrait of Mindy Mays. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Workshop portrait of Mindy Mays. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

Girl with pink hair and a few other things. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Girl with pink hair and a few other things. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

I appreciate these uplifting details in an else not very uplifting post office. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
I appreciate these uplifting details in an else not very uplifting post office. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Classic car in Hollywood Hills, a Ford Galaxie 500. Hollywood cafe. A hard-working workshop. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Classic car in Hollywood Hills, a Ford Galaxie 500. Hollywood cafe. A hard-working workshop. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Thorsten Overgaard by Derek Zundel. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4.
Thorsten Overgaard by Derek Zundel. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4.

 

Thorsten Overgaard by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.   Thorsten Overgaard by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.

 

Old schoold America. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Old schoold America. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Here we go again. Lauren in a shootout with Thorsten. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard. Here we go again. Lauren in a shootout with Thorsten. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 


Lauren by Derek Zundel. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Summilux-M ASPH f/1.4.

 

Fernand Chauffier by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.
Fernand Chauffier by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.


A hard-working workshop. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Fred Chauffier by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.
Fred Chauffier by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.

Derek by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.
Derek by Kelly O'Brien. Canon 5D II with Canon 85/1.4. © Kelly O'Brien.

 

 

 

       
 

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New York Masterclass

June 24-26, 2018

A few very warm days in New York this time (which was different from the February workshop in a very cold New York). By coincidence, we had the Pride going on on 5th Avenue as the workshop started the first day, so we spent an hour doing street portraits of Pride audience.

Early Sunday morning on 31st Street in New York. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Early Sunday morning on 31st Street in New York. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Thorsten von Overgaard by Markus Iofcea. Leica M-D 262 with Leica 75mm APO-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0.
Thorsten von Overgaard by Markus Iofcea. Leica M-D 262 with Leica 75mm APO-Summicron-M ASPH f/2.0.


Mark Nachmias out and about in the Overgaard Workshop in New York. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
Mark Nachmias out and about in the Overgaard Workshop in New York. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

We met an influencer on the street and she volunteered for a portait. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
We met an influencer on the street and she volunteered for a portait. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

Thorsten Overgaard portrait by David Shedlarz. Phase One IQ3 100MP Achromatic back and 110mm Schneider Kreuznach LS f/2.8.
Thorsten Overgaard portrait by David Shedlarz. Phase One IQ3 100MP Achromatic back and 110mm Schneider Kreuznach LS f/2.8.

 

Markus Iofcea portrait by David Shedlarz. Phase One IQ3 100MP Achromatic back and 110mm Schneider Kreuznach LS f/2.8.Markus Iofcea portrait by David Shedlarz. Phase One IQ3 100MP Achromatic back and 110mm Schneider Kreuznach LS f/2.8.


The pride was happening in New York, inviting for some colorful street portraits. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
The pride was happening in New York, inviting for some colorful street portraits. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

I visited the 911 memorial, realizing it's been 25 years since I was last there. Back then I saw it from the top of the Twin Towers. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.
I visited the 911 memorial, realizing it's been 25 years since I was last there. Back then I saw it from the top of the Twin Towers. Leica M10 with Leica 50mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/0.95. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

 

     
 

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Magic of Light season 2018 premiere

Hollywood, June 27, 2018

The 2018 season of Magic of Light telvision premiered today with this teaser and a good number of episodes have bbeen taped and are ready to be aired over the next months!


 Magic of Light television hosted by Thorstetn Overgaard premiers new season!
Magic of Light television hosted by Thorstetn Overgaard premiers new season!

 

     
 

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Above: Chick Corea with Chick Corea Electric Band, in Los Angeles. Leica M10 with Leica 75mm Noctilux-M ASPH f/1.25. © 2018 Thorsten von Overgaard.

 

 



 


 

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