It’s difficult to believe that less than 30 years ago a wall separating East and West Germany would have been standing on this very spot. On this morning, just outside the Hotel Avendi where I was staying, the peacefulness of Griebnitzsee was a reminder of the changes that have occurred in the world since 1989.

I am told that sunrises like this are very rare in Potsdam winters. I’ll consider myself lucky. For so many, many reasons.


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  • Aperture: ƒ/8
  • Camera: ILCE-7RM2
  • Taken: 18 February, 2018
  • Exposure bias: -1EV
  • Focal length: 28mm
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/2.5s
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