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Ysperklamm – There are lovers in the forest

Words and Image by Gavin Lyons

March 29, 2013

The Irish Session late one night at The Dubliner, Salzburg

The Irish Session late one night at The Dubliner, Salzburg. No flash was used, and bugger all light was available. ISO 3200 and 5000….

March 4, 2013

Industrial Shapes at Trieben

It was one of those days, Autumn and all it’s glory revealed herself. I was travelling in deepest Styria, searching out landscapes of the surrounding area. I came…

December 7, 2012

Use Fujifilm X100 for Landscape Photography

The Fujifilm X100 is truly a wonder, a small size camera offering a DSLR sensor size inside. I am amazed that I’m able to carry a couple of…

November 21, 2012

Image & Verse : Forest Logs and Four Walls

Four walls, They look the same and won’t speak to me! I’ve had enough of these four walls, Even when I hoovered away their cobwebs, They wouldn’t offer…

October 13, 2012

High & Low @ JazzIt, Salzburg

I had the pleasure to photograph High & Low here in Salzburg. Ensure to have a listen. She’s Gone” from High and Low’s debut album “Narrow Road” Listen to…

September 19, 2012

Salzkammergut, Zinkenbachklamm hidden falls

Hidden in the Salzkammergut within the Zinkenbach canyon there you find a waterfall maybe being photographed by someone barefooted in lederhosen! Who knows ? be amused as you…

August 25, 2012

Is it fun what you are doing ?

‘If ‘aint fun don’t do it’ or why are you doing it ? is the question your should be asking yourself . Doing something you enjoy in life…

August 11, 2012

Workshop at KFJ with Tamas Revesz

I’m attaining a workshop at the Kuratorium für Journalistenausbildung (KFJ) in Salzburg. Below is a description of the course and some of the images I made in the…

July 5, 2012

Übleschlucht in Lattern, Vorarlberg, Austria – The hidden wild canyon

The odd name and how its sound when spoken of this canyon in Vorarlberg – the Üble, sounds in German to me what you would say when you…

June 22, 2012

Zinkenbachklamm – Behind the scenes

This gorge isn’t exactly marked out well. If you search for ‘Zinkenbach’ in the GPS you’ll least find the road after that it was a guess for me….

June 18, 2012

Engenlochschlucht, Vorarlberg – How to photograph in the rain ?

The forecast was bleak for the next couple of days. I was optimistic for some overcast days well least when the rain would ease off. How do you…

June 14, 2012

Salzburg street images inspired by limitations

So what do you do when there no clouds in the sky and you’re inspired towards landscape photography ? Well the light was warm and getting lower as…

June 5, 2012

Photographing, Trochene Klamm, Salzburg with behind the scenes

Here I was photographing in the middle of winter in Trochene Klamm (the dry gorge) in Salzburg last January 2012.        

May 5, 2012

Panorama 2:1 – Under the Mozartsteg – Salzburg

I had this desire in my mind of photographing along the Salzach. The river which flows through Salzburg. I ventured out on my bike in weather that’s sub-zero…

February 15, 2012

Glasenbachklamm, Salzburg in Winter Weather

Today (31/12/2011) I decided to fill up my faithful flask with some chai tea. Made with hot milk and honey the proper way. So the plan was to…

January 1, 2012

Breaking Traditions

Listen to the Audioboo which give a little insight into the image. Taken on June 13th 2010

September 17, 2010

Ysperklamm in Waldviertel, Neiderösterreich

The Ysper gorge is located in Upper Austria/Neiderösterreich, in the Waldviertel – the forest quarter. The winding roads led endlessly up and down hills, with wheat and corn…

July 25, 2010

The story behind the Giglachalm photo-trip

“Speckbrot” for breakfast once the dawn photo shoot was over. We were up for a least 4 hours already starting around 4-5am. We had a day’s work done…

July 19, 2010

Gorges of Mühlviertel in Upper Austria – Part II Klamschlucht – Granite Tor

Above is the Klam fortress standing proud on its rock, while below is the Klamschlucht gorge where I visited on my last trip to Linz. Situated in the…

July 13, 2010

Gorges of Mühlviertel in Upper Austria – Part I Giessenbachklamm

Image available is part of the Austrian Gorge Project, all image available as beautiful fine art print worldwide There are four interesting gorges in the Mühlviertel (The mill…

July 4, 2010

How it is with photographic landscape projects …

alternative title – or coming to terms with Austrian gorge project I thought it was funny when I read a tweet that a landscape photographer had bought time…

June 30, 2010

Old Timer Rally, Ramsau 2010

It’s that time again, Herman’s 15th year as the MC for the Ramsau’s finest collection of tractor, motorbikes and vintage cars. Images taken with the mother of lens…

June 20, 2010

Being a Landscape Photographer – (recorded within the forest)

I decided to take the new digital ‘thing-me-jig’ out for a spin. After a bit of testing and tweakin’, I was ready to record. But this time not…

May 26, 2010

Austrian Gorge : Wolfsklamm, Tirol Part 2 – Audio & Image

I’m enjoying making these podcasts / audioboo or even maybe called pictureBoo. So I present part two of the Wolfsklamm. I’ve ordered a small digital pocket recorder today,…

May 21, 2010

Austrian Gorge : Wolfsklamm, Tirol Part 1 – Audio & Image


May 19, 2010

Austrian Gorge : Wolfsklamm, Tirol

Yet again, I’m back on the trail covering the canyon through out Austria. Arriving at a town called Vomp in Tirol just off the motorway, from here it’s…

May 15, 2010

Bare Bark – Buchenweg, Ramsau am Dachstein – #Steiermark

Audioboo / Pictureboo #2 You can listen to my ‘pictureboo’ regarding this image either below or to the side of the photograph. If the photograph needs to be…

April 25, 2010