Palace Chapel, Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany

April 28, 2017 - The Palace Chapel is two stories tall, built in the 1590s and richly ornamented with painted scenes, carvings and tile i...
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Decorative Art Objects at Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany

April 27, 2017 - Gottorf Castle houses many treasures from the Renaissance and Baroque periods. I really enjoyed seeing the decorative ar...
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Altar Pieces in the Gothic Hall, Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany

April 26, 2017 - The Gothic Hall, built in 1500, is on the lowest floor of the castle. It houses altar pieces and art from the 13 th to 1...
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Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany

April 25, 2017 - Gottorf Castle was built on the foundations of a medieval moated castle and served as the palace of the Dukes of Schlesw...
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Windmill, Gettorf, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 24, 2017 - One of many windmills in Schleswig-Holstein, this one was built in 1869. To see my best photos of Germany, please visit...
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The Devil in Alexanderplatz, Gettorf, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 21, 2017 - In Alexanderplatz, there is a statue of the devil beside a large boulder. According to folklore, the Devil tried to hit...
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St Jürgen‘s Church (Jürgenkirche) Gettorf, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 20, 2017 - First began in 1250 on a worship site that predates Christianity, it is now a Lutheran church with a beautiful ribbed ce...
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Holstein Cows, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 19, 2017 - We, of course, saw lots of Holstein cows in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany;-) To see my best photos of Germany, please visi...
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Rapaseed field in bloom, Borghorst, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 18, 2017 - Rapaseed, which is a fast growing member of the mustard family, is resplendent in yellow blossoms in spring. It is the t...
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Gardens at Herrenhaus, Borghorst, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 17, 2017 - The hotel had lovely grounds with horses and gardens. To see my best photos of Germany, please visit the Germany section...
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Happy Easter

April 16, 2017 - Happy Easter and Happy Spring!
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Cats and Spring Flowers Show

April 14, 2017 - My new exhibit "Cats and Spring Flowers" is on display at the Sangamo Club from April 14 - May 27. It is located at 227...
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Goose reflected

April 14, 2017 - He positioned himself perfectly in the tree and was very nicely reflected below.
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Pair of Ducks

April 13, 2017 - Pretty Birds!
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Synchronized swimming for ducks

April 12, 2017 - These two lined themselves up perfectly with even their heads tilted the same way.
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Close up of chicks

April 11, 2017 - I love the second one from the right – sleeping while swimming!
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Goose, Gander and Chicks

April 10, 2017 - Spring always makes me think of waterfowl. We saw lots in Germany.
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Furniture of Herrenhaus, Borghorst, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 07, 2017 - The Baroque style of this grand old mansion is carried through in the antique furniture. There was a beautiful cabinet f...
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Interior of Herrenhaus, Borghorst, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 06, 2017 - The interior of the mansion (now hotel) was opulent – murals on the walls, fancy chandeliers in every room, sweeping sta...
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Herrenhaus, Borghorst, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 05, 2017 - A beautiful baroque manor home, first built in 1450 and later expanded, where my great-great grandfather worked as a far...
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Park around Eutin Castle, Eutin, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 04, 2017 - The castle is situated in a park on a lake. I loved the lanes of trees and the way it filtered the light! To see my best...
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Eutin Castle (Eutiner Schloss), Eutin, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

April 03, 2017 - Eutin Castle was built during the Middle Ages as the seat of bishops and later the Dukes of Oldenburg. It is surrounded...
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