Category: Photography

  • Easter Fire (Osterfeuer) in Germany

    Easter Fire (Osterfeuer) in Germany

    The photos and video above are from an Easter Fire (bonfire) in the German state of Lower Saxony. What is Easter Fire in Germany? The Easter Fire, also called as Osterfeuer, represents light in the darkness. It is a symbol of hope and renewal. You can light a candle, or you can burn a bonfire,…

  • Beltane Fire Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland

    Beltane Fire Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland

    What does Beltane mean? The name comes from the Celtic festival of May Day or Beltaine, which was celebrated at the beginning of summer. This ancient ritual involved fire rituals and fertility rites. Edinburgh’s Beltane Fire Festival takes place annually on 30 April on Calton Hill. The event in it’s current form has been held…

  • In the Heart of Glasgow

    In the Heart of Glasgow

    A long time ago, I was in a state of flux. Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, housed me through a long winter. I was fascinated by Glasgow’s architecture, and people. Recently, Hollywood producers are flocking to Glasgow for its streets and buildings that resemble some of America’s cities. The latest Indiana Jones and Batman movies have…