Paralia Thermis.

The once famous and now abandoned Sarlitza Palace Hotel in Thermi. Built in 1909 by order of the Turk Sovereign Hasan Mola Moustafa on the plans of French architects. It once accommodated Kings… Continue reading

GLASHUSET

En travl uge er ved at ende. Og Kraist hvor har den dog bare gået stærkt. Søndagens lille hygge afsked med Niller på værtshuset Glashuset. Jeg er ikke det man kalder Stamgæst, men… Continue reading

PLATANELLI.

Some sad news arrived yesterday. Platanelli is closed. Read more here: http://kristofferihlen.com/blog/2015/8/5/platanelli

FULL MOON.

Tonight there was a full moon over Copenhagen. It was a nice view but kind of cold when the temperature is 11,5 Celsius. I guess warm clothes are a must-have these days in… Continue reading

FROM PEBLE BEACH.

I finally had some time to look at some long exposures I did on my latest trip to Lesvos. I had some windy weather that day so most of them came out a… Continue reading

WANT A FREE PICTURE?

A bit over a year ago I was decorating the kitchen and made a 40×40 Cm. image called “Dining With Sappho”. Now since the kitchen has been rebuilt I do not know where… Continue reading

SUNRISE.

Driving down the east-coast in Sealand an hour before the sun was rising. I stopped by Skovshoved harbour. Summer in Denmark? Yes but it’s still cold during the summer-nights. I miss them warm… Continue reading

I FORGOT TO TELL YOU AND I’M SORRY.

At 1. July 2015 I posted: “Do I dare to dare myself?” So far I have managed to not using the Nikon DSLR. It is still in the drawer. And thinking about the… Continue reading

THE SAVAGE ROSE.

These days there are concerts all-over Copenhagen, Jazz-concerts. Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2015. The festival has been hold annually since 1979 and is one of Europe’s largest. Las night I went to Denmark’s Radio… Continue reading

7 SEAS, PLOMARI.

TIME FOR LUNCH. For me, to make or prepare food is a visual art. The 7 Seas in Plomari does the same thing. In Japan they make sushi and they say: When you… Continue reading

MAMA KATERINA, AMOUDELI PLOMARI.

OUT FOR MEZE. Ripping off your customers is not a very clever thing to do unless you don’t want them back. And going out for Meze in Greece is a great thing if… Continue reading

DO I DARE TO DARE MYSELF?

Travelling ultra-light. My latest trip to Lesvos I had to bring my DSLR-Camera and my filters to try out something. However I was carrying around my Canon G16 witch I manage to take… Continue reading

VILLA KATERINA

I find myself at home here. The hospitality, the view from the balcony, the silence, and the neighbour’s dog barking at other dogs from the rooftop were she stands perfectly safe. I have… Continue reading

FROM PLAGIA.

I had a trip to the village Plagia and sat down for a cold Mythos in the shadow under the three. There was a man sitting at the table next to me. I… Continue reading

LONG EXPOSURE

Yesterdays trip to the beach Melinta where I did some exposures on 50 sec. Let’s just call it the Ouzo-Project making the sea as white as milk.

WHAT TO BRING.

I’m always planning to get as less gear with me as possible when I travel. However I end up with an overloaded suitcase that I can hardly carry around. Lenses, flashes, filters, backup-camera,… Continue reading

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY.

Good Morning Copenhagen this morning just before the sun came up. I love moments like this also when I travel. Hang on I mentioned traveling and I have been thinking allot about something… Continue reading

HELLO EDDIE.

Out dining at the Greek Taverna Kreta in Copenhagen here the other day. I had to take a picture of Eddie the young man at the table beside. Hello Eddie.

Environmental Portraiture.

I always bring my camera with me wherever I go. Sunday morning I had a trip to the city after my nightshift and captured this woman at Freddy’s Bar.

LONG TIME AGO.

I remember ten years ago on May 22d. I was full of energy and woke up early that morning on my sailboat in Svanemøllen Copenhagen harbour. This morning I was passing by the… Continue reading

ASGER CARLSEN.

Wanted to do something different on photography, and started merging pictures together. I think the idea is interesting enough and for a while I have studied some of the techniques that he is… Continue reading

NEXT PLEASE.

DEAR NORWEGIANS.

Today it’s the Norwegian constitution-day. They call it Norway’s Birthday but with the shitty weather today, them Norwegians cannot have been nice this year. Well I was about to tell a story so… Continue reading

SUMMER IS HERE.

Well almost, a bit cold but we are used to that in this northern part of Europe. I have been thinking about doing some street-photography now that it’s getting warmer and the long… Continue reading

Liberation Day.

On the evening of 4th of May the Danes have a tradition of lighting candles in their windows. After more than five years of war from 1940 to 1945 all windows was blended… Continue reading

Copenhagen Last Night.

Nyhavn in Copenhagen is a nice spot at this time of the year. Have a nice day.

ELECTRA PALACE HOTEL

In the heart of the city centre of Thessaloniki has a spectacular façade and I hope to stay here on my next visit to Thessaloniki. The 5-star Electra Palace Hotel Thessaloniki features a… Continue reading

BLUE.

I had a pit stop last night at Islands Brygge in Copenhagen. I had my tripod in the trunk of my car and really had to try to get this image. It was… Continue reading

The Bible.

A few nights ago I was out walking. Leaning up against the wall there were placed a bible. The address it was placed on have some history so I guess I have to… Continue reading