Welcome to Mountain Moments

I am Marius, mountain lover and photographer from Germany. Currently, this site is under construction. I add blog posts about mountain photography, hiking in the Alps, travel tips and all other photography and mountain related stuff here.

Meanwhile i invite you to visit my German speaking page www.mountainmoments.de. You will find helpfull blog articles (most in German) our photography workshop offers in the European Alps and photography learning resources. Also check out our Photo Location page and discover the best photo spots in Europe and in the Alps.

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The most beautiful hike in the Northern Alps leads through the Alpstein massif. Picturesque views, massive granite slabs, idyllically situated mountain lakes and a Swiss postcard landscape of the very finest. All information, directions and the most beautiful vantage points! The Alpstein is a relatively small mountain massif in the Appenzell Alps in north-eastern Switzerland. […]

Problem solution: Lightroom does not recognize RAW format of the new camera

If you buy a new camera and shoot in raw format, you’ll sometimes be surprised: Lightroom doesn’t recognize the new raw files! Big question mark, we’ll show you the 4 best solutions. Short answer: There is a solution for your problem. I show you 4 ways how you can easily solve your RAW file format […]

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You have XMP files for your image files and want to import them into Lightroom to continue working with your edited images? In this article, you’ll learn how to quickly and easily import XMP files into Lightroom. No matter how professional you work as a landscape photographer or outdoor photographer as a hobby photographer, sooner […]

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Photo workflow Tip: Lightroom default setting XMP – Saving files: Many photographers, including us at Mountain Moments, use Lightroom. An important basic setting, perhaps the most important setting in Lightroom is only used by a few photographers. For years this is no problem, but then when suddenly the software refuses the service, a PC change […]

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Lightroom opens when you any external drive? How to fix this A slightly annoying feature of Lightroom is that the program opens automatically as soon as an external data carrier is plugged into the computer. When you use Lightroom and connect an external hard drive or USB stick to you computer or laptop, lightroom opens […]

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Germany is often wrongly portrayed as a boring country. From Husum to Berchtesgaden it is not only more than 1000km distance, but there are also many unique, even more breathtakingly beautiful and diverse cultural landscapes in between. Landscape photographers and photographers in general tend to forget this in “boring Germany”. In this article we would […]

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The most beautiful mountains in the world – this is how the Dolomites are often called. Nowhere in the Alpine region are the peaks more rugged, nowhere is access to these regions so comparatively easy. In this article we would like to introduce you to what we think are the most beautiful photo spots in […]

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Innsbruck is the secret capital of the Alps – nestled in the mountains close to the city, wonderful hikes are waiting to be discovered. Here are the 6 most beautiful hikes in and around Innsbruck – 3 hikes for beginners and families and 3 wonderful day hikes for passionate mountain hikers. In and around Innsbruck, […]