Michael Oswald - Travel Photography

Montafon, Austria

Michael Oswald Photography: Montafon, AustriaMontafon
Just a short ride from our home is the beautiful Montafon region. (Michael Oswald, July 2010)

New Zealand

Michael Oswald Photography: New ZealandMichael Oswald Photography: New ZealandNew Zealand
There is hardly any destination on Earth further away from our home than this beautiful country. We enjoyed the various types of beautiful landscapes that can be found there. Also the first vacation with my new DSLR (now, its a Nikon D90). (Michael Oswald, March 2010)


Michael Oswald Photography: Glasgow and EdinburghGlasgow and Edinburgh
A nice conference location. The weather was above average, making it quite enjoyable there. (Michael Oswald, October 2008)

South Tyrol

Oswald Photography: Grindelwald Michael
Oswald Photography: South TyrolSouth Tyrol, Italy
Great place for both hiking and relaxing. And for having nice food. But why did my valley shots turn blue? (Michael Oswald, September 2008)


Michael Oswald Photography: Jostedalsbreen NP, NorwayJostedalsbreen National Park
Jostedalsbreen is the largest glacier on the European mainland. Its arms such as Briksdalsbreen, Kjendalsbreen, or Bodalsbreen are retreating at a fast pace. (Michael Oswald, May 2008)


Oswald Photography: Grindelwald Michael
Oswald Photography: GrindelwaldGrindelwald, Switzerland
Just few hours by car from my home - absolutely lovely landscape. (Michael Oswald, September 2007)


Oswald Photography: Valencia Michael
Oswald Photography: ValenciaValencia, Spain
Magnificent pieces of modern architecture. You won't find this anywhere else. (Michael Oswald, October 2006)

Pacific Coast Highway

Michael Oswald Photography: Pacific Coast HighwayFrom Monterey to Big Sur
One of the most beautiful coastlines I have ever seen. (Michael Oswald, September 2006)

Colorado and Utah

Michael Oswald Photography: Rockies Michael
Oswald Photography: RockiesColorado NM, Arches NP, Canyonlands NP
I just like this place! (Michael Oswald, August 2006)


Michael Oswald Photography: China Michael Oswald
Photography: ChinaBeijing, and the Great Wall
My first time in China. And definitely not the last time. Next time I maybe ought to choose a different season... (Michael Oswald, July 2006)


Michael Oswald Photography: Japan Michael Oswald
Photography: JapanKyoto, Hiroshima, Tokyo
Cherry blossom season! Probably the best time to vistit Japan. (Michael Oswald, April 2006)


Michael Oswald Photography: NiceNice
Great weather, good food. - That is why I like southern France. (Michael Oswald, October 2005)

Island of Kaua'i

Michael Oswald Photography: Southwestern USA Michael Oswald
Photography: Island of Kaua'iIsland of Kaua'i
Called "the garden isle" the island of Kaua'i is one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen. Na'Pali Coast, Waimea Canyon, and the Wai'ale'ale Crater are just a few of the outstanding places on this island. (Michael Oswald, September 2005)

Southwestern USA

Michael Oswald Photography: Southwestern USA Michael Oswald
Photography: Southwestern USASouthwestern USA
A large number of photos taken in the following Natioal Parks: Death Valley, Lassen Volcanic, Crater Lake, Redwood, Grand Canyon, Arches, Canyonlands, Bryce Canyon, and Zion. Also included: some photos taken in San Francisco, and Lake Tahoe. (Michael Oswald, August 2005)


Oswald Photography: MoscowMoscow
Beautiful, beautiful - in many ways. This city has indeed exceeded my expectations. (Michael Oswald, July 2005)

London at Night

Michael Oswald Photography: London at Night Michael Oswald
Photography: London at NightLondon at Night
I travelled light - to shoot on sight. All these pictures were taken without a tripod. The camera rested on the sidewalk, or on walls. (Michael Oswald, June 2005)

The Brocken, Germany

Michael Oswald Photography: The Brocken, Germany Michael Oswald Photography: The Brocken, Germany The Brocken, Germany
A rare opportunity of having good weather on top of this mountain yielded some really nice shots. In most days of the year, especially in winter time, this mountain is shrouded in fog. (Michael Oswald, February 2005)


Michael Oswald Photography: CubaCuba
An interesting country indeed. Sometimes it felt like time travelling (back, of course). Just look at the cars... This section includes images of the most interesting places like Havanna, Trinidad, Camaguey, and Baracoa. (Michael Oswald, January 2005)

Western Canada

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Western Canada Western Canada
A large selection of images taken in Mt Revelstoke, Glacier, Kootenay, Banff, Joho, Jasper, and Pacific Rim National Parks of British Columbia and Alberta. Photos of Vancouver, B.C. are also included. (Michael Oswald, October 2004)

Maui Sunsets

Oswald Photography: New York CityMaui Sunsets
Even locals gather on the beaches when it is about sunset time. Maui sunsets are a spectacular view - cloud coverage is almost always just right. (Michael Oswald, September 2004)

New York City

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New York City New York City
Back in the Big Apple! This time with a good camera. Last time it was just my old Fuji Discovery. And a tripod was also with me. I used it for the nighttime shots of the Times Square and 5th Avenue. (Michael Oswald, August 2004)

National Parks of Hawaii

Michael Oswald Photography: Haleakala National Park Haleakala National Park
This park is located on the Island of Maui. It includes both the Kipahulu coastal regions and the summit region of Mount Haleakala, a giant dormant shield volcano. Its summit is 3,055 meters (10,023 feet) above sea level, accessible even by car. The name Haleakala means "house of the sun" in Hawaiian. (Michael Oswald, September 2003)

Oswald Photography: Volcanoes National Park Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Located on the "Big Island" of Hawaii, the park includes two active volcanoes: Mauna Loa, and Kilauea. In the region near the Puu Oo vent and at the end of the "Chain of the Craters Road", active lava flows can be observed. The park offers a variety of hikes for every kind of visitor. (Michael Oswald, September 2003)

Maui and Big Island Photos

Oswald Photography: Maui and Big IslandMichael Oswald Photography:
Maui and Big Island Road to Hana, Mauna Kea, and more
Also outside of the National Park borders, there are many interersting things to see on both the Island of Maui and the Big Island. (Michael Oswald, September 2003)