A Blog for Berlin from Berlin

where you can read interesting interviews and stories of Berliners and their experiences in the city.

Polish Women Protest – What happens when rights become a political bargaining chip? Interview with Anna

Under the hashtag #wypierdalać ( polish: fuck off; go away), the demonstrations organized through the women rights activist group became one of the biggest political movements in Poland’s history, after changes were announced to tighten the already harsh abortion laws in Poland. On November 30th, 2020 during the ” March on Warsaw”, thousands of people protested in the capital alone with signs saying “no women no kraj”(no women, no country), “the future is now, oldman” etc. The red lightning sign was everywhere-

7 Tips on How to Start Street Photography

I started my journey with street photography in September 2019. After watching countless YouTube videos and tutorials, I finally decided to use my newly acquired knowledge and fly into the streets of Berlin at least 2 days a week. And then in March 2020, when the Corona pandemic really started to hit hard, I lost my job and started to shoot almost every day. In this article, I would like to share with you my tips for starting out.

“Creatives during the pandemic” – Interview with Sean Smuda

Sean Smuda is an established artist, photographer and writer currently living in Berlin. Known for his application of various media incorporating audio, sculpture and performance among others, his series “Blueprints” is part of the permanent collection of the Walker Art Center.

All written content and photography are mine unless stated otherwise.