At Wild Thyme (2 pictures)
Five of my photographs are currently on display at Wild Thyme in Napier, Western Cape, South Africa. The images (90 x 60 cm and framed) provide a good insight in the different processing techniques I use; from just ‘in camera settings’ (first picture) to the more graphical look (B&W-reduction) of the African Horsemen. The once-off…
Stanford from a German point of view
Last week the German TV-channel SWR broadcasted a 30 minutes documentary about the move of Jurgen & Susanne Schneider from Schriesheim (nr. Heidelberg in SouthWest Germany) to Stanford, South Africa, with them introducing the first Michelin Star in Stanford and the rest of South Africa. Thus making our village to the Culinary Center of the…
This is going to be Big Time here in Stanford
Springfontein Winery is currently undergoing mayor changes culminating in the opening of the new restaurant (with European stars) Springfontein Eats towards the end of this year. But first of all there is the new winemaker/general manager. We are pretty sure that Tariro will add a new dimension to the Springfontein wines. He is refreshing, has…
When Peter met Jami ………..
Peter was in “the restaurant business” in Hermanus. Jami was (still is BTW) the ‘Flower Queen’ of Stanford. One day Jami went for a drink in a restaurant in Hermanus. And the result you can read here.