Photo 0055: Hundeauslaufwiese

A 'Hundeauslaufwiese' (dog meadow) sign in the middle of a river.
Magdeburg, Germany
Date (taken):
January 2024
Camera model:
Fujifilm X-T4
Lens model:
Fujifilm XF 16-80mm ƒ/4 R OIS WR
Exposure settings:
25mm (37mm) | ƒ/4.5 | 1/480s | ISO 160

A "Hundeauslaufwiese" — a beautiful German word — is a meadow where dog owners may unleash their four-legged friends. This sign creates a juxtaposition with the flood covering the meadow. "Auslauf" has a second meaning of a (water) leak, which creates another interesting association.