I shoot or used to shoot mainly with:

- Nikon D610
- Nikon D200
- Nikon D80

Film 35mm
- Nikon FA
- Nikon F90X
- Nikon F601

Film Medium Format
- Zeiss Box Tengor II
- Hasselblad 503cw
- Mamya 645

I sometimes blog about my photography related experiments at badassphotographers.wordpress.com (together with some friends).

If you create derivates basing on my work, please attribute either by referring to my full name "Photo by Alexander Boden", or by referring to my flickr name and URL "Photo by Bogenfreund (www.flickr.com/people/bogenfreund)".

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    Karen Kincy says:

    "A talented photographer with a special knack for composition and capturing lovely lighting. Able to make everything from spiders to statues look beautiful. Worthy of many more faves and awards. :)"

    December 5th, 2007

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    he_boden says:

    "Honestly spoken, I deeply feel that "Bogenfreund" has got a very high grade of photographic skills and maturation within a breathtaking short time. Buying the Nikon D80 has changed his - and my life!
    I look forward to see his newest works on Flickr every night with some eagerness and an old fathers proudness. I love his distinctive, creative and precise way to view the world and to capture some notable moments of time. There is not only a congeniality of nature but also a congeniality of our souls which makes me very happy. He has developed a very distinctive "handwriting" in his style of photography. It took me much more time to reach that level. I have been much longer the brave photographic craftsman - he directly started as an artist. I guess his excellent talent of telling stories did help him to do so. His pictures tell stories - which I do love very much.
    And I have started to learn lots of things from him which I appreciate so much.
    Spread your wings - young eagle - trust in your strength and fly ..."

    June 2nd, 2007

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    xanadubijoux says:

    "I feel I revel so much in this photostream that I need to say something about the work this man displays. I came across Bogenfreund's work quite by accident. I'm certainly glad I did! He's still young and becoming quite the master at this craft! He has an amazing and natural perception of contrast. The mix of light, silhouettes and photographic technique leaves something rather spectacular for the viewer. A delicious blend of atmosphere, trepidation and calm lend to the focus of his brilliant forest and cemetary visuals. The shadows of a row of palm trees and the dramatic cast of a sunset's golden light gives you a sensory availability to destinations that, otherwise, might be inaccessible to you. You want to jump into these photographs and be a part of a pictorial life you wish was yours! Thanks for the work you put into them Mr. Freund! I hope to see more of your talents emerge from my liquid crystal display!"

    January 15th, 2007

Alexander Boden
July 2005
Bonn, Germany
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