Cover photo
Martin Kling
Works at Software AG
Attended Universität Stuttgart
12,172 followers|881,759 views
In his circles
4,294 people
Have him in circles
12,172 people
Daniel Andersson's profile photo
Andrew Thomas's profile photo
Gesamtprojektleitung CloudMediaPlattform/LOEWE Projekte
  • Software AG
Basic Information
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn. (Gore Vidal)

I'm here for two reasons: to gather interesting ideas and connect to people with those and for sure for Photography. Photography is in general the only stuff I post to the public.

I'm a flexible guy interested in a lot of topics and themes and believe it is important to be open and flexible when listening to others. I still have some convictions I won't give up easily. 

"Allow yourself to yield, and
you can stay centered.
Allow yourself to bend, and
you will stay straight.
Allow yourself to be empty, and
you'll get filled up.
Allow yourself to be exhausted, and
you'll be renewed.

Having little, you can receive much.
Having much, you'll just become confused."
(Lao Tzu)

If you take offense by my art/pictures/opinions/comments I point to the  following line:

'And if perchance I have offended
think but this and all is mended
We'd as well be ten minutes back in time
For all the chance you'd change your mind.'
(Tim Minchin)

In Photography I'd love to one day create a work that fits the words below:

'Anybody can look at a pretty girl and see a pretty girl. An artist can look at a pretty girl and see the old woman she will become. A better artist can look at an old woman and see the pretty girl that she used to be. But a great artist — a master — can look at an old woman, portray her exactly as she is… and force the viewer to see the pretty girl she used to be….'
"Stranger In A Strange Land", Robert Heinlein
Bragging rights
If not otherwise stated all my work displayed here is under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
  • Universität Stuttgart
  • Gymnasium Radolfzell
Contributor to


Pondering and reflecting
I caught these Ladies reflecting their work experiences during a break when shooting around the ADAC building in Munich. The contrasting colors of the windows made for a great reflective background here.

#streetphotography   #street  
Add a comment...
beauty and decay

a small hidden fotographers treasure spot I found during my last little walk .. I'm not totally happy how this shot turned out so maybe I have to visit this again. What do you say? Any ideas?

+LongExposure Thursday curated by +Francesco Gola +Luca Gerardi #longexposurethursday
Richard Kralicek's profile photoDegni Lara's profile photoChannel Kristina's profile photoMartin Kling's profile photo
que eromoso uuuuuaaaaaooo
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...

Martin Kling

Shared publicly  - 
Light flowing down the river
While I was sitting at the river last Sunday morning the rising sun was lighting the stones and the water always changing. Even during an single shot it was not possible to predict the outcome as 50 seconds meant a lot of change in light. Still I was able to get some nice ones I will share with you these days. Have a great weekend folks!
Pam Boling's profile photoHope Searan's profile photoLinda Stokes's profile photoSungwook Choe's profile photo
Add a comment...

Martin Kling

Shared publicly  - 
Grilled Cat
best place to spend a Saturday afternoon ...

+CATURDAY! curated by +Cicely Robin Laing +Shantha Marie Fountain +Khrystiane Friedli #CATURDAY
Nicole S.'s profile photoSusanne Holtkamp's profile photoKhrystiane Friedli's profile photo
Meow! ... fast vorbei, aber trotzdem noch schnell einen schönen Abend und einen tollen Sonntag! +Martin Kling 
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...
In his circles
4,294 people
Have him in circles
12,172 people
Daniel Andersson's profile photo
Andrew Thomas's profile photo
Elizabeth Lund's profile photoMartin Kling's profile photo
Cheers +Martin Kling !
Add a comment...

Martin Kling

Shared publicly  - 
Dripping into timeless waters
not really a macro today but I thought this detailed view of the mosses would please you!
Andreas Levi's profile photoElizabeth Lund's profile photoMartin Kling's profile photo
Danke +Andreas Levi :-)
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...

Martin Kling

Shared publicly  - 
Light on the river
as yesterdays pic was so much appreciated here another from the same river and morning, just a bit more close and personal ...
I am still enjoying the light on the stones when working on my shots!
Sandra Parlow's profile photoMartin Kling's profile photo
Glad you do +Sandra Parlow !
Add a comment...
Enjoying the freshness of the flowing water.
Those horses obviously did - the horseman in the back was soaked after all that splashing.
I had a great morning with my local fellow photographers along the Mangfall river last weekend.

+SilhouetteSaturday curated by +Naila z #SilhouetteSaturday
+#RuralSaturday curated by +Linda Stokes +Mario Cerroni +Heath Ramsey #RuralSaturday
Add a comment...

Martin Kling

Shared publicly  - 
just for fun a shot from last Carnival for this crazy Thursday!
Add a comment...
Martin Kling's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Garmisch: Partnachklamm

"Fotostation Schönau", Partnachklamm, Garmisch, Bayern, Berge, Schlucht, Wasser, Höhle

Spoiler Alert! – DORK TOWER 07.05.13

FirstPreviousNextLast. By John Kovalic | Published: May 7, 2013. Super Happy Introduction Day Fun Hour. FirstPreviousNextLast. This entry wa

Daily Photography Themes

The Original and Best Source for Daily Photography Themes | Come and Play :)

Hawkea's friends

A collection of my friends' art. Here, every week, you will find different themes. Current Theme: SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW

Movie Mashup Tuesday

where photography, movies, and humor collide!

Chrysta Rae's Photography Scavenger Hunt

The Photography Scavenger Hunt is a fun, engaging way to get creative with your photography, show off your talents and meet new, like-minded people.

The best & most affordable solar-powered LED light ever, donate it o...

Help eradicate kerosene lamps and treat yourself to the most affordable yet versatile LED light available, while supporting our projects.

G+ Mentorship Program for Photographers

Passing along the gift of knowledge and experience.