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By the roadside # 755
Gauting Summer Pool
World in reflection | Waiting for the summer
2020 has been a turbulent year. But also a quiet year for some. Like swimming pools and lakes, which in Summer usually are heavily frequented otherwise. But it’s also a chance for them to be calm finally. Their water is more clear, more peaceful.
In turn, they give trees, birds, houses, and us a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to stop and reflect. To see the world both at its most chaotic and most serene. And to see ourselves.

News Published
Süddeutsche Zeitung: Als Mark Spitz auf Medaillenkurs ging / When Mark Spitz set out on a medal course
blanche mamer, süddeutsche zeitung / munich, germany
Feb 9, 2022
Photographer Michael Nguyen has captured the Gauting summer pool, where the legendary swimmer trained for the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, in hibernation.

Der Fotograf Michael Nguyen hat das Gautinger Sommerbad, in dem der legendäre Schwimmer für die Olympischen Spiele 1972 in München trainierte, im Winterschlaf festgehalten.

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„I really love the series of swimming pool pictures one after the other“ Maggie Steber

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Michael Nguyen | Nguyensminiaturen

Nguyensminiaturen, Photography by Michael Nguyen, Munich, Gauting
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