Vintage

Everyday is an opportunity to have a blissful moment. An encounter with someone who sticks in your mind or is a start of something meaningful, being a witness of something beautiful or just having something ‘click’. Last week I added a new lens to my camera gear. It’s the Voigtlander 35mm 1,4 MC lens. It’s […]

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Industrial Symmetry

I have done a lot, a mean really a lot of portraits and reportages the last couple of months. A couple of photo’s are featured on this blog and my portfolio site. It gives me so much joy to make the photography dance with my subjects and my Leica. Having said that, after so many […]

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Into the night

Into the night   Beams of light and falling rain Light that cast shadows Lines that meet and move away I take a last look before I move on Feeling the weight of my camera My hand holding it, caressing it A feeling of just knowing That what is, is just right.   Into the […]

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Van Gogh

  I am fortunate to live just a couple of minutes away of the famous Van Gogh Museum. For a lot of tourists, this museum is a must-see when visiting Amsterdam. For a good reason; both the collection as the building are impressive. The only downside of this museum is that it is packed with […]

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Classic

I can really get annoyed by all the scooters in Amsterdam. I try not to (non-responding is a spiritual practice you know….) but boy they can get my nerves as they spit out so much pollution and noises. Foremost however, it’s the way they are driven; often in a reckless way. Having said that the […]

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Monochrome Mode

I like how lines can create something that resonates with the very thing that ignites your sense of beauty, especially if they are a result of functional design. Walking on the Museum Plein in Amsterdam after visiting the Stedelijk Museum, I passed one of the entrances to the underground car parking. The lines and lightning […]

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