Grain

I shot my first roll of Kodak TMax 3200  a few months ago. When I loaded my Mintolta X-700 with this iconic film, I noticed that the ASA setting of the Minolta only goes to 1600 ASA. I have never shot with a sensitive roll of film so a ‘pulled’ 1600 ASA film was still much […]

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Your inner child

I caught these wonderful children lying flat on their belly. Their plan? Let’s find out what the doves will do if we make ourselves even smaller and keep quiet…. When was the last time you let you inner child take the decision?

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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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Aligned and well

When I was shooting for a storytelling project I am conducting these days for the city of Amsterdam, my path crossed that of Sjuul. Sjuul is, besides an awesome guy, a personal trainer and movement/mobility/Capoeira specialist. We had a chat and decided to have an impromptu photo shoot which turned out quite well. Jules knows every […]

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Swifly

  Swiftly he manoeuvred his bike to the right as he approached me. I was totally in the moment, in a meditative state as I always am shooting with my Leica’s. I could not be bothered less. It rained slightly that evening in Amsterdam. Tourists moved from the Central Station towards the city centre. I […]

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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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