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 […]Read More Grain
This is a picture a took quite a while ago. I decided to combine two things that I like to do very much; riding my bike and taking pictures. It is my Ducati at the beach you are looking at. The picture is taken with my very first camera, the Minolta X-700. A sweet little […]Read More To the beach
Not a particular interesting object this time, but I like the play of light and lines in this picture. Shot with the analog Minolta X-700 with Rollei Retro 400 analog film at the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag.Read More Play of lines and light
While I was enjoying a nice cup of coffee and cheesecake with my daughter at a lunch room in Amsterdam, something happened I just cannot suppress: I saw a composition I had to capture with my camera. I happened to be my Minolta X-700 loaded with the very contrasty Rollei Retro film. I captures the essence […]Read More Amsterdam
I keep photographing classic cars…the lines but also the signs of aging and decay attract me in a big way. This is a detail of a VW Beetle or Käfer like the Germans call this wonderful machine.Read More Käfer
Come on you little fellow, Let’s try to touch the sky. Nothing is impossible in life As long as you believe in yourself. So get on your little toes, Conquer your fears and know that Life is full of possibilities and beauty.Read More Tip toe
As I was waiting for the subway to Amsterdam Central Station, I noticed a father and his daughter performing jumps and taking pictures with their smart phone. I decided to position myself strategically and to prefocus so when the ‘decisive moment’ happened, I was ready to shoot. I had a nice chat in the subway about […]Read More Jump!