Browsing through some analog medium format pictures today and found this one. Just recently I read about taking selfies being associated with narcissism and mental disorder. Being a) an avid photographer b) taking the hassle of analog and c) use the internet to fulfill my need for attention sums it all up then 😉 […]Read More Selfie-a mental disorder?
This picture is taken at the Boymans Museum with the analog Yashica medium format camera. As you might know, composing with this twin reflex camera is quite demanding as the image in the viewfinder is mirrored. Add to this that I was standing in a public space with the danger of someone walking straight into […]Read More On the way up
I was thrilled to have my pictures published on one of the biggest photo blog sites: Steve Huff Photo (see this blog post). To have them published for a second time is just plain awesome! Funny fact is that I totally missed Steve’s notice for my pictures on his Facebook page so after I noticed an increase […]Read More And that’s two!
Living in the The Netherlands gives me the opportunity to visit the great city of The Hague and Scheveningen (the latter seemingly very hard to pronounce for non-native speakers of the Dutch language…). One of the gems of The Hague is the Municipal Museum Of The Hague. Designed by Berlage, with Piet Mondriaan […]Read More Double treat
Just a quick note here! I shoot with different camera’s; A Leica M8, Canon 50D and for analog camera’s a Minolta X-700, a Olympus Trip 35 and last but certainly not least (!) a Yashica Mat 124G which is a medium format twin reflex camera. The sheer joy of operating this camera, combined with the […]Read More I Love that Yashica!
Shooting with an old medium format film camera enables you to take pictures of children without being creepy. With a Yashica Mat 124 G, you have to look at the top instead of the back of the camera. Truly a whole other experience and very Zen-like. I caught these boys in one of the parks […]Read More Looking Down