Stop bombing Aleppo

Stop bombing Aleppo A little boy at a “Stop bombing Aleppo” demonstration of Syrian refugees in The Hague, The Netherlands to ask attention for the inhuman situation of the inhabitants of Aleppo, Syria.

Weekly photo challenge – Local

Local The pride of Gouda, The Netherlands: Old City Hall at the Markt square – built between 1448 and 1450, one of the oldest Gothic city halls in the Netherlands Weekly photo challenge – Local Save

Weekly photo challenge – H2O

H2O H2O – Water. Plenty of it on the Dutch coast. In the Sky and on Scheveningen beach. Weekly photo challenge – H2O

Monochrome Monday – 28

The Fork – a remake This is a remake of the world famous picture made by Andre Kertesz, The Fork. My bowl is just a little bit more shallow than the original so the shadow of the fork is not as deep. Also the fork itself is flat instead of round. Save Save

Weekly photo challenge – Nostalgia

From the DDR … Surprise! I discovered my first camera, a Praktica, in a display in the DDR museum in Berlin. Never realized it was made in former East-Germany. But it worked fine and I still have good memories about it. Today I take my pictures with a Nikon D750 from Japan … Weekly photo…

Weekly photo challenge – Quest

Quest for Beauty “Rien ne va arrêter ma quête pour te trouver” No one will stop my quest to find you.” ― Susane Colasanti, Something Like Fate Picture taken at the Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam The Netherlands. Spectators looking for a new picture to add to their collection. A Quest for Beauty. Weekly Photo Challenge…

Thursday Doors – Screen

Screen This is a door. Sort of. Depends on the definition. No cathedrals available. All historic buildings to far off. So plastic it is. This screen is hanging between two sections in “The Museum Of The Image”. I was intrigued with the shoe that points directely at me  if you look between the two parts…

Thursday Doors – Orange door

Orange door Been very busy lately … making photo’s for my study. And ran out of doors I guess 🙂 But while visiting PhoToBreda, a leading photo exhibition in Europe, I made a picture of a lovely door. I hope you like it!   Thursday Doors is a post series run by Norm Frampton. If…

Weekly photo challenge – Edge

On the Edge Where are you going?” I asked. “The middle of nowhere.” “I thought this was it.” “Nah.” You shook your head. “This is just the edge.” ― Lucy Christopher Commuters waiting for the Subway standing on the edge of the line. Me included. Weekly Photo Challenge – Edge

Weekly photo challenge – Mirror

Me. Just me. Don’t worry if people think you’re crazy. You are crazy. You have that kind of intoxicating insanity that lets other people dream outside of the lines and become who they’re destined to be. ― Jennifer Elisabeth Weekly Photo Challenge – Mirror

Sleeper in Metropolis

The film Metropolis (Fritz Lang, 1927) is still a wonder to watch. The music from Anne Clarck is still beautiful.

Travel theme – History

Windmill De Roode Leeuw My second entry to the Travel theme Challenge. The windmill Roode Leeuw (Red Lion) in Gouda The Netherlands. De Roode Leeuw is among the oldest flourmills in the Netherlands. I made this picture on a very bright afternoon. And the blue is not photoshopped 🙂 It is by the grace of the…

Weekly photo challenge – Frame

Frame – tunnelvision Many people seek popularity and want everyone to know their name. It’s not important for everyone to know your name, it’s important that some of the people you know don’t forget your name ― Ron Baratono Weekly Photo Challenge – Frame

Monochrome Monday – 22

Abstract building – Kurfurstendamm Berlin Glass building close to the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche

Monochrome Monday – 21

Shoes – made in the DDR I took this picture in the DDR museum in Berlin. A small but entertaining museum that gives an idea of life in the former DDR. Many of the objects shown are on the same level of design as there counterparts in ‘free world’. But, the winner takes it all.

Travel theme – Weather

My first entry to the Travel theme Challenge. Weather is the most discussed topic on earth I think. Everybody is feeling the effects of weather everyday! The weather in Holland is famous for her glorious skies. So my first entry is a photo from a sky filled with Cumulus congestus above the Dutch coast on…