Monochrome Monday – 44

My niece “We be light, we be life, we be fire! We sing electric flame, we rumble underground wind, we dance heaven! Come be we and be free!” ― Kate Griffin Remake of a picture taken by Tom Munro from Angelina Jolie.

Monochrome Monday – 42

Geert Smits fotografie | Gouda

Sanquin Rock   “to take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability. precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's relentless melt.”  ― Susan Sontag, On Photography Nikon D750 – Sigma 24-105mm ISO 6400 F5.6 1/80

Monochrome Monday – 41

Geert Smits fotografie | Gouda

Jaco van kempen - StudioGonz   “to take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability. precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's relentless melt.”  ― Susan Sontag, On Photography Nikon D750 – Sigma 24-105mm ISO 6400 F5.6 1/80

Weekly Photo Challenge – Waiting

Waiting “For a long time, she held a special place in my heart. I kept this special place just for her, like a "Reserved" sign on a quiet corner table in a restaurant. Despite the fact that I was sure I'd never see her again.” ― Haruki Murakami, Girl behind a door waiting to enter … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge – Waiting

Monochrome Monday – 40

monochrome monday - child

Little girl in Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam   “to take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability. precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's relentless melt.”  ― Susan Sontag, On Photography Nikon D750 – Nikkor 35mm 1.8 – F5.6 – 1/125

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge – Signs

Signs on the beach Ever lost sight of your child on the beach? Panic! So at Scheveningen beach they invented the baby signpost. All different. Easy to recognize and to remember 🙂 Camera: Nikon D750 / Lens Sigma 105 mm (wet plate development) Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Signs

Monochrome Monday – 36 – Waalsdorpervlakte

monochromemonday - Waalsdorpervlakte

Remember those who gave their lives for our freedom "And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier's tomb, and beauty weeps the brave." --Joseph Rodman Drake The Waalsdorpervlakte is an open place in the dune area "Meijendel" (The Hague, the Netherlands), where over 250 members of the … Continue reading Monochrome Monday – 36 – Waalsdorpervlakte

Weekly photo challenge – A Good Match

Four trees in the snow

Four Trees in the snow “I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” ― Lewis Carroll Four trees in snow.  Black … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – A Good Match

Monochrome Monday – 32

monochrome-monday-holsteiner

Holstein cow Holstein Friesians (often shortened to Holsteins in North America, while the term Headers is often used in Europe) are a breed of dairy cattle originating from the Dutch provinces of North Holland and Friesland, and what is now Schleswig-Holstein in Northern Germany. They are known as the world's highest-production dairy animals. The Geef … Continue reading Monochrome Monday – 32

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