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The Surveyed Female – 5

The Photographer ‘We haven’t progressed beyond where we were when the medium was new, and we won’t. Photography is what its first practitioners said it was—pictures created by the controlled actions of nature, of light reflected from surfaces.’ -Jeff Wall- In 1975 zat Jeff Wall zat niet in mijn rugzak. We hadden geen rugzakken maar pukkels trouwens. Jeff Wall? Ik was nog niet verder gekomen … Continue reading The Surveyed Female – 5

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Weekly photo challenge – A Face in the Crowd

A Face in the Crowd “Every face, every shop, bedroom window, public-house, and dark square is a picture feverishly turned–in search of what? It is the same with books. What do we seek through millions of pages?” ― Virginia Woolf Camera: Nikon D750 / Lens Sigma 24 – 105 mm ISO 5000 Weekly photo challenge – A face in the crowd Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – A Face in the Crowd

Thursday Doors – Ugly yellow door

Ugly yellow door In my series ‘Ugly doors’ a yellow door. Found it in an old hospital. A former waitingroom made a bit more attractive. I guess … It still give me the creeps. Thursday Doors is a post series run by Norm Frampton. If you like interesting doors, visit his site and check out what people are sharing today. Thursday Doors July 27th Save … Continue reading Thursday Doors – Ugly yellow door

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Weekly photo challenge – Bridge

Erasmus Bridge Rotterdam Oh, here we are at the bridge. I’m going to shut my eyes tight. I’m always afraid going over bridges. I can’t help imagining that perhaps, just as we get to the middle, they’ll crumple up like a jackknife and nip us. So I shut my eyes. But I always have to open them for all when I think we’re getting near … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Bridge