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

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

Weekly photo challenge – Earth

Earth “It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ― Rainer Maria Rilke The surroundings of Oudewater, The Netherlands. Weekly photo challenge - Earth   Save Save

Monochrome Monday – 13

monochrome monday glasshouse lighting

Glasshouse Lighting   The picture is taken with a Lumix GH1 and a 14-120 mm lens.   'Developed' in Photoshop cc 2016 with a Silver Efex Pro 2 filter with filmtype Kodak TRI-X and a red filter. This picture is part of a series I make on 'Tram 1' of the The Hague Municipal Railway Line (HTM)

Monochrome Monday – 12

monochrome monday scheveningen_boulevard

Scheveningen Boulevard Scheveningen Boulevard is one of the most prestigious boulevards in the Netherlands. And by far out one of the ugliest. There is no cohesion between the waterfront and landscape. The only building worthwhile is 'Het Kurhaus', a hotel for the upperclass. Sadly it is surrounded by hamburger restaurants, pizza huts and so on. But. … Continue reading Monochrome Monday – 12

Weekly photo challenge – Monument

Erasmus Bridge Rotterdam - weekly photo challenge

Erasmus Bridge - Rotterdam - The Netherlands I was born in Rotterdam, 56 years ago. The city was still suffering from the Second World War. The city centre was destroyed in May 1940 causing thousands of victims. Rotterdam was a construction place for dozens of years. My playing ground as a kid was a wasteland. … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Monument