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

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 … Continue reading Thursday Doors – Ugly yellow door

Monochrome Monday – 40

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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

Thursday Doors – White doors and yellow Garden Bench

Thursday doors - White doors

White doors And a yellow Garden Bench. Without a garden. Not even in the neighborhood. 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 june 29th Save Save Save

Thursday Doors – Public lavatory

Thursday doors - Public lavatory

Public Lavatory Two white doors in an orange lavatory. Typical Dutch. 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 April 13th Save Save

Weekly photo challenge – Resilient

Resilient “My scars remind me that I did indeed survive my deepest wounds. That in itself is an accomplishment. And they bring to mind something else, too. They remind me that the damage life has inflicted on me has, in many places, left me stronger and more resilient. What hurt me in the past has … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Resilient

Weekly photo challenge – Magic

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Magic “She wore flowers in her hair and carried magic secrets in her eyes. She spoke to no one. She spent hours on the riverbank. She smoked cigarettes and had midnight swims...” ― Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things Weekly photo challenge - Magic Save Save Save

Weekly photo challenge – Local

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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 – Threshold

Weekly photo challenge - Threshold

Threshold The starting point for a new state or experience; "on the threshold of manhood", commencement, get-go, offset, outset, showtime, starting time, beginning, start, kickoff, first - the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her" I sincerely hope … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Threshold

Gouda in 52 photo’s – Townhall

Gouda in 52 photo's | Townhall

Follow my blog with Bloglovin In 1395 the magistrates of the city of Gouda bought the market place from the lords of Gouda with the purpose to build a Townhall. It lasted until 1448 before the construction started. In 1459 the building was finished. In 1395 kocht het stadsbestuur van Gouda het marktveld van de … Continue reading Gouda in 52 photo’s – Townhall

Gouda in 52 photo’s – Sky above Gouda

de hemel boven gouda

Als de wolken laag over de stad hangen en de regen striemend door de straten giert dan zijn de kleuren onheilspellend en betoverend tegelijk. De hemel boven Gouda kleurt geel en lijkt te zeggen: de zon gaat in het westen op ...

Gedrukte boeken en kranten verdwijnen …

ouderen met een ipad | witchwithaview.nl

Boeken en kranten gaan in de huidige vorm verdwijnen. Ik denk dat binnen vijf jaar vanaf nu de tablet en opvolgers van de tablet de gedrukte media vrijwel volledig hebben verdrongen. Ik baseer deze mening niet op wetenschappelijk onderzoek maar op een gesprek dat ik afgelopen weekend had op een verjaardagsfeestje. Mijn oom Jo is … Continue reading Gedrukte boeken en kranten verdwijnen …

Gouda in 52 blogs

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gouda op kaarsjesavondGouda. Een plaats midden in Zuid-Holland, dicht bij Rotterdam. Steeds dichter bij Rotterdam kan je wel zeggen. Gouda is samen met Amsterdam wereldbekend. Gouda vanwege de kaas uiteraard. Binnen Nederland vooral vanwege de vermeende problemen met jonge Marokkanen. Op een grijze vrijdag zie ik de stadsmariniers door de straten dwalen … Er wordt … Continue reading Gouda in 52 blogs