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

Weekly photo challenge – A Face in the Crowd

Geert Smits fotografie | Gouda

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 … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – A Face in the Crowd

Weekly photo challenge – Sweet

Geert Smits fotografie | Gouda

Sweet? Sweetheart! Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. - Stevie Wonder I know: there is no food in this post. Sorry ... Camera: Nikon D750 / Lens Sigma 24 mm Weekly photo challenge … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Sweet

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 – Temporary

Weekly Photo Challenge - Temporary

Life is Temporary “Everything that I hold will eventually be gone. Subsequently, the quality of my life will depend on whether I choose to appreciate those things ‘now’ or wait until ‘then.” ― Craig D. Lounsbrough   Camera: Nikon D750 / Lens Sigma 24 mm Weekly photo challenge - Temporary Save

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

Weekly photo challenge – Delta

Delta - The passing of time Some people are always  late for an appoinment ... annoying! Has it something to do with their personalities? For this series of (only three are finished yet) five pictures I introduce to you: The Pleaser. Alway on time. Hours early. Never wants to disappoint anyone. The Rebel. Does'nt give … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Delta

Weekly photo challenge – Out of Focus

Eve in the Cellar “The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Out of Focus

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