This evening I finished the Architecture Workshop at the van Eesteren museum. The workshop was the 1st of it's kind and was given by architecture photographer Michel Claus.
This post is dedicated to my neighbourhood 'Bos en Lommer'. I've lived here since 1994 and since then it's only getting better. Bos en Lommer is located in the west part of Amsterdam.
Last July my family, aunt, uncle and cousins from Canada came over to the Netherlands on holiday. To celibrate their 40th wedding anniversary my aunt and uncle arranged a BBQ for the entire family. As one of the presents my other aunts and uncle arranged a folk dance group to perform old dance and songs.
One of the coolest things I did this year was visiting some abandoned places. Since I live in Amsterdam it's hard to find places nearby which are worth to visit. I visited an old factory and a former psychiatric hospital.
One of the photography course subjects was night photography. Armed with tripods we strolled down the Jordan area in Amsterdam to shoot some nice pics.
One of the topics in my photography course was contrast. To practise we went to an old papermill close to Amsterdam. Obective was to only shoot b&w pics. Of course I've also created some HDR's.
Shot at the new Central Station Bus Terminal during the 3rd Scott Kelby World Wide Photo Walk, Amsterdam location. The HDR pictures have been created from 3 RAW files and are processed in Photomatix, Photoshop and Lightroom.
The last couple of weeks I've been using my 50mm lens somewhat more. I've tried to use it at F1.8 to get the biggest Bokeh effect. Let me know what you think!
I’m always looking for reflections in objects. In this post you will see some of the reflections I came across in
In 2009 I’ve made a series of shots in the parking garage of my appartment complex. 2 reasons, 1st to experience with HDR and the 2nd one as task for my photography
Last Tuesday I went on “Haven Safari” through the harbors of Amsterdam and Zaandam. Saw amazing stuff I never knew about the harbor. We also visited a building on a former military compound, Hembrugterrein, where