A long exposure in black of white of the pink flamingos at the Artis, the Amsterdam Zoo

The Pink Flamingos Artis, the Amsterdam Zoo

Something a little different this week. Weeks ago in a cold winter day, I had the idea of making a long exposure of the flamingos at the Artis, the wonderful zoo in Amsterdam. I had hoped that most of them would be standing still and sleeping, and I got lucky, as …

A man playing piano on Saint Germain street in Paris

Piano player on Saint Germain

Each city has a sound, and in particular the “classic” cities like Paris, have a definite sound or in this case music that one can usually identify with. For me, and perhaps many, it is French Jazz. We found this particular band playing on Saint Germain one morning. If the information is …