Never Too Far Behind

Life is funny. 7 years ago, totally unexpectedly, I met the most amazing woman ever. I’m still not sure how, but we quickly became friends, and today I have the privilege to consider her my best friend. We’ve been almost inseparable since that night, which she would claim not to be …

A couple of masked and costumed carnival attendants pose for photographers at sunrise in venice

Sunrise Photoshoot in Venice at Piazza San Marco

You have to be crazier than the rest of the people in Venice in order to get the best shots, which means getting up even earlier than what most people think is already an early time to wakeup. Waking up at 5am to capture the early morning scenes in Venice has …

a fallen tree at cathedral cove in british columbia, canada

Sitting on a tree at Cathedral Cove, British Columbia

A few months before we moved to Amsterdam, we took a short trip to beautiful British Columbia. The highlight of the trip, was our drive across Victoria Island. It is something that you should try and experience one day for many reasons, but in particular to visit Cathedral Cove. Cathedral …

Ola in London

I don’t think i’ve ever posted a shot taken with an iPhone before, but I love this one. Taken last week in London where we spent Christmas week. What a wonderful time, and what an excellent start to the New Year. Shot with my iPhone, light provided by the window …

Self portrait of the photographer, looking at the inside of an oven

Project 52: Week 6

Week 6 was down to the wire. A busy week, led to having me concept, shoot and process this in just a few hours today. Need to make sure I at least give myself more time for the concept this week. If you are lucky enough to have one of …

Project 52: Week 5

Week 5 brings, what is hopefully an interesting composition/composite 🙂 One day left to get week 6 in and no photo made yet… see below for the original takes of this composite.

Project 52: Week 2

This was a fun one. Shot early in the week as we are in Los Angeles this week. The idea came to me early in this process and I’m glad I was able to stick fairly close to the original concept. It was awesome trying to fit a tripod, umbrella …

Project 52: Week 1

So I’ve decided to start a 52 week self portrait project. I plan on posting one new self-portrait every Sunday, this is the first. Hope you don’t get sick of looking at my face 🙂 Taken at the last minute this evening, in a foggy Vondel Park.

Portrait of a man in an Amsterdam street in the evening

Drink and Click™ NL Chapter Launch Event Recap

Last weekend was the initial Drink and Click™ NL Chapter Launch event , and even though the weather was, well crap, we actually had a turn out! With the days getting shorter and shorter here in the Netherlands, we made the most of it with our fast prime lenses, and the …

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 …