A foggy evening on the Pastoorbrug in Amsterdam

A foggy evening on the Pastoorbrug in Amsterdam

Taken quite a few weeks ago when Amsterdam was covered in a thick winter fog. This area of Amsterdam is one of the most picturesque, as well as one of the oldest. Starting from the Brouwersgracht over in the Joordan, and stretching into the medieval core of the city, it is one …

The empire state building seen from the observation deck at the top of the rock at the rockefeller centre in New York City. Taken with a FujiFilm X-Pro1 and a 23mm lens

Manhattan from the Top of The Rock

Taken in mid December, just before Christmas from the Top of the Rock with my FujiFilm X-Pro1 and the 23mm. Many people go to the Empire State Building, to take on the sights of Manhattan, but here’s the thing. The view is mostly obstructed with heavy bars, and you need …

A photograph of Toronto's Gooderham Building, the flat Iron

Toronto’s Gooderham Building

I took this photo back in 2012 during the winter season. I remember this morning being one of those typical Canadian winter mornings, where its so damn cold that your snot freezes, but man was it a beautiful morning. I had just finished having lunch at the George Street Dinner, when …

Looking down to Tower Bridge and the River Thames, from the 33rd floor of The Shard

The view from The Shard

One more from London today. It was Christmas day, and we went to The Shard in the early morning to have a coffee and tea on the 33rd floor. This was the view. Processed with an initial preset from VSCO Film, but then taken quite a different direction. Gradient on the …

Looking up tall buildings in London's South Bank

Looking up in London’s South Bank

From last December in London, the buildings near Tower Bridge in the South Bank. Processing wise, this photo didn’t go through a lot of work. Starting with the X-Pro1 RAW file, I did some initial exposure adjustments. Then I started from a VSCOFilm Black and White Tri-X preset. From there, …

Gigantic Snow Flakes in Amsterdam

  We had a nice little snow storm yesterday here in Amsterdam, where the snow flakes were anything but little. The city quickly turned into something that looked like out of a movie set. The snow quickly covered everyone and everything, yet it was just beautiful to look at and …

Photograph of OVO a light sculpture on the Amstel river, in Amsterdam for the Amsterdam Light Festival

OVO – The Amsterdam Light Festival

Took a chance this past Saturday, and walked up the Amstel river in Amsterdam, to take a look at the Boulevard of Light, an exhibit that is part of this years Amsterdam Light Festival. This is OVO, by far the best of the installations along the Amstel. Worth a visit, with shows …

A photograph of the 25th of April Bridge in Lisbon, Portugal

The 25th of April Bridge, Lisbon, Portugal

The 25th of April Bridge in Lisbon Portugal, connects the city of Lisbon with the municipal area on the other side of the Tejo river, named Almada. It is a suspension bridge in the style of its more famous sister, the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. It was actually …