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Cup Cake

When inspiration strikes you have to savor it and make the most of it. So when the other night I got an idea when I saw my daughter eat a cupcake, I had to act on it. The inspiration was … Continue reading

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Printing Art

Printing art Now that I have my ‘new’ printer (it’s the exact same typeas I had in the Netherlands) and live on the same continent as my wife it’s time to start printing some of her art to see if … Continue reading

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ND Filter test

Set up I just got some strobes and started playing with them. When I bought them there was a choice between 250 and 500 Ws, and because they were not that much more expensive I opted for the more powerful … Continue reading

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Next to Banning

Last weekend was the opening of the ZomerExpo 2011. The invitation stated there would only be place for the artist and one guest, I went with my sister Gerda. I had planned to spend the day in The Hague but … Continue reading

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Dry Roses

For the monthly assignment of the flickr group De Doka I came up with the theme: Drought. Given the weather I thought there would be plenty of opportunities to capture a photo with the theme. And for a conceptual theme … Continue reading

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First paid gig

This evening I brought some photos to my neighbor so she can take them to choir rehearsal and show them to all the singers and the conductor.¬† I had shot them last Saturday during three of their¬† performances and when … Continue reading

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While I write this my fellow countrymen will be silent for two minutes, cars will stop on the freeways, trains will stop on their tracks, all radio and TV stations will be silent. During these two minutes on May 4th … Continue reading

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ZomerExpo 2011

Debbie’s art collective Palet sent her a few invitations to different competitions and open exhibitions here in the Netherlands. We thought this would be a great way to get some exposure. So, we entered three of her painting to the … Continue reading

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No winner

Just got a mail that my photo was not chosen to be one of the three to be shown with the WPP exhibition. A little dissapointing, but they will also show all the entrants on a monitor or screen, so … Continue reading

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Earth, Air, Water, Fire

My entry into the Muzerie competition Earth, Air, Water, Fire tied to the World Press Photo 2010 exhibition. Continue reading

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