Black Swan – Regular Random

I live in front of one of the many canals of Amsterdam, together with many ducks, seagulls, swans and other birds. I had never seen a black swan though, until today. There were two in front of my house.

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Silent Sunday

A silent walk in the park, a fisherman, and a beautiful sunny day: the best combination to start a new week.

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Sunset

Many people like to appreciate the sunrise as well as the sunset hours. I do too and have made photos of it whenever I could. I shot this one while sailing in the Amsterdam canals, at the beginning of spring. We had a long winter and a sunny day like that, couldn’t have closed better […]

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I’d Rather Be in Fernando de Noronha

It has been a while since I last posted. I am returning to blogging at a different pace, by reading more of your posts and joining the WP weekly photo challenges. I saw a few interesting past themes. One of those is: ‘I’d Rather Be’. I’m back in Amsterdam, a tad colder than Fernando de […]

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Iceland in Four Days – Part II

This is my third post about Iceland. By now you guessed that I’m in love with the place, and you’re not wrong.  It is not just because of its beauty, though. Iceland delivers the expected breathtaking vistas, but it is what I felt and thought when looking at it, that struck me. While appreciating the […]

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Nature’s Structure

This is my submission for the DP Photo Challenge: This week, share with us the structure of something typically overlooked. These are stones and seashells from Normandy’s beaches in France, ‘fished’ in July.

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Birds Silhouettes

Shots of birds made during twilight. The pink colors are simply magnificent.

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Sakura, the Cherry Blossom Festival in Holland

This post goes in response to my friend @desleyjane – Seven Days of Nature challenge. During Sakura, or the so-called Cherry Blossom Festival, the Japanese celebrate the arrival of spring. It is tradition to picnic with family and friends under the blossoming cherry trees. The cherry blossom represents a new beginning, but at the same time refers […]

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