Reflections on Orchids, Life and Aging

Orchid flowers are beautiful for having a sophisticated simplicity.  I enjoy gardening, but as I live in a canal house in Amsterdam, I cultivate some small trees in the roof terrace and flowers inside the house. This year one my orchids blossomed in early March and exhibited three beautiful stems of flowers until two weeks […]

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Seeking Happiness

“Seeking happiness outside ourselves is like waiting for sunshine in a cave facing north.” TIBETAN SAYING

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With Only Her Thoughts For Company

I saw this woman sitting on a bench, staring at the wall of a shop. Lost in thoughts. My first reaction was to admire her beautiful face, and for that, I wanted to make a gorgeous portrait. As always, I tried to make eye contact to ask if I could make the photo. No reaction. […]

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Low Key Dream Photo

This photo keeps me coming back to it, whenever I have to select my preferred ones. This girl is captivating and I hope to have the opportunity to shoot her for many years, although we live in different continents. Here are two more posts with her photos: When I see you. The hundred percent love

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The Hundred Percent Love

I simply adore shooting this girl. She is so beautiful and spontaneous! And her mom adores her too. Hundred Percent Love. I have another photo from her which is my absolutely favorite. Look at it here.

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Go Winter

We live in a hurry whilst everything else stands still. We stop seeing what is before us. We don’t feel what is inside us. We miss the point. We misjudge. We err. We are hurrying to nowhere. Go winter. Says my Acer tree. It is cold. It is dark. The tree hibernates calmly. Waits. Waits […]

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Message from an Elderly Man

During the holidays period, I got an agenda and a book from my father. I failed to notice that there was an envelope in between those, carrying a very special message. Yesterday, I found it. It humbled me. I would like to share it with you, my blogging friends.

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Birds Silhouettes

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

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