Summer

It’s pretty simple actually: some days have more summer in them than others. This was one of those days.

Summer

It’s pretty simple actually: some days have more summer in them than others. This was one of those days.

Amsterdam CS (part 1)

The other day I went for a walk around Amsterdam CS. It’s one of those places I pass through all the time. Trains and people: on-off, start-stop, come-go, in-out. It’s nice to stand for a moment and watch it all…

Amsterdam CS (part 1)

The other day I went for a walk around Amsterdam CS. It’s one of those places I pass through all the time. Trains and people: on-off, start-stop, come-go, in-out. It’s nice to stand for a moment and watch it all…

City Life (part I)

Sometimes, and this can happen quite suddenly, I cannot think of anything to look at. But, and this happens every single time, just before panic sets in, a small voice that lives on one side of my brain whispers: “The city. Remember to look at the city!”

City Life (part I)

Sometimes, and this can happen quite suddenly, I cannot think of anything to look at. But, and this happens every single time, just before panic sets in, a small voice that lives on one side of my brain whispers: “The city. Remember to look at the city!”

Sunday Strollin’

Don’t worry, I agree completely: today is not Sunday. But these photographs were taken a couple of Sundays ago when I felt the need to go out and stretch my legs for a while…

Sunday Strollin’

Don’t worry, I agree completely: today is not Sunday. But these photographs were taken a couple of Sundays ago when I felt the need to go out and stretch my legs for a while…

Nieuwendam

Nieuwendam is one of those places I’ve cycled through countless times; and each time I promise to stop and look around — next time.
As we all know, “…next time…” can quite unexpectedly become “…right now…”

Nieuwendam

Nieuwendam is one of those places I’ve cycled through countless times; and each time I promise to stop and look around — next time.
As we all know, “…next time…” can quite unexpectedly become “…right now…”

City Watching Nº10: Waterfront, Again

The river IJ is only a couple of minutes away from my front door. It’s also one of my numerous ‘thinking spots’. Back and forth, and back and forth: the ferries, yachts, ships, and my thoughts.

City Watching Nº10: Waterfront, Again

The river IJ is only a couple of minutes away from my front door. It’s also one of my numerous ‘thinking spots’. Back and forth, and back and forth: the ferries, yachts, ships, and my thoughts.

City Watching Nº9: A Slice of Oosterdokseiland

A compressed look at one edge of Oosterdokseiland…

City Watching Nº9: A Slice of Oosterdokseiland

A compressed look at one edge of Oosterdokseiland…

City Watching Nº8: Four Crossings

There’s something soothing (and a little bit hypnotic) about the on-off/stop-start rhythm of a road crossing…

City Watching Nº8: Four Crossings

There’s something soothing (and a little bit hypnotic) about the on-off/stop-start rhythm of a road crossing…

City Watching Nº7: Erasmus University Campus

Aha, so that’s how people move around the campus!

City Watching Nº7: Erasmus University Campus

Aha, so that’s how people move around the campus!