People Doing People Stuff

I must admit there are days when I have no idea what to look at: probably a case of too much ‘other’ stuff going on in the head. Whenever that happens it’s best to let my eyes wander around with maximum freedom…

People Doing People Stuff

I must admit there are days when I have no idea what to look at: probably a case of too much ‘other’ stuff going on in the head. Whenever that happens it’s best to let my eyes wander around with maximum freedom…

IJ Hallen

This set of images was taken a few years ago while passing through the IJ Hallen flea market.

IJ Hallen

This set of images was taken a few years ago while passing through the IJ Hallen flea market.

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…