Photo gallery of cities of Haarlem and The Hague (Den Haag) in Netherlands.
The second photo gallery of pictures in black and white taken around in Europe. Pictures taken in Bruges (Brugge) and Bruxells in Belgium and Amsterdam, Deen Hag (The Hague) and Rotterdam in Netherlands. Various gear used.
A photo gallery of pictures in black and white taken around in Europe. In this gallery: The Pont Du Gard in France, the highest (50 mt.) Roman aqueduct. The statue of Marquis De Sade in the Château de Lacoste (France). Two pictures of Jaume Plensa’s sculpture. The Nomade (the biggest one) in harbour of Antibes, and one of the […]
Rotterdam is a very interesting city to visit in Netherlands for several reasons: architecture, history, museums, culture. Rotterdam has the largest cargo port in Europe, is the city of the famous Erasmus of Rotterdam, and was voted 2015 European City of the Year by the Academy of Urbanism. At difference of the others cities in Netherlands nowadays […]
Amsterdam have the best cycling infrastructure and is the most bicycle-friendly capital city in the world and cycling is a fundamental part of Dutch culture and that’s especially evident in Amsterdam. Amsterdammers usually likes cycle with brake pedal, on a black, upright and they attach a big sturdy basket or old wooden crate to the front of their bike, […]
A photo gallery with classics shots taken wandering the wonderful city of Amsterdam: the typical houses, various house boats, the canals, Anne Frank house museum, some modern buildings, the Nemo science center, and the crowds of tourists in red light district. The slim and high typical houses of Amsterdam are called canal house because usually are house […]
One of the most fascinating example of Rotterdam’s modern architecture is the Kubuswoningen (Cube Houses). The city of Rotterdam asked at Dutch architect Piet Blom to design housing in the most historic section of Rotterdam’s port, so he decided to use the cubic houses idea, applying his earlier cube housing project in Helmond in 1970. The concept behind […]
A photo gallery with some photos taken wandering in Amsterdam at late night. All these photos are taken without a tripod and with a light post production. The pictoric effect is for the use of a Canon EF 50mm f/1.2 L lens at widest aperture. Gear: Canon Eos 6D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.2 L USM
This is the second and last gallery of the fairy-tale village of Marken. First part of photo gallery and some information about Marken here. In this gallery: the characteristic village with the green and white wooden houses, the harbour quarter, and the Markermeer. Gear: Canon Eos 6D and Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM
The fairy-tale village Marken is on a peninsula in the Markermeer, in the North Netherlands, at only 20 minutes from Amsterdam. Marken is a well-known tourist attraction for its characteristic green and white wooden houses (usually painted yellow and blue inside) and for his harbour quarter. Houses here are built on little hills called werven, or on pilings to keep them […]
Last shots of windmills in Kinderdijk. Kinderdijk is a village in the Alblasserwaard polder of the Netherlands at 16 kilometers of Rotterdam, and a UNESCO World Heritage in Holland . The most important aspect of Kinderdijk is undoubtedly the collection of 19 windmills dating from the 1500s, which are considered a Dutch icon throughout the entire world. […]
Kinderdijk is a village in the Alblasserwaard polder of the Netherlands at 16 kilometers of Rotterdam, and a UNESCO World Heritage in Holland . The most important aspect of Kinderdijk is undoubtedly the collection of 19 windmills dating from the 1500s, which are considered a Dutch icon throughout the entire world. Gear: Canon Eos 6D and Canon EF […]