These wheels once brought fortune

A play with light 1: the pictures

With the first 3 pictures I’m going to play a bit in Photoshop. Keep following this blog and see for yourself.

Le paysage de notre village

(Landscape of our village)

Greetings from an extraordinary pre-primary school

The children are not as shy as head-mistress Nonkosinathi┬áto pose in front of the camera and yet, sitting on a swing, she feels like one of her ‘students’. Funimfundo (Xhosa for ‘Seeking Knowledge’) is an extra-ordinary pre-primary school in the informal settlement Die Kop just outside our village. The school is privately funded via the …

Out of South Africa 4: Flower Power in Amsterdam

Last year we went on a 4-week journey to Europe and Canada. It was for the first time since more than 11 years that we had a holiday ‘out of (South) Africa. We mainly visited family and friends but in between we took time to travel around a bit. With my Sony Cybershot 7.2 I …

Le petit Oiseau

(The little Bird)

Pattern of a light insect

I’ve posted this light object (Made in Holland by Libar) before. I made a new picture and did some HDR-toning to emphasize the pattern of the shades. The smaller images tell more about the working of this light object.

Out of South Africa 3: Flowers in Zurich

Last year we went on a 4-week journey to Europe and Canada. It was for the first time since more than 11 years that we had a holiday ‘out of (South) Africa. We mainly visited family and friends but in between we took time to travel around a bit. With my Sony Cybershot 7.2 I …

Poetry in a picture

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