Only the smartphone, disconnected from reality It is the age of the smartphone; the internet is our new life, our social network. Just a few years ago we would buy a magazine, or a newspaper to read while we waited. Or make a chat with the person next to you. But we live our lives… Continue reading Only the smartphone, disconnected from reality.
The man with the white sunglasses #4 Every year at the beginning of summer farmers and their families in rural North-Holland gather in Opmeer to celebrate the summer. The annual country fair (de landbouwtenstoonstelling). People gather round to meet farmers, Enjoy the horse shows and see the animals. Walking around I came across this man.… Continue reading Man with the white glasses #4… Opmeer, The Netherlands
The Pilgrim All roads lead to Rome. In a way this is true. Through the ages, every road that was built in Europe would end up on the doorstep of the ceasars and the popes in Rome. We now have a European high-speed motorway that brings you quick to every corner of Europe. But the ancient pilgrim routes… Continue reading The Pilgrim… Tuscany, Italy
Wheel Man Amsterdam, THE bicycle capital of the world. There are more than 881.000 bikes in Amsterdam. With 851.000 citizens in Amsterdam. Every citizen has a bike. Grandpa, Grandma. Baby and toddler and anyone in between. All those bicycles need servicing. To transport those wheels through Amsterdam this man uses a container to move the… Continue reading Wheel Man… Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Girl with a camera Photographing the birds that were soaring by. While the ferry coasted forward the birds soared on the winds that past the ship. Annabel was photographing the almost rhythmic movement as the bird flew in the air. Trying to capture the formations in the air.
Driving together While you are getting older sometimes your body won’t cooperate anymore. While in the past you’d love to walk together with your partner or husband. That would almost be impossible if you have a scoot mobile and he does not. But if your husband is an engineer he can fix something. Build an extra set… Continue reading Driving together… Oss, The Netherlands
Smartphone girl on a ferry It’s just a 20-minute ferry trip to the Dutch island of Texel. Listening to music from her smartphone is almost a zen moment while this girl gazes out the window just before reaching the port of Den Burg.
Mommie’s home… Schiphol, The Netherlands Finally mommie’s home. Lotte waited until mommie finally returned from her trip abroad. waving until she would see her. SaveSave
Smartphone and Coffee on a ferry… Den Helder, The Netherlands Den Helder, Just before embarking to the Dutch island of Texel, a 20min ferry trip this girl had only eyes for her smartphone. Traveling alone with a cup of coffee. SaveSave
Incognito… Somewhere in the world.