Please, shut up…

13 07 2009

No, not you, dear reader. That is what the guy on the right must have thought when the guy on the left started to practise his trumpet skills…. 😀

I took this photo at the Dutch Open Solar Boat Challenge in Goes on June 19, 2009.

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Wiki loves art /NL: Kunsthal Rotterdam

29 06 2009

The Kunsthal is a museum in Rotterdam and is situated in the Museumpark. The building was designed by the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas.

For an art project, Wiki loves art/NL, I’ve visited the Kunsthal and took photos. I’ll show some. 🙂





More Kunsthal Rotterdam.
More Wiki loves art /NL.
More Kunsthal Rotterdam by me.





Shadow and sun

14 06 2009

For the photography project I blogged about before, I took this photo with the theme ‘shadow’.  The photo was taken just outside the Hospital in Vlissingen. My mother had an appointment and while waiting I took some photos. I think this one turned out to be the best. I like it how the shadow appears on the zebra

For the photo chain, I took this photo of an older t-shirt. I like the bright colours and the blue sky.





Sweet!!!

30 05 2009

This photo was taken by me for a sweet-themed photo project.

Some facts about honey and honeybees:

  • Honeybees have 4 wings and 5 eyes.
  • The queen bee is the busiest in the summer months, when the hive needs to be at its maximum strength. She will lay about 1,000 to 1,500 eggs per day.
  • A honeybee visits between 50 and 100 flowers during one collection flight from the hive.
  • An average worker bee makes only about 1/12 teaspoon of honey during its life.
  • Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life, including water.
  • Honey speeds the healing of open wounds and also combats infection.
  • Honey and beeswax form the basics of many skin creams, lip-balms, and hand lotions.





Water photos

13 05 2009

For a photo project I selected some water themed photos. I’ll show them here. 🙂

Some weeks ago I took this photo of a fire hydrant in operation when a nearby situated cafe burnt down.

Unfortunately it doesn’t happen too often that the weather is in the mood to transform landscapes into misterious white worlds.  But sometimes we are lucky. 🙂

This photo was taken at the ‘Oosterschelde’ (Eastern Scheldt), the biggest National Park in The Netherlands. It’s a wonderful place for scuba divers. In the background you  can see the ‘Zeelandbrug’ (Zeeland Bridge), with 5 km’s it’s the longest bridge in The Netherlands.

And here’s a photo of the harbour in Goes, my favourite place here. 🙂





a LEGO a day

12 05 2009

Oh.. isn’t this photography amazing? Each day a photo of some LEGO is taken and posted on the a LEGO a day blog. This will continue for one year and started on the first of June in 2008 with this photo:

Still some days of LEGO left… how I wished I had discovered this wonderful project sooner. 😦 Here’s some more LEGO photography:

This photo is the best and just has to be on this blog 😉