There’s a second hand bookshop near where I live that had a whole lot of late 19th century prints of obscure Jules Verne books. I thought the covers looked too good to pass, and shot them with my iphone for lack of a better camera.
Nigel Hall is a wonderful soul singer and keyboard player who played with Soulive and Lettuce. This was shot at a Lettuce concert in NYC’s Brooklyn Bowl.
This is Manhattan’s Northern Dispensary where, apparently, Edgar Allan Poe was interned for a while. It’s a wonderful brick building that instantly screamed « shoot me » when I passed it.
Saint-Jean de Cole is a beautiful little village in the North of the Dordogne region. The old bridge over the river Cole is a favoured spot for photographers…
I thought it would be interesting to process this shot full of modern elements with an old print look (enhance by the use of the Lensbaby). Hence the paradox.
I find beauty in patterns and occasionally a real close up look onto something (like this pinecone) brings up a new kind of beauty…
Joop van der Linden plays the trombone for the Amsterdam Klezmer Band.
While on a short trip accross the Bolivian Altiplano, my car was stopped by a morenada, a traditional street parade with brass band and dancers. The tuba players were the best!
Shanghai has some impressive buildings, and in the fog and gloom I got to think about some Lord of the Rings imagery…
Gijs Levelt is the wonderful trumpet player from the Amsterdam Klezmer Band.