Apr 12, 2011

Almost Seventies

intro

I smiled when I came back from a trip to the park with J-man and saw this cute van parked there. What a photography moment!

There’s an advertisement printed all over, but it’s nothing commercial; it’s a way to invoke people to think about an artisan job such as hammersmith or carpenter. So typically Dutch and big part of why I love my country so much. I think the American expats here will understand what I mean.

The van had a 70’s style, look and feel to it, really cool. Hence the old fashioned processing. It just seemed to fit.

car-Gouda

This weekend I’ll be taking my camera, and you, with me to Rotterdam. My hometown. I was born there, spent a (small) part of my childhood there, went to school and worked there big part of my life.

Mar 28, 2011

Suburban Peacocks

Filed under: Expressions,netherlands,Home,suburbia — Tags: , , — Kay @ 6:48 pm

“Peacocks? In OUR burb? You’re kidding me, right? No? And why exactly is there no telephoto lens screwed onto my camera then?”, were some of the questions I popped after my guy rushed upstairs to the bathroom—where I was soaking in a hot tub—to tell me about the two peacocks that had landed on the rooftop of the house across the street. Suffice to say I sent him back. With…