a walk in the woods

“I want you always to remember me. Will you remember that I existed, and that I stood next to you here like this?”
― Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

(woods near tervuren, walking and thinking)

*shot with nikon d700 and nikkor 50mm f/1.4 lens, will you remember?*



“stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing…”
― maya angelou


(tram 44, montgomery)

(for daily post weekly photo challenge – change)

*shot with nikon d700 and nikkor 50mm f/1.4 lens at ISO200, 1/125s and f/2.0, edited in lightroom cc with wet plate filter applied with analogue efex pro 2*


shooting people (cycling)

“Oh, to just grip your handlebars and lay down to it, and go ripping and tearing through streets and road…”
– Jack London

(elsene and molenbeek, brussel, belgië)

Once a year, the streets of Brussel close to motorised traffic, well except for buses, taxis and people who think they know better.

And then, well then, the people take to the streets by cycle, scooter and board.

(for lucile’s photo 101 rehab)

*shot with nikon d700 and nikkor af-s 50mm f/1.4 lens all at f/1.4 time flies*


fly past

“The Guide says there is an art to flying”, said Ford, “or rather a knack. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.”
― Douglas Adams, Life, the Universe and Everything

(above Birminghamstraat, Molenbeek)

sometimes when you’re feeling down

it pays to look up

i literally just took these shots

watching them circling up

and flying away

to who knows where

i hope, they find their


(for lucile’s photo 101 rehab)

*shot with nikon d700 and af-s nikkor 70-200mm f/4 lens at f/4, ISO200, and with hope*


walking with the dead (again)

“there is a place in the heart that
will never be filled

we will wait

in that space”

– charles bukowski

shouldn’t we care more

about those

who go


(derelict columbarium, begraafplaats van molenbeek)

(for lucile’s photo 101 rehab)

*shot with nikon d700, nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lens, all images shot at f/4, edited in lightroom 5, wet plate filter 9 applied in analog efex pro 2, wondering why they have been left like this*



“is man merely a mistake of god’s?
or god merely a mistake of man?”
― friedrich nietzsche

once more, I have no words

(nationale basiliek van het heilig hart te koekelberg, brüssel)

*shot with nikon d700, nikkor 16-35mm lens, all at f/4, some cropped in lightroom 5, otherwise no edits, faith no more*


post (apoc)eclipse clouds*


critical clouds

seagulls swirl, screech in the sky

sun shall shine

(for lucile’s photo rehab)

(shot with nikon d700, nikkor 50mm f/1.4 lens, edited in lightroom 5 and analog efex pro 2, toy camera filter applied, need to laugh) 

*please forgive my violent spelling


misty (ambiguity)

“all veils and misty…” mystify, inxs

once, when

they worked


they thought

it would


be, but

it wasn’t, to be

(edmond bonehillstraat, molenbeek)

*shot with nikon d700, nikkor 16-35mm f/4 lens, edited in aperture 3, silver ex pro 2 and analog ex pro 2, mistily ambiguous*