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against (the wall)

“when everything seem to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it”

― henry ford

fight back

fight back

and then

the most amazing thing

happens

you

fly

high

(birminghamstraat, anderlecht, brüssel)

*for lucile’s photo101 rehab, shot with nikon d700, edited in aperture 3 and silver efex pro 2, full contrast and structure filter, big open heart*

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transition

“life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes
don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow
let reality be reality
let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like”

― lao tzu

passing by

passing by

can you

change

or

will it be

too

strange?

(troon > naamsepoort, metro, brüssel)

*shot with iPhone 5, edited with aperture 3, analog efex pro2, wet plate filter, changing fast*

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screaming (on the metro)

“your only problem, perhaps, is that you scream without letting yourself cry”

― friedrich nietzsche

silent scream

silent scream

time to end

the silent screaming

time to

cry

and live (and love)

(naamsepoort, metro, brüssel)

*shot with iPhone 5, edited with aperture 3, desaturated leaving red in place using photoshop cc, silently screaming*

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new

“and now we welcome the new year
full of things that have never been”

― rainer maria rilke

bridging east and west

bridging east and west

once

i said

i will walk that bridge to

see

what is on the other

side

and then

i did

(for wordpress weekly photo challenge, new and Justine’s third eclectic corner, resolution)

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shooting people (queueing)

“we never live
we are always in the expectation of living”

― voltaire

why?

why?

do they need

it

do they know

that queueing

is not

living?

(queue outside primark, rue neuve, brüssel)

*shot with nikon d700, edited with aperture 3 and silver efex pro 2, sense of humour required*

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resolution

“it is not enough that we do our best
sometimes we must do what is required”

― winston s churchill

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decide, act

and don’t stop

whatever lies in your path

seize the day

live and

love

(snowstorm, autobahn, germany)

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justine’s eclectic corner #3 resolution

*shot with iPhone 5, edited with snapseed mobile app, snow and driving involved, do not try this at home, inspired by mara eastern*

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shooting people (in the back)

“people sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf”

― george orwell

politie

politie

swaggering

leather

buttoned up

and bothering?

(politie, rue neuve, brussel)

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*shot with nikon d700, edited with aperture 3, desaturated leaving blue in place using photoshop cc and inspiration from mara eastern*

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shooting people (smoking)

“we
sat there
smoking
cigarettes
at
5
in the morning”

― charles bukowski, the pleasures of the damned

spotted?

spotted?

empty streets

standing looking

have you

a

booking?

(smoking man, ketje, place luxembourg, brussel)

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*shot with nikon d700, edited with aperture 3, silver efex pro 2*