First steps in HDR

BUACHAILLE ETIVE MOR HDR has been around for quite a while. I haven’t paid that much attention to it because I found the images looking unrealistic. Not natural. However, sometimes it shifts to the artistic side and I even like it. Where do we need the HDR technique for? Well for me with landscape photographs, to balance to exposure and contrast between the sky and the ground. I usually use […]

HDR - Buachaille Etive Mor

Carpet of Bluebells

HALLERBOS The Bluebell (Hyacinth) is a lovely small plant. They can be found together in groups. But what if that group becomes a carpet of Bluebells. This landscape is to be found in the Haller forest (Hallerbos) in Belgium. The Bluebells are growing from April till May but reach their most beautiful colors at the end of April. So on the 23th of April Peet Hesseling and I drove down to […]

Austrian Alps

NIEDERTHAI Last february we visited the Austrian Alps for our winter holiday. We stayed in a small village named Niederthai at 1.550 meters above sealevel. Niederthai is located in the Otztal. Our hotel was ‘der Veitenhof’ above Niederthai. Beautiful located, excellent bio food and very friendly people. Besides the skiing and snowboarding, we also went for hiking, relaxing and enjoying the beautiful scenery. And beautiful it was! During the first couple […]

Glen Coe, 2010

Glen Coe, Scottish Highlands In september 2010, my photo buddy Peet Hesseling and I visited the Scottish Highlands again. The year before we had bad weather. Lot’s of rain and gray skies. The scenery was however astonishing. The freedom you experience here. So we decided to go for it again. This time with much better weather conditions. Travelling to Glen Coe from the Netherlands is pretty easy. Good advise: take your […]