Archive for January, 2012

Vinoly Wednesday, January 25, 2011

These are all photographs of the buildings around my office and were taken from the 14th floor of the Vinoly building at Amsterdam train Station Zuid. Some were taken just outside in the surrounding plaza and a few at the Train Station Zuid. ** click em to zoom em ** The Schiphol train passengers, Vinoly […]

Miniature Tuesday, January 24, 2012

I took my little camera to work. Since my main lens is in the shop I took all these photographs with one little Contax lens and used the camera’s “miniature picture” feature, just for fun. These were all taken from the Vinoly building at WTC (World Trade Center). Some looking south toward the sun and […]

Random Monday, January 23, 2012

Some random shots from around the block ++click to enlarge++ Yearling swan, starting to get his white feathers finally Lekker=yummy. Yummyland delivery dudes. Are you Bob, or am I Bob? Jet trails in the red evening sky over the Amstel river, Amsterdam

Sunday, January 22, 2012

My primary lens is in the shop so I bought a cheapie Contax G mount 35/2 to walk around with. Only made it as far as the Thornbeckplein, then to the Shanghai Noodle Company and back. Cold wind, but Autumn temperatures. … click pix enlarge … Yes, it’s a plastic bike. Looking south from Staalstraat […]

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Lots of changes in the city these days. The north-south metro line is showing progress. The construction barriers around Centraal Station have mostly been removed. There are new Metro Line entrances all over, and the inside has been completely renovated. The “Occupy” movement is showing signs of organization. I located one of the “Elephant Parade” […]