Posts Tagged “Ice skating”

Random February 14, 2012

Last of the ice for now, and some random views around town. click to zoom in Winter sunset, shot from the ice with a vintage Contax lens. Winter sunset, couple walking on the ice. Skate tracks in the ice Water level rises and drops, causing very noisy ice. the Prinsengracht across the Amstel river. A […]

More Skating on a frozen Amsterdam canal

Well, some of us have jobs, and that usually keeps me occupied, however today there was much skating on the canal in front of my house again. Remember, this is the first time in 15 years that this canal has been able to support a group of skaters. There will be a live broadcast of […]

Skaters on the frozen Amsterdam canals

Since the canals here have frozen over the past weeks, the ice is now thick enough for skaters. A group of them has spent the past hour or so skating around on the canal in front of my house. click to zoom the pics Ice skating on the Amsterdam canals, Nieuwe Prinsengracht Ice skating on […]

Amsterdam snow walk, Saturday, February 4, 2012

What a glorious day. The sun was shining in a cloudless sky so I took a walk around as much as I could. As the sun went down, so did the temperature. Hovering around -10 and a little colder. Probability of snow again tomorrow. Sony NEX5N, LAEA2, Zeiss 85 f/1.4 >- click pix to enlarge-< […]