In November I needed to be just outside Washington DC for a training course, so decided to make use of the long distance travel by arriving a couple of days early and spending the weekend before walking around Washington, and then take the train from Washington DC to New York […]

In September I visited the famous village of Kinderdijk. Kinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Molenwaard, in the province South Holland, about 15 km east of Rotterdam. Kinderdijk is situated in a polder in the Alblasserwaard at the confluence of the Lek andNoord rivers. To drain the polder, a system of 19 windmills was built around 1740. This group of mills is […]

There is a Japanese garden in the Amsterdamse Bos, a wooded area in-between Amsterdam and Amstelveen. Every spring time, the cherry blossoms bloom, and the garden is a popular weekend trip for many families in the neighbourhood. In April 2013 I went along to see if I could pick up […]

I had a busy couple of weeks travel in April, hitting Dubai, Istanbul, and Slovakia in a 10 day period. As with any business trip, photography has to take a back seat, but shooting with the rangefinder means it is a lot easy to carry my gear with me when […]

I have been lucky enough to visit Dubai a number of times through my career. My first trips were back around the Millennium, at which point I found the city to be developing fast, but still under control. However my journeys over the past 5 or 6 years have really […]

In March 2013 I visited Prague twice for business. On the second occasion I took along a tripod as well, and used this to take a number of long exposures on the Charles Bridge in Prague.     From wikipedia: The Charles Bridge (Czech: Karlův most) is a famous historic bridge that crosses […]