Rumors say there is a cheap and good bistro/restaurant called ” J’ai trouvé ” in the Ajuinlei in Gent. I’ve never been there myself but my source is trustworthy. You can see it on this picture.
Every Sunday morning you can find people selling second-hand books along the Ajuinlei in Gent. To keep themselves warm in cold weather, they order coffee – or something stronger – from nearby cafes.
Sometimes you take the best pictures without looking. Shoot from the hip. A practice that’s almost impossible with my heavy 24-70mm f/2.8 but now I have a smaller lens (50mm f/1.4), I might try it out more often.
A few months ago I bought an old Voigtländer Vito CD on a flea market in Budapest. It’s a German 35mm film viewfinder camera made in the early 1960′s. The camera has a light meter that helps with finding the correct aperture and shutter speed. The big viewfinder is also great. I developed my film […]
One of the things I like in Ghent are the many small street paved with cobbles. Here’s one of these streets close to the Castle of the Counts.
Last weekend I was with my family in Dochamps. A small village in the south-east of Belgium. There was a lot of rain expected but we didn’t have any so we could still go walking over the hills and through the forests around Dochamps and its neighboring villages. On the fields on higher levels, there […]
It has been a long time I wanted to do some night photography in Ledeberg (Gent) with the office buildings at the Zuiderpoort. I pass there every day to go to my work. Yesterday, I parked the car instead of driving along and searched for a spot with an interesting view. I will probably go […]