2017, Photography, Quote

Lack of confidence in oneself and one’s abilities, like motives, personality, thought, etc.


his later years were plagued by self-doubt

uncertainty, hesitancy, indecision, vacillation, doubt

Self-doubt might not only be harsh for your creativity, it more so strongly affects your ability to life freely and enjoy things. It is however the state I’m in, beyond melancholy.

Photograph by Wouter Brandsma


2017, Photography, Quote

A feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease about something with an uncertain outcome.


he felt a surge of anxiety

worry, concern, apprehension, apprehensiveness, consternation, uneasiness, unease, fearfulness, fear, disquiet, disquietude, perturbation, fretfulness, agitation, angst, nervousness, nerves, edginess, tension, tenseness, stress, misgiving, trepidation, foreboding, suspense

Don’t misinterpreted this as photography anxiety, but see as a deep personal anxiety. I try to use photography to cope with it. Photography allows me to turn to the inside out.

Photograph by Wouter Brandsma