OMG A gear blog post

I have a love and hate relation with cameras. Some are just great, others just pieces of crap. Older film cameras were build to last, although I sometimes wished some broke down so… Continue reading

Looking back in the past

I don’t try to make a habit of looking back to what I have done. It is the end of the year and many will come up with their best …. of 2016.… Continue reading


At the end of the years websites and blogs will be filled with 2016 lists. For me 2016 was a mixed bag. I changed job, my son spent months in a rehabilitation hospital,… Continue reading


These are the days of a mole existence, a life in darkness. Day light is scarce, seeing the sun is rare. All photographs by Wouter Brandsma

One year later

For my son It is November 17, 2015. Now exactly one year ago. My wife is by my son, then 14 years of age. A neurologist walks nervously, phone calling, from a control… Continue reading