Freedom 2008

During Photomonth 2008, London’s largest photography festival, the Flickr community have been given the opportunity to display photos in the Photomonth Photo-Open exhibition at the Dray Walk Gallery, Old Truman Brewery during 29th October… Continue reading

Around Köln HBF

How to name a city? To this moment I always named this city Cologne on my blog, the English name of this city along the river Rhine in Germany. The Dutch naming is… Continue reading

Photokina 2008

People gathering at the south entrance prior to the opening of the show It was crowded at photokina 2008, I mean really crowded. Especially Canon had large amounts of visitors. Most of them… Continue reading

Market Garden

Sunday, 17 September 1944 The 4th Parachute Regiment of the 1st British Airborne Division landed without major incident on the Ginkel Heath just east of Ede with C-47 Dakota’s, CG-4A Waco gliders, Airspeed… Continue reading

Starum, Staveren (Stavoren)

Three different names for only place in the Northern Province of Fryslân (Friesland), the Netherlands. Starum and Staveren (though the latter is hardly used anymore) are both in the Frisian language. Frisian is… Continue reading