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

From the Left

I start liking the jpegs of the GX200. They look better and have more bite than the RAW files. Processing the jpegs is easier too. In Lightroom I increase the blacks for darker… Continue reading


I have been talking to much about gear previously, and been posting quite some color work too. So I will do a double post today and return to B&W with a series of… Continue reading


A young couple enjoys the view from “De Pier” in the late evening sun of a belated beautiful summer day at the beach of Scheveningen. Photograph by Wouter Brandsma

My initial Ricoh GX200 impressions

History In the last year I have used the Ricoh GX100 very intensively as my main camera. I have been very pleased with the photographs from the GX100 and the way I could… Continue reading