This is something I like to do sometimes: rock balancing. For me it is not about the result, not about the biggest, fanciest or most beautiful, nope. It is about doing it, feeling the rock, its weight, the texture, the possibilities and then finding a balance. It is almost a form of meditation, it brings […] read more

I love forests. Real forests I mean, not forest plantations which are just endless rows of trees planted for human profit. A real forest is more than a bunch of trees, it is an ecosystem with countless interacting lifeforms. And a real forest has a specific character, you might even call it a personality. You […] read more

Trees are fascinating beings. They are so different from humans that it is difficult – almost impossible – to understand them. I have been taking pictures of trees in the hope to get a deeper understanding of them. This is the first in a series of pictures of trees and forests. One thing that fascinates […] read more

The Popta Garden is featured at the Maak! exhibition. Delft Design celebrates its 30 year existence with this exhibition. Twenty designs are being shown and the focus lies on the creative process; from the first sketch to the end result and beyond. read more

In Italy this town is known as ‘il paese che muore’, which means ‘the town that is dying’. The rock is crumbling. Earthquakes and erosion are slowly doing their destructive work. The town was founded over 2500 years ago by the Etruscans. They built towns on hilltops because of malaria in the lowlands. Civita di Bagnoregio […] read more

January 18, 2017 It was winter wonderland for a day, so off course I went outside to take pictures. This is the proeftuin in Delft. read more

Where to begin… A few weeks ago I was in Athens  and off course I went to see the Acropolis. I wasn’t the only one. read more