Bin across the road

Bin across the road

The bin across the road There’s a bin across the road. Dutch text on the sign above it roughly translates to: “Do you want to live on a clean street? Then don’t leave your rubbish beside the bin.” The evidence above suggests that the sign is largely ignored, or...
Just like in the movies

Just like in the movies

Just like in the movies Amsterdam • May 2020 One sunny Saturday morning a good few weeks into the first lockdown, piercing screams and incoherent shouting from a nearby apartment changed the mood of the day. The crash of a mirror shattering. Bundles of 12” singles,...
Muiderburg

Muiderburg

Muiderburg Two things grabbed my attention as I rode on the outskirts of Muiderburg en route to Almere. The first, a massive stack of old wooden pallets and old wood being pushed into a mound, presumably to be turned into wood chips. The second was a quiet tunnel for...
Amsterdam

Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM One of the world’s great walkable cities, Amsterdam oozes charm. For a photographer, there’s always something new to see. Individual, direct, sometimes rude, often fun, the city offers something for everyone. Think hidden hofjes — a sort of...