Be a tourist in own country. Brussels is 1 hour driving from my home town by train or by car. I only used my 50mm lens (Canon nifty fifty f1.8 MK-I) 3 composition with contrasts of cold & warm colors, and old & new
To focus on lines and reflections of buildings you need to look up. That’s what I did in this series of 10 compositions Post processing: added contrasts (also shadows-high lights), vignetting, enhanced the yellow tones, changed color temperature to warm. Gear: Canon camera with 50mm F1.8 MKI
Brussels has no real skyscrapers but some are high enough to point your camera up into the sky
Last week a new name was given for the street where this building is. https://www.brussel.be/nieuwe-straatnamen-tour-taxis
What would you think if you were in charge of security and saw a (strange) man turning around with a camera in front of your building? Note: I only saw the small security cam during post processing on my PC. 😉
Yesterday I made a walk through the streets of Brussels looking for architecture and wall paintings (these pictures will follow soon). When I saw naked people on a bike crossing the street I quickly took few pictures before they were gone. I did some censoring to avoid problems on social media. If someone has the […]
In Brussels you find a lot of mural paintings besides of the many ugly tags. This piece or art you can find in the Marollen – in a dead end street at Hoogstraat / Rue Haute. Signed by Jef Aerosol LINK
This big bulding is located in the centre of Brussels and has some ugly and beautiful corners. So I made this series on a sunny day when the last snow was melting away.