Snow for Valentine

After opening the curtains on Valentine’s day, I was very surprised to see the white world outside. It finally became winter.

In this blog the results of a early morning on the Posbank with a cloudy sky and a morning with a clear sky on the Rozendaalse veld, just a little bit further than the Posbank.

I hope you enjoy my first snow pictures of this year.

Click on the picture to enlarge !!

On the Posbank:

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Durgerdam

On the 17th of Januari, I went together with some fellow photographers of the ‘Schoorl group’ to the little town of Durgerdam.

The town is situated just east of Amsterdam on the shore of the IJsselmeer, what used to be the Zuiderzee. Looking to the east, we witnessed a beautiful sunrise over the water.

Thanks Petra van Went, Ed Geerlings, Niels Barto and Frederik van der Veer for an inspiring morning.

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Winner Photo contest Autumn

On top of my exhibition at the Kunstgemaal, my picture ‘After the purple rush’ was announced as the winner of the photo contest ‘Autumn’.

The contest was organized by the municipality of Rheden, the region were I live. Obviously I’m very proud with this result. On 21st of January, I received the prize in our town hall from the city council member Nicole Olland.

Picture by http://rheden.nieuws.nl

Picture by http://rheden.nieuws.nl

I would like to congratulate Sander Grefte (second)  and Mrs. Donders (third) with their great result.

Picture by http://rheden.nieuws.nl

Picture by http://rheden.nieuws.nl

 

 Also in the local media there was some interest in this competition

The regional newspaper De Gelderlander:

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and the regional newspaper Regiobode:

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The picture is part of a series taken on the Posbank, which is part of this region. The series can be found in my blog Deep Purple. This particular picture got a lot of attention and positive comments on Facebook, was voted ‘Best picture of the week’ in the Facebook group ‘Most beautiful pictures of the Netherlands’. Also it was published by 1x.com, and finally the icing of the cake ,the picture was published over 2 pages in the British Photo magazine ‘Practical Photography ’ explaining how to introduce details in landscape photography.

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All the attention for this picture has taken me completely by surprise. I just wanted to take a picture of the Posbank that differs from the rest and I think I can say that I succeeded in that.

Thank you all for your support.

Exhibition Het Kunstgemaal

In art gallery ‘Het Kunstgemaal in Bronkhorst, there is an exhibition from Januari 16th till March 20th 2016 .

Local artists will show their work and and I’m proud and excited I’m part of this. On the long wall of ‘Het Keukengemaal’ 13 of my prints of landscapes around the river IJssel are displayed.

During the opening on Saturday the 16th, I will be in the art gallery and I would be happy to tell you more about my work.

If you are interested in buying a copy , please check the website of Foto Kuipers. Because for this special occasion Foto Kuipers will offer you a special deal.

Don’t hesitate to write me a personal message for any other questions.

Hope to see you at the exhibition.

Peter.

Autumn 2015 part 2

Please enjoy the second and last part of my autumn series.

The pictures were taken in the woods around our home town Dieren, Posbank, Velp and the ‘dancing trees’ in the Speulder forest.

Please select the picture to view in full size.

If there is a picture you enjoy a lot, you might consider a hard copy via Werk aan de muur.

Thanks for watching

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