The Stroopwafel Eaters

I promised you to publish a series of photos I shot together with Cathelijne Hornstra during a street photography workshop lead by Fokko Muller

Fokko gave us the assignment to follow someone on the market place and shoot multiple photos – without being noticed – that together would make a little ‘story’. 

Although it was an individual assignment, the day after the workshop I found out that one of the other participants, Cathelijne Hornstra, made a series of the same couple right after I finished my series. We agreed to join our photos and make one mega-series.

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Street Photography Workshop with Fokko Muller

Fokko Muller
Fokko Muller

Last weekend I travelled to Rotterdam to take part in a street photography workshop lead by the famous Dutch street photographer Fokko Muller*.

I took part in two of his ‘Street Photography Fundamental’ workshops a couple of years ago, but this time I upped the game and decided to register for Fokko’s ‘Advanced’ workshop. Unfortunately, all of his Advanced workshops were fully booked, so I asked to be put on the waiting list.

I never expected to be invited, but to my surprise I received a message from Fokko a couple of days before the event, asking me if I was still interested to join his workshop. Yes off course I was!!!

The day before, I gathered all my gear, charged all my camera batteries and packed my bag. The weather forecast was looking good, so I packed light.

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New Year’s Resolutions: Time to Quit Street Photography?

 

First of all, I’ll start off this post wishing you all a happy new year! I hope your wishes will come true in 2018.
Now that the formalities are out of the way, let me go on with my blog post.

Sint-Janhuismolen
Sint-Janhuismolen, Kruisvest, Belgium

Last year I’ve become increasingly unhappy with my street photography hobby. This was partly due to problems I had with my knee. Walking – even for short distances – was extremely troublesome. As a result, I was unable to do street photography most of the time. But there was another reason. Read more