Category Archives: Other

@maartenvanhaverbeke on instagram

I’ve joined the Instagram crowd a few days ago. Not sure yet how I’ll combine this with the photo blog. During my contemplation I invite you to have a look at my first Instagram posts.

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Halifax to Vancouver

Ride my bicycle across Canada? Why not?! Read about my present and past bicycle traveling on my all-new Bicycle Wanderings blog! (or the Facebook Camera/Bicycle Wanderings page)


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On gear: How I became an avid Fuji X photographer


About my path to the perfect camera I possess now. And about how such a thing doesn’t exist and actually possesses me.

I think it’s only fair to warn anyone that should want to read this. It was my intention to write a few words about how my interest for photography grew over the years into the passion that it is now. It became a rather long text. I can easily give you the short version: over the years I bought many cameras and lenses. And I’ll probably keep going down this road in the future. I’m afraid it’s a prime example of GAS. In Belgium GAS stands for some idiotic municipal sanctions. But that’s a whole different story. I’m talking about the Gear Acquisition Syndrome, the all-consuming desire to expand your collection of gear. Anyone who has ever suffered from it will know exactly what I mean. For me it’s [Continue Reading]

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black marble


NASA, Black Marble, United States.

The only photos I’ll probably be taking today will be some blurry images through an airplane window. So I would like to present a photo that’s taken from a bit higher. I find these Black Marble photos that NASA released a few weeks back so fascinating. I found out about these photos on PetaPixel and I can keep staring at them endlessly.  Believe it or not, NASA has a Flickr account with many more photos to stare at.

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