AmsterdamSeen ~ Free Photography Exhibition @ Kunsthal Citroën

For years and years the large white building at Stadionplein has been a home for car dealer Citroën. Earlier this year they left this building completely empty. The Kunsthal Citroën wants to use all that space to display modern art, a perfect way to use it! AmsterdamSeen is their first exhibition and it covers the…
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FREE Photo Exhibition @ Sarphatipark: Do Dog Owners Look Like Their Dogs or Do They Start Looking Like Them?

Dogs and their owners can be intruiging couples: they seem to look a lot like each other. But how does this happen? Dutch photographer Metje Blaak, (in)famous from her career as a prostitute, investigates this wonderful but strange connection between dogs & their humans. Her photos can be seen on big billboards in the Sarphatipark….
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Enclose by Prins de Vos ~ Photography Exhibition @ Melkweg Expo

Enclose by Prins de Vos is very personal photographic diary. He shot these photos of him and his boyfriend, showing their relationship up close. All photos are made by an analogue camera. The photos are pure and recognizable to all of us. This exhibition and the added Pride Photo Award exhibition are part of the…
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FREE e-book ’10 Essential Street Photography Lessons’

Big cities, like New York and Amsterdam, have been atrracting street photographers for decades and decades. With a high density of diverse people, in an interesting urban environment, there’s always a good shot waiting to happen. In Amsterdam we can enjoy the great and lovely shots of Schlijper, who eagerly roams the streets of our…
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World Press Photo 15 Exhibition @ Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam

Last weekend the Nieuwe Kerk opened its doors for the exhibition World Press Photo 15. Each year the best press photos are gathered and the Nieuwe Kerk is the first stop on the worldwide tour of this international press photography contest. It’s an exhibition with lots of different images, some are beautiful and intriguing, others can…
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Huge Exhibition of the Work of Anton Corbijn in The Hague

If you have been following the pop and rock music scene for over the last 20 years, it will be impossible that you haven’t seen any work by Dutch photographer and director Anton Corbijn. Over the years he has worked with so many musicians, to name just a few (really a few…): U2, Depeche Mode,…
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Out Of Town: ‘Wildlife Photographer of the Year’ @ Museon

Each year a selection of the best entries of the international Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition is shown to the public with an exhibition at the museum Museon in The Hague. The competition is highly regarded with photographers from all over the world sending in their best shots. There’s also a competition for kids!…
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Photography Exhibition ‘BECOME’ by Henri Verhoef

Just this Friday a new photography exhibition opened at the Melkweg Galerie: ‘BECOME – The Exaltation Of Individuality’ by Henri Verhoef. This exhibition is part of the downtown program for the Amsterdam Fashion Week. With this exhibition Henri Verhoef is asking the following questions: Can we really become who we are, or are we limited by our…
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Amsterdam in Pictures: Thomas Schlijper – Visual City Chroniqueur

If you like, love – or live in – Amsterdam, you can’t go on without having heard of our great city chroniqueur, photographer Thomas Schlijper. Thomas captures our capital day after day: the people, the streets and…. his three favorites -> dogs on bikes, cute girls and cool cars. Thomas adds one or more photos…
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Mobile Photography Workshop

Jealous of the beautiful shots you see made by others on Twitter or Instagram? Want to learn how to make great photos with your smartphone? And how to make great compositions with only an instagram-square? Then a mobile photography workshop might be just what you need! Marianne Hope can teach you all that and more!…
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