Rainy days

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Rotterdam (Netherlands)

While we are making a home in Banyoles (Catalonia) and I unearth my camera and start taking pictures here, I will post some photos of Dutch scenes that I made before our move. This one reminds me of the rain and storm that will be very rare here.

Cinema reflections

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As I love going to the movies, I am often found in an industrial and office area of Rotterdam that in itself is not especially interesting for street photographers.

Yet for me this is a strong incentive to take my camera and try and capture some pictures with people in these for me not very attractive surroundings.

This girl was waiting for the cinema to open and apparently looking for something in her purse. The glass façade reflecting the parked bicycles and the buildings at the other side of the street persuaded me to take this photo.

For Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge – Reflection.

Picknick

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In between the streets in the historic centre of Dordrecht there is an inner court that once belonged to a monastery. Now children use it as a playground, people come and sit on one of the benches or have a picknick like these neighbours. A quiet place in the middle of a busy city.