19 May 2010

Dutch Windmills

The Netherlands is so closely associated with windmills, that it's often the first fact people recall about the country. The Dutch built windmills for many centuries.To some extent, the windmills built the country itself, since without them much of the land drainage (like 40%) could not have occured. It's about 1150 remaining windmills in the Netherlands.Here below some pics depicting this amazing home-construction:

16 May 2010

The Belgian Comic Strip Center

During my last visit in Brussels I went to the Belgian Comic Strip Center in order to get back to one of best known belgian comic strip character - Tintin. But this kingdom of  the imagination is well know also for other Belgium's comic stripe heros:  Spirou, Bob and Bobette, the Smurfs, Lucky Luke, Asterix and many more. Here below some photographs from this trip:
 Tintin and Milou
Belgian Comic stripe Center - main entrance
The Belgian Comic stripe Center

14 May 2010

Grand Press Photo 2010 for Tomasz Tomaszewski

Finbarr O’Reilly, chairman of this year edition, says that this photo depicts hope in the world full of  despair nowadays.

3 May 2010

Spring time at countryside

Going at countryside made me thinking about presenting spring time through my camera. I'm not very keen in taking photos of nature but this time I found another life in the grass. Please have a look at this "jungle's life".
make spring love
first rays of Sun
spring time