Mirrormask

And now for something completely different. This series is based on one image that I had experimentally created some years ago. I liked the result a lot, but had not pursued the idea at the time. I picked the theme up again recently, and the images in the gallery Mirrormask are what happen when one…

Photo Bookmaking

Up until 2007 all photos I made were analogue and therefore already printed. When I got my first digital camera I stopped printing my images completely. It seemed redundant and expensive. In the last couple of years my opinion on this has started to change again. I missed having something tangible in my hands and…

At the Mountains of Madness

I could not help feeling that they were evil things– mountains of madness whose farther slopes looked out over some accursed ultimate abyss. That seething, half-luminous cloud-background held ineffable suggestions of a vague, ethereal beyondness far more than terrestrially spatial; and gave appalling reminders of the utter remoteness, separateness, desolation, and aeon-long death of this…

Memorial

The images show a memorial to the small seaside village Petten which had to be evacuated, moved and rebuild multiple times due to its vicinity to the sea and to war destruction. The memorial is a marker for its historical location.I have always loved the graphical nature of groynes, therefore these strange forms attracted me…

Brocéliande

As people migrated between Brittany and Britain over the centuries, the Celtic culture and legends merged. Much of that can still be perceived in Brittany nowadays, most notably in the Arthurian legendary forest Brocéliande, in whose waters the Lady Viviane raised Lancelot and where Morgan le Fay trapped her lovers in The Valley of No…

Secrets of the Water

Water is a source of infinite fascination for me. The way it can hide or reveal things with its reflective surface or its endless black depths has always been an inspiration to human imagination, and I am no exception in this regard. As an often used allegory for the passage of time, it is also…