ONE AMSTERDAM CANAL – FIVE SHOTS

I was rather pleased with this early morning shot. It got me thinking about how our lovely canal changes according to the light.

I was rather pleased with this early morning shot.

The balcony is our favourite part of our apartment, overlooking the Schinkel, Amsterdam’s busy working canal.

Taking the photo above reminded me of how extraordinarily different the Schinkel looks depending on the time of day, the season, the activity and the light.

The Schinkel sparkles on a sunny day.

The Schinkel sparkles on a sunny day.

There's always something going on. Somehow this river cruise monster made it through a seemingly impossible gap.

There’s always something going on. This river cruise monster made it through a seemingly impossible gap.


It's not always the quietest spot in Amsterdam.

It’s not always the quietest spot in Amsterdam.


It's worth getting up very early in the morning sometimes. The couple on bridge thought so too.

It’s worth getting up very early in the morning sometimes. The couple on bridge thought so too. (No, I didn’t pay them to go and stand there at 5.30am.)

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11 responses to “ONE AMSTERDAM CANAL – FIVE SHOTS

  1. I love the view from your apartment.

  2. You miss it already, Richard? 😉

  3. Laura Resek

    That early morning photo is really marvellous.

    Laura from Slovenia

  4. All five shots are marvellous, and I was just told you’ve just been sighted in Marrickville. That’s pretty clever

  5. Good post Richard – I like your canal!

  6. Beautiful shots and a lovely aspect. Happy New Year.

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