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Chinese New Year + Valentine = Red + Gold Gifts

A few gift ideas to celebrate the Chinese New Year (this Friday) or Valentine’s Day (this Sunday) or both ūüėČ

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DESKTOP | Female Reds

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Chinatown Red & Union Square Typography

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#Bloodmoon over Amsterdam

Tonight I witnessed the blood moon over Amsterdam. The moon is not as bright as usual as the earth is casting its shadow over the moon located right between the sun and the moon. The only light reflected by the … Continue reading

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Color places

Charts, stereotypes and Photoshop, regarding ‘skin tone’. And art. A photograph by Man Ray, approaching the subject from an aesthetic angle. “This photograph of Kiki de Montparnasse’s head next to an African ceremonial mask bears a title that references both … Continue reading

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Little Red Corvette

We’re looking at the back of a little red Corvette. Prince died ‘on¬†April 21 2016’, as artist Rob Scholte stated, during a live show on Dutch television last night. A memorable date, the end of an area. Corny it may … Continue reading

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A nice red

A bottle of red, bought in the UK.

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Potato patina

I have been investigating the color of beetroot. To get the right patina for¬†the surface I used a cut potato drenched in red ink.¬†Took the photo with the sunlight shining onto the ink being sucked up by the potato fibers.¬†The … Continue reading

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Postcards

The other day I spent the evening with a friend and we had a look at her postcard collection, in an attempt to work towards our mutual goal, to lose some¬†stuff. Which cards can go? I am not sure now, … Continue reading

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As old as the world

The oldest winery was found in Armenia, dating to around 4000 BC.¬†The earliest archeological evidence for a dominant position of wine-making in human culture dates from 8,000 years ago in Georgia. The illustrations are from my mother’s wine atlas, published … Continue reading

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