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Movie “Nightcrawler” vs reality

Jake Gyllenhaal plays as Lou Bloom in the movie Nightcrawler, a cameraman who makes money by filming 112 / 911 emergencies without any moral/ethic borders. Is everything in the movie shown real ?

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Nijmegen 2 – A Timelapse Trailer

New camera, new gear, new places – new timelapse! After I finished my first Nijmegen timelapse I were still a lot of places left to explore, so for the new timelapse I went out again to take photos, lots of photos, of those places.

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The chaos behind the scenes

Removing a cock due to restauration on top of a church. Till the last minute, things get more and more unclear. Who can get up on the scaffold? Who is more important: photographer from local media or photographer from the city?

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Where is the fire?

Sometimes, if I react really fast, I manage to arrive to the incident site as first and have to wait for the fire brigade or ambulance to arrive. But this time, we all had to wait for the fire to arrive!

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Preview-Review: Samsung Lens NX 50-200mm F4-5.6 ED OIS III

Recently I bought a new lens, and did some tests on the Samsung NX300M and the Samsung NX30. Read here the preview review of the Samsung NX 50-200mm F4-5.6 ED OIS III         A classic telezoom, essential for taking photos in the distance, but also interesting for portraits. What are the field […]

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4-DAAGSE NIJMEGEN – A Timelapse Film

  (Open this video directly on youtube in a new window: youtube.com/watch?v=PkA3qIn4ZaQ ) 4-DAAGSE NIJMEGEN – A TIMELAPSE FILM Duration in realtime: 11h 01m Displayed photos: 3379 The “4-Daagse Nijmegen” (or “vierdaagse”) is annual event that takes place every summer in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. On those “International Four Day Marches Nijmegen” more than 40.000 participants […]

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NIJMEGEN – A TIMELAPSE FILM

 Want to watch it on youtube? youtube.com/watch?v=C0YjbM9Xcs8 (new window) NIJMEGEN A TIMELAPSE FILM Duration in realtime: 29h 19m Displayed photos: 9071 My first timelapse film takes place in, about and around the Dutch city Nijmegen. Through my study I came to this nice small city near the German border. Nijmegen is not only a great […]

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Homepage Photo of the City Nijmegen.nl

My photo was selected to be shown on the startpage of the Dutch City Nijmegen. The Photo will be displayed from 29th of June until 13th of July – whenever you open the page! The page has about 5000 visitors each day. The photo shows an old Customshouse in the Citypark Valkhofpark, in the background you can see the […]

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Flickr Explored: Waalbrug Sunrise compilation photo

500 of 1,83 Million On 26th of June 2015 the picture “Waalbrug Nijmegen” went on Flickr into the “Explore” section. Flickr is a photo sharing page where photographers around the world share their photos, rate and comment other pictures. In the Explore Section of Flickr are the daily best 500 pictures shown. That may sound […]

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My DIY filter for Sunphotos

Point your camera onto the sun and you risk permanent damage of your sensor. I wanted to record a sun eclipse, but how to timelapse for example a sun eclipse?           The different lenses in your objective do work like a magnifier on a white piece of paper: it intensifies the […]

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Taking pictures isnt allowed on Radboud University Campus…

I do not publish any photos or videos with Radboud on it! Why? Because I’m not allowed to, thats why!   I had several ideas about timelapses on the campus of my university. Once I wanted to make a timelapse of a bicycle shed next to the Erasmusbuilding, in the beginning it’s empty and after […]

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Differences RAW & JPG

If you own a more advanced camera then you can save your image in .RAW or .JPG format. Both do have their advantages and disadvantages.           Advantages of .raw (in comparison with jpg) It contains more colour and brightness information. It can make differences between “dark dark dark dark” and “dark […]

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HowTo: Timelapse Cloud Movement

For making a timelapse of clouds you need to get the right interval! Camera angle, focal length & focus, aperture and shutter speed become afterwards unimportant as soon as you want to see your timelapse.       Keep in mind: Do never point your camera directly into the sun! The lenses in the objectief […]

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HowTo: 4k Export in Adobe Premiere

Adobe Premiere has got many many different options, especially for export. The export settings are quite complex, I myself havent figured everything out, but after long research on the internet I found the perfect options for 4k export. What you need to know: 4K is NOT UHD. UHD = Ultra High Definition: 3840 × 2160 – […]

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HowTo: Colourgrading in Lightroom 5

Colourgrading is an essential step in the post-production of a timelapse clip. The software I use for the colour adjustments is Lightroom.               Very important for the colourgrading is that the original photo had been taken as a .RAW, so that you have greater possibilities to improve a photo. […]