Amsterdam in Dutch weather

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by addieleman, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. addieleman

    addieleman Passionate amateur

    Nov 13, 2012
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    Ad Dieleman
    Yesterday I made a day-trip to Amsterdam, which is a 1.5 hour ride by train from my place. Rain, wind, showers and sun were predicted so I was hoping for some nice photo opportunities. Unfortunately it didn't turn out great: the rain wasn't interspersed with sunny spells and around sunset the sun didn't really poke through the clouds. Oh well, I had a good day if only for being out.

    The National Maritime Museum (Scheepvaartmuseum)

    Just across the water north of the city center

    At the right a part of the EYE film museum



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  2. christilou

    christilou TalkEmount Veteran

    Nov 26, 2012
    Surrey, UK
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    When we went to Amsterdam last October, I remember wishing I'd got off the boat earlier by the time we reached this part of the water.... ! The light looks much nicer for your pictures though :)
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  3. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
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    I think you are a little "harsh" on youself Ad :) You definitely got some very nice photos here. Particularly, #2 and #4 are brilliant - excellent framing in #2 :thumbsup:
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  4. WNG

    WNG TalkEmount All-Pro

    Aug 12, 2014
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    Agree, nice mood from the available light captured. The skies are dramatic.
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  5. WestOkid

    WestOkid TalkEmount All-Pro

    Jan 25, 2014
    New Jersey, USA
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    I know what you mean when you don't get just what you want. That said, I enjoyed this set.
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  6. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
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    Sometimes moody can add to some impressive shots.

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