Tag : Belgium

Tielt-Winge, België

Stars at the Vlooybergtoren

Yesterday it was a very clear night, so it was the ideal moment to shoot some startrails. The picture was made at the Vlooybergtoren in Tielt-Winge, Belgium. In the summer of 2013 I made a similar shot with the same composition, however it was full moon back then, resulting in only a few visible stars. This time it was extremely clear with many stars visible, even though there’s a fair amount of light pollution in the area. The startrail is […]

Startrails bij Fort Eben-Emael, België

Startrails Fortress Eben-Emael

The Fortress Eben-Emael is a fortress on the border between Belgium and The Netherlands, that was used during the second world war.  The retractable cupola’s were on my list for a long time, it was just a matter of waiting for the perfect timing. The image is composed out of +/- 100 images @ F4.5, 30sec, Iso 800.  

Abdij van Averbode, België

Averbode Abbey

Averbode Abbey in Belgium is nationally known for it’s printing company, and for the ice cream alley. The baroque abbey church was build in 1672. Recently the square has been renovated and a narrow reflective pond was added, creating new photo-opportunities.