Archive for November, 2013

Instagram is debasing real photography – part 2

Filmmaker Thomas Jullien created a nice short movie by weaving together strangers’ Instagram pictures to form a story. It starts with a bike ride to Paris and zaps you to New York and pretty much everywhere else in between. In June 2012, on the occasion of an interesting Guardian article, I posted Kate Beavans interesting […]

292 documentaries in 12 days

The world’s largest documentary film festival, the International Film Festival Amsterdam, will take place from 20 November to 1 December 2013. The objective is to promote creative documentaries to a wide audience and organize debates, forums and workshops. Check out their rich programme schedule or festival website. Opening event: Return to Homs I had the […]

Dutch Green Bridges Blog for a sharp mind

If you read Dutch, question yourself and the world around you and want to achieve impact in life, be inspired at Green Green is Martine Verweij’s blog about her observations and beliefs to build bridges towards a more sustainable world. Being smart, creative, interested, educated and experienced, Martine writes inspirational columns for a […]

Riding the Himalayan range

Me, my friends and the Royal Enfields are back in one piece. And with a smile. A big one. Two weeks of rolling over tarmac, dirt, gravel, snow and sand while enjoying one of the worlds most beautiful panoramic views, made everlasting memories. The Himalayan range, as well as the way to it from Manali, […]

Sidewalk Adventures



© June 2012, Marijn Engels