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The Netherlands, Peilhuisje op Wieringen

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Willem (Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands) on 27 January 2020 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

Rijkspeilschaal uit 1919 zoals Rijkswaterstaat die bij tientallen langs de kust had laten bouwen. In dit huisje werden de standen van eb en vloed in een grafiek gevangen. Daar kwam een ingenieuze constructie met vlotters, tandwielen en een klok aan te pas.
This is a government level scale from 1919 as Rijkswaterstaat had it built at dozens along the coast. The levels of ebb and flow were captured in a graph in this house. An ingenious construction with floats, gears and a clock was used.

OLYMPUS E-M10MarkII 1/1000 second F/8.0 ISO 250 40 mm

By Marie from Entre By Marie et Montagnes, France

Minimalist and magnificent. Lovely framing too

27 Jan 2020 6:19am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Excellent cadrage

27 Jan 2020 7:15am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Cute tiny house. A nice maritime sujet.

27 Jan 2020 7:44am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What an artistic little hut !

27 Jan 2020 8:08am

Peter from OBDAM, Netherlands

Mooie compositie en kleuren.

27 Jan 2020 8:24am

JPA from Paris, France

magnifique paysage!! amts

27 Jan 2020 8:25am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


27 Jan 2020 9:32am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Excellent look at this great little but well built building Willem.

27 Jan 2020 9:40am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb framing and composition!

27 Jan 2020 9:46am

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire.Pays de la Loire., France

Impression de solitude et de grand espace parfaitement restituée.

27 Jan 2020 9:50am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

J'aime beaucoup ta photo et cette ambiance sereine qui en ressort.
Bonne journée Willem

27 Jan 2020 10:29am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice composition, I like it a lot.

27 Jan 2020 10:37am

Le Krop from Charenton-le-Pont, France

Délicat. Joli. Poétique.

27 Jan 2020 11:06am

@Le Krop: Merci.

omid from mashhad, Iran

Lovely view.

27 Jan 2020 11:28am

Alun from Cheshire, United Kingdom

Very nice image

27 Jan 2020 11:51am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Een echte mooie uitnodigende compositie

27 Jan 2020 12:33pm

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Wat leuk, ik heb dit huisje een paar jaar geleden van de andere kant gefliepst.
Een mooie compo en een heldere plaat!

27 Jan 2020 3:03pm

Yves from Allier, France

Superbe composition, bravo !

27 Jan 2020 3:15pm

Devi from Chennai, India

How lovely this looks ! Thank you for the nice note on this :)))

27 Jan 2020 3:19pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Nice little building. In a low lying country, it is essential to monitor the tides.

27 Jan 2020 5:38pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful composition and colors . And interesting to see how they look at the flow .

27 Jan 2020 6:17pm

Nath from France

Colors and light are very pleasant. I like very much.

27 Jan 2020 7:37pm

Hanry from Castricum, Netherlands

Mooie compositie en kleuren. Interessante info erbij ook. Hopen dat Rijkswaterstaat dit netjes in stand houdt, een mooi monument.

27 Jan 2020 7:50pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A beautiful composition. I love the layers of color. What an interesting house. I am glad that records are being kept of the water levels.

28 Jan 2020 2:58am

Remus from Portugal

Beautiful composition!
The rule of thirds perfectly applied.

28 Jan 2020 4:49pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

the layers are fantastic and what an intriguing little structure

28 Jan 2020 8:51pm

jeanmadis from Chonburi, Thailand

J'aime la sobriété que dégage cette image et ses douces couleurs.

29 Jan 2020 2:54am

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

Bekend huisje!! ;-)
Het huisje is altijd hetzelfde in een steeds wisselende omgeving qua lucht, water en vegetatie. Mooi helder vastgelegd!!

2 Feb 2020 12:21am