I have totally fallen in love with Nashville! They call it the Music City and I love music. Nashville is obviously the heart of country music. But there so much more. Music streams from every bar and restaurant in the city. Bands playing the honky-tonks on Nashville’s Broadway compete for your attention day and night. […]
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About Kris Saelen
Springsteen fan, photographer with a latex fetish and ICT specialist. Love to travel.
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There’s more than just waterfalls in Great Smoky Mountain National Park. In fact it is probably more known for its wildlife. The park is home to coyotes, deer, turkeys, elk and most notably for the approximately 1600 black bears that live in those mountains. We had the chances to meet 2 of them. Kinda cool […]
Great Smoky Mountain National Park, on the border between North Carolina and Tennessee encompasses 2114km2 making it one of the biggest national parks in the US. It is home to about 1600 black bears which everyone wants to see. It is also known for its many waterfalls. Too many to visit in just 3 days. […]
When the weather is nice, Stone Mountain Park is a great place to be and to make some photographs. At the heart of the park, there is gigantic quartz monzonite dome of about 251 m above the surrounding area. On its north face, there is a bas-relief that depicts three Confederate figures during the American […]
We arrived in Atlanta, GA with no issues. Smooth fight with Delta. Atlanta is home to the headquarters of CNN and Coca-Cola. And what do you do on a rainy day? Right! You take the tour at CNN and Coca-Cola World. At CNN we goofed around, posing as news anchors. They wouldn’t have us though. […]
I love Antwerp! It’s one of my favorite cities in the world. And that’s because it has a perfect mix old and new architecture, it has cool bars and nice restaurants. And it has cool museums. The MAS, Museum aan de Stroom, is one of those. Opened 2011, amidst some controversy about the design, it […]
Why are so many people picking on the quality of iPhone photos, and of any smartphone for that matter? Everybody says the photos are just not good enough for print or to show them on large format. Well, let’s talk about that for a minute… I bought my 1st digital camera back in 2001. I […]
The Port House are the new headquarters of the Antwerp Port Authority and is a very popular subject for photographers these days. The building is a fusion a modern design by Architect Zaha Hadid sitting on top of an old firehouse by architect Emiel Van Averbeke. So why not have a go at it myself?
When it comes to editing photos on my iPhone, Snapseed is one of my favorites. It was conceived developed by Nik Software and after Google acquired Nik Software, Google continues to develop it. I love the versatility of Snapseed: you can apply on of many Instagram-like filters to give your photo a specific look or […]