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An early morning woodland run

I visited my hometown over the weekend, and my training plan suggested I should do a 2:30h-3h long run. I could not spend that much time out and about as my family had to wait for me, but I could squeeze a 1.5h run in. I decided to take the ‘long’ roundtrip along the ‘6 Seen Platte’, one of Duisburg’s largest recreational areas. I left the hou... Read more

Up or down? Moving from WordPress to Jekyll

I just moved my website from WordPress to Jekyll. I did not even test it. I literally migrated the WordPress files from the Apache directory to somewhere else (I could have just deleted those files). For a few minutes or so, the Apache directory was empty, so anyone (and I doubt there is anyone) trying to access hafur.com during that period woul... Read more

Street Art in Malaga, Spain

I stumbled upon this shot today while cleaning up my photo library. We moved to the Netherlands in 2018, specifically on January 31. A week later, I was on my first business trip for my new employer. I enjoyed my time in Malaga, Spain - especially as it offered a chance to escape the cold and wet Dutch winter. Read more

One day I will buy a Hasselblad XPan

The Hasselblad XPan and the Fuji TX-1 are some exceptional cameras:: They both allow one to take photos in a wide panoramic 65x24mm format. I recommend reading this article by Jonas Rask. Or watch the YouTube videos from the_real_sir_robin. I find the format so interesting that I try to mimic the look&feel, again and again, using my digital... Read more

Moving from Instagram to VERO

I recently watched Peter McKinnon’s video about the downfall of Instagram (https://youtu.be/-NoxCtW5MBE). It is a video promoting VERO using all the negatives of Instagram. I was intrigued because I really like Instagram – no, I have to say: I really liked Instagram. Instagram, for me, was always this place that I could use as my ‘gallery’. I l... Read more