Lucas Dewaele, dagboek

Over fotografie en leven.

Month: August, 2015

The loneliness scale.

“La solitude est une belle chose; 
mais il faut quelqu'un pour vous dire 
que la solitude est une belle chose.” (Honoré de Balzac)

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Today’s observations. (Village fair, edition august 2015)

Praise Holland (5).

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(dutch gardening)

Half a page in my diary.



What we see changes what we know. What we know changes what we see.Jean Piaget

Praise Holland (4).

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Praise Holland (3).

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Praise Holland (2).


Agent Orange (2).

(Had an overdose of Holland)


Agent Orange.

(Dutch perspective)



(in life)


Praise Holland (1).

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Adoring Mr. Stieglitz (again).

Today’s steerage experience.



Flandafrican impact.

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Adoring Avedon.

‘We all perform. It’s what we do for each other all the time, deliberately or unintionally. It’s a way of telling about ourselves in the hope of being recognized as what we’d like to be. PERFORMANCE’



Adoring Mr. Stieglitz.

“Photography is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.”


High summer in Belgium 2.0.

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The familiar aspect of high summer.

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I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn’t photograph them.

Diane Arbus

Professional holidays (3). My secret life unveiled.

(Finally a little less unfamous)


Belgian Coastline Blues for Dummies (5).


Urban pleasures.


‘The goal is not to make something factually impeccable, but seamlessly persuasive.’

John Szarkowski
P.s. dreaming of a new panoramic head.

Body language.


With photography, I like to create fiction out of reality. I try and do this by taking society’s natural prejudice and giving this a twist. (Martin Parr)

Smelling Sunday.

The smells remain, even afterwards when cycling in Flanders Fields.

Honoring Daido Moriyama’s dog.


If you were to ask me to define a photograph in a few words, I would say it is “a fossil of light and time”

Belgian Coastline Blues for Dummies (4).

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