Monday, 27 February 2012

Bella's State Portrait


Despite running a busy stall on Amsterdam's main flea market, little Bella was gracious enough to grant me a few minutes of her time so that I could take her picture. And when the sitting was over, her adoring human scooped her up in his muscular arms and kissed her furry lips.

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography

Friday, 24 February 2012

Left or Right?


To the left are the jewel-like colours of the Red Sea, to the right are ancient Roman emerald mines and endless desert. But if you're feeling lazy, you can just sit beneath this make-shift structure and watch the sun go down.

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography, Wadi el Gamal

Thursday, 16 February 2012

The Freeze Recedes


Gone are the skaters, the concert on ice, the mulled wine, the races and the party people. A week of spontaneous celebration of Amsterdam's frozen canals is just melting away. But maybe it will all be back next year...

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography

Thursday, 9 February 2012

The Noble Bearing of a Chanel Lady


Is this noble lady waiting for her nails to dry? Is she begging for a Chanel bag to match her beads? Whatever the truth, she is not amused.

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography

Monday, 6 February 2012

Where's Supper?


Although he was happy to be photographed, this handsome feral cat was more interested spotting his next meal as it ambled around on the ground below.
Photo: ©Profoundy Superficial, Aswan, Egypt.

Thursday, 2 February 2012

The Weather in Amsterdam...


... is either grey and freezing cold or surreally sunny and freezing cold. If it's going to be winter, let it be like this photo with globs of snow that turn this town into an Arctic wilderness fit for panting huskies and intrepid explorers.

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial