urban influence

URBAN INFLUENCE                                                               in 29 pictures    (apr 2015)

 

DSCF0184eindhoven. the evoluon

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The “uban-influence” section forms part of a series observing aspects of human behaviour. The other parts are “individuality”, “love&joy” and “togetherness”.

 

urb 1 DSCF2383siërra de guara. deer. 15.000 bc

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Animals have the habit changing bits of their environment into places to hide, rest or breed. People developed this habit in so much greater extend, sometimes transforming urban surroundings into places of art. In Europe no place is untouched by men, except the high mountains and some woods.  In their turn those men-created habitats have profound effects on the way people behave. Since the invention of agriculrute, and in effect of that the human necessitie of permanent settlement, a cycle of mutual influence between people and their urban surroundings is in motion, with different outcomes over time and places.

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urb 2 P1100372swiss alps. balance

 

 

urb 2b P1180250natural materials

 

 

urb 3 DSCF4954extremadua. all agricultured yet rural

 

 

 

urb 4 P1070166loarre castle. Guarding the ebro valley

 

 

urb 5 DSCF4956powers of the word and the sword. longtime neighbours

 

 

urb 6b DSCF7879metz. cathedral for modern art

 

 

urb 6c DSCF9382berlin. cathedral for money

 

 

urb 7 DSCF5412urban tentacles into nature

 

 

urb 7b DSCF7630urban animal adaptation

 

 

urb 9 DSCF5769sevilla. modern curves and squares

 

 

urb 10 DSCF5591the artist. curves and squares

 

 

urb 11 DSCF5668early urban transport

 

 

urb 12 DSCF5538contemporary urban transport

 

 

urb 13 DSCF5994andalucía. dawn

 

 

urb 15 DSCF9181nature almost taken over

 

 

urb 16 DSCF9067nature always taking back

 

 

urb 17 DSCF5524function changed. former islam minaret now christian belltower

 

 

urb 18 DSCF6694bonn. mosque-like artmuseum

 

 

urb 19 DSCF5552dressed for the city

 

 

urb 20 DSCF4588slamanca. city to admire

 

 

granada. city to fiest

 

 

turb 22 DSCF5508sevilla. city to meet

 

 

urb 23 IMG_8023 bnepal. rural function in the city

 

 

urb 24 DSCF1791pyrenees. the shepherd. old nomadic tradition still holding

 

 

P1070699 b_bewerkt-1eindhoven. the needle

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Black&White section  in 2 pictures

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urb 25 P1180258jewish family. some groups stopped adapting

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While some people withdraw from the process of urban development, others are fiercly modern-urban supporters, and there are groups standing up for the importance of nature. Together creating a colourfull diversity of people and their urban surroundings, in an ongoing cycle of change. An inexhaustible photographers Paradise.

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urb 14 DSCF6145the cattleman

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