Jelle Zijlstra

Jelle Zijlstra

Lives in Netherlands Ermelo, Netherlands
Joined on Dec 31, 2004

Jelle Zijlstra's recent activity

  • Submitted a challenge entry Op-art bottle
    Empty bottle photographed before a black and white background.
    Placed 4th in the challenge. Empty bottle photographed before a black and white background.
  • Commented on Stefan in the High Quality: Portraits challenge

    Thank you very much for your kind comment!

  • Submitted a challenge entry Tel Aviv skyline
    The Tel Aviv skyline as seen from our Hotel's roof terrace.
    Placed 62nd in the challenge. The Tel Aviv skyline as seen from our Hotel's roof terrace.
  • Thanks for your reaction. I didn't have a clue what was written on the posters. Maybe they were discussing the obituaries...I don't know. That is what makes street photography so noce....it leaves...

  • During our visit to Jerusalem I noticed these three Ultra Orthodox men who seemed to be discussing the texts on the wall behind them. One of them is even writing on the billboard..... Makes you wonder what their discussion was about.
    Placed 3rd in the challenge. During our visit to Jerusalem I noticed these three Ultra Orthodox men who seemed to be discussing the texts on the wall behind them. One of them is even writing on the billboard..... Makes you wonder what their discussion was about.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Urbex bear
    A teddybear left behind in a desolate house near Leer, Germany.
    Placed 3rd in the challenge. A teddybear left behind in a desolate house near Leer, Germany.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Torre dei Pommodori
    Urbex photo of a deserted Tomato-paste factory in Tuscany, Italy. We noticed this beautiful Urbex site close to our holiday home in Tuscany. It was not easy to get in, but it was worth the effort! A beautiful site with an astonishing view of the surroundding area - especially close to sunset.
    Placed 24th in the challenge. Urbex photo of a deserted Tomato-paste factory in Tuscany, Italy. We noticed this beautiful Urbex site close to our holiday home in Tuscany. It was not easy to get in, but it was worth the effort! A beautiful site with an astonishing view of the surroundding area - especially close to sunset.
  • Submitted a challenge entry "Hagrid the Priest"
    An Priest guarding the site of the crucifixion in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem
    Placed 60th in the challenge. An Priest guarding the site of the crucifixion in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem
  • Submitted a challenge entry The Friday Prayer
    Man on his way to the Friday Prayer in a Jerusalem Mosque.
    Placed 47th in the challenge. Man on his way to the Friday Prayer in a Jerusalem Mosque.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Praying to a different God
    Old man counting his money while others around him are praying near the West Wall in Jerusalem
    Placed 88th in the challenge. Old man counting his money while others around him are praying near the West Wall in Jerusalem
  • Submitted a challenge entry The prayer
    Orthodox Jewish man praying near the West Wall in Jerusalem.
    Placed 45th in the challenge. Orthodox Jewish man praying near the West Wall in Jerusalem.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Stefan
    Stefan - Medieval look
    Placed 8th in the challenge. Stefan - Medieval look
  • Submitted a challenge entry Grandma
    My 94 year old mother pictured as Rembrandts mother, painted by Gerard Dou.
    Placed 2nd in the challenge. My 94 year old mother pictured as Rembrandts mother, painted by Gerard Dou.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Morning dew
    Morning dew at the Ermelose Heide
    Placed 73rd in the challenge. Morning dew at the Ermelose Heide
  • Submitted a challenge entry Dawn
    Morning mist over the Ermelose heide.
    Placed 30th in the challenge. Morning mist over the Ermelose heide.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Petra
    Early morning shot of one of the impressive man-made structures in Petra behind the famous treasury. The soft early morning light brings out the beautiful sandstone structure and intense colours. The people in front of the structure show its size.
    Placed 49th in the challenge. Early morning shot of one of the impressive man-made structures in Petra behind the famous treasury. The soft early morning light brings out the beautiful sandstone structure and intense colours. The people in front of the structure show its size.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Petra, The Treasury
    Early morning shot of "The Treasury" on the central square in Petra as seen from the canyon. This picture was taken before the sun hits the building and contrasts are too high.
    Placed 24th in the challenge. Early morning shot of "The Treasury" on the central square in Petra as seen from the canyon. This picture was taken before the sun hits the building and contrasts are too high.
  • Submitted a challenge entry hAifA by night
    Picture taken from our hotelroom window in downtown Haifa, Israël
    Placed 19th in the challenge. Picture taken from our hotelroom window in downtown Haifa, Israël
  • Three orthodox girls admire shoes in a shoe-shop window in Mea Sharim (Jerusalem)
    Placed 89th in the challenge. Three orthodox girls admire shoes in a shoe-shop window in Mea Sharim (Jerusalem)
  • Submitted a challenge entry Merry family
    Placed 51st in the challenge.
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