About the Book
There are a lot of myths about Amsterdam, but one thing most people agree upon. At night
this city touches upon our romantic imagination and produces a tender smile when looking at
the illuminated medieval-like streets, canals and bridges and the ancient storehouses
converted nowadays into modern apartments. And let us not forget te famous Red Light District "De Wallen".
Visiting those icons of history,walking along the meandering water and watching meanwhile through the inviting windows of houses is for most people and especially tourist a real pleasure. Amsterdam by night is however not only romantic, but also sexy and dynamic. It's a city where each individual will find something of his or her interest.
This book introduces you to spaces of Amsterdam which present different dimensions of Amsterdam.
Yvonne Smits was born in the Netherlands in 1962. Her first camera was a birthday present when she was 6 years old. Photography is a real passion. Some of her photo's are published in photo magazines in The Netherlands. In 2008 one of her photos was shown at the Saatchi exhibition in Cannes during the Sony World Photography Awards. At this moment she has a fulltime job.Besides that she is a freelance photographer for a Dutch photobureau. She spends almost all of her free time photographing and traveling around the world. In the near future she is planning to make more books about her journeys to all continents.