Tag: Ed Skillz

Ganesha Tattoo

Today I had the honor of tattooing a Ganesha. The interesting part of Ganesha are for me the details in it. The elephant is a magnificent animal itself and in this case portrait as the god Ganesha it stands for being the remover of obstacles. The deeper meaning behing this charming elephant headed god is


Winter Carp Fishing December 2015

This December Roy Vanstreels and I decided to make a short video about winter fishing for carp. Lucky for us we did catch a carp in front of the camera and thank to the film and editing skills of Roy we ended up with a short epic winter fishing video in an urban situation. Carp fishing


The Hunt For Carp part 6

Carp fishing isn’t only about catching carp. There is so much more to see when you are out there in nature pursuing your dreams. Nature itself shows us magical moments over and over again. Catching the carp itself is part of the adventure and mainly why we went out there in the first place.But don’t forget


Dieren fotograferen op Landgoed Hoenderdaell

Dit jaar heb ik de paasdagen maar eens niet vissend door gebracht. In plaats daarvan gaf het mooie weer een prachtige gelegenheid om met mijn jongste dochter een dagje in het dierenpark op Landgoed Hoenderdaell door te brengen. Het nieuwste dierenpark dat Nederland rijk is geeft de gelegenheid om in een heerlijke relaxte sfeer te


Carp on the Surface

When I do my early morning walk with the dog I can never resist searching for carp. While the dog is doing his thing I’m focused on the water we pass. This morning I spotted carp on the surface. But it is late November!?! Never seen that before around here. Is nature totally going mental


New Website Online

Finally! After many hours of work behind my mac book pro, both Carpcrossing.com and Edskillz.com have been renewed. Both websites have completely new looks. With both sites having easy navigation through all the items it will be more pleasant to read and follow the websites. Image size and quality have been improved as well. And


The Monday Morning Common

I never go fishing without my tripod. Because self-takes without one are very hard. When I left home my mind was full of hectic thoughts leaving no room for a check-list. It was until I caught this stunning autumn common when I realized I had forgotten the second most important thing of my photography gear.


Easy Camouflage your Carp Lead

Many people would probably say carp ain’t smart. But when you compare carp with roach or bream you must admit it is much harder catching carp than a roach or bream. I don’t underestimate the carp I target especially not the bigger once. The bigger they are the more suspicious they are and I’m sure


Video High Speed Tattoo Sleeve Session

It has been a while since I have been posting on my personal website. I need to do that more! Unfortunately a day has still only 24 hours in it and that isn’t enough for all the things I want and need to do. Ok enough for now! When I started out this page I said


The Hunt For Carp 5

There is something magical about carp angling in autumn. The sent of the leaves in the forrest, the beautiful tone of the carp caught in ice cold water, the stormy days….It al makes it special. In my latest video I take you on a few of my adventures in Autumn. Enjoy!