Beeldschoon Rolde 2019, Rolde, the Netherlands

Sunday, August 11th 2019, there was for the 7th time Beeldschoon Rolde, a competition of living statues.

Beeldschoon rolde is an open championship of the three northern provinces that draws living statues from all over the Netherlands and beyond. There are two categories: children from 8 to 16 years and adults from 16 years. Partly it has the theme ‘Old Drenthe’.

In addition to the living statue championship, there was also street theater, a street fair and a children’s playground. Over 18.000 visitors visited the event.

Below are a small selection of photos of living statues taken during this event. Click on a miniature-photo to enlarge it, then navigate using the arrows left/right of the photo or use the cursor keys on your keyboard.

Camera: Nikon Z7
Lens: NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S