Tag: Photo Friday

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After an average kind of a day, I seem to have spent hours trawling the Internet for photographs by British fashion photo giant Norman Parkinson. With a career that spanned 5 decades, Norman would have been 100 if he was …

CATEGORY: Photography
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Andrew Lyman documents the everyday by taking pictures of his friends – their hair and hands and lunch.Visit andrewlymanart.com to see more.

CATEGORY: Photography

I first became familiar with Nick Ballon’s photography when I saw Viva Las Luchadoras! his captivating series of images from the world of Bolivian wrestling. Bolivian by heritage and a regular visitor to South America, Nick’s latest project is Ezekiel …

CATEGORY: Photography
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I love these photographs by Lee Friedlander. He often includes his shadow or reflection in his pictures, which I like a lot- it’s sometimes comforting, sometimes sinister. Take a look.

CATEGORY: Photography
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I love these contemplative landscape and portrait shots by Alex Catt. Fond of flora and fauna, Alex is well travelled for his 20-something years. I like how he elevates the everyday to misty, moody, atmospheric heights with soft light and …

CATEGORY: Photography
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I always get such a kick out of meeting people who are truly passionate about their careers, particularly when they have battled against the odds to achieve their goals. Amy Hildebrand, one half of the talented photography team, Best Day Ever, is …

CATEGORY: Art
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It’s the kind of adventure we all fantasise about but only a handful of people will eventually realise that dream. Meet Helen and David, a photographer and a graphic designer who decided to leave their jobs and creature comforts behind …

CATEGORY: Art, Travel
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I could stare at this picture (above) for hours. It is the most pleasingly balanced, beautifully coloured, intriguingly composed photograph I have seen for ages so I knew I had to track down it’s author for my Friday post! This little gem …

CATEGORY: Art
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Anna di Prospero is an Italian photographer who caught my eye with her highly original take on self portraiture in her project ‘with you.’ In this series, Anna appears alongside family and friends, depicting the important relationships in her life …

CATEGORY: Art
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I don’t often write about food here but as I do have a borderline obsession with beautiful books and a love of food photography (and eating food,) I am blurring those boundaries to review for you a new book that …

CATEGORY: Books
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I cant believe the Olympics are nearly over. Boooo! I have loved watching the Games this year and found myself gripped by so many sports that have never even slightly interested me before. The buzz from London has been contagious …

CATEGORY: Events
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I have been thinking a lot about holidays this week. Who am I kidding? I think about holidays pretty much all year round. This year we are planning to take a trip to Kerala in Southern India. Or maybe New …

CATEGORY: Art
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Who knew you could surf in the Arctic?! Swapping the beaches of California for the icy charms of the far north, surf photographer Yossine Ouhilal has made a series of fascinating documentaries on the escapades of a group of intrepid …

CATEGORY: Art
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I first met Silvia Razgova a few weeks ago in Abu Dhabi where she lives and works as a staff photographer for The National newspaper. I was immediately in awe of her roving-reporter lifestyle, never bound to an office chair …

CATEGORY: Art
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Is there a horror film that has twins in it? I can’t think of one but I also can’t put my finger on why these photos of 11 year old identical twins feels so incredibly creepy! But maybe it’s just …

CATEGORY: Art