Monthly Archives: February 2009

Looking at Art


Tweet The other day I went to the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square. Shamefully this is the first time I’ve been there since going digital which is what made the visit so interesting. I always say to people if you … Continue reading

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Magenta Aint A Colour


Tweet Magenta Aint A Colour. As pretentious photographers we will say anything to avoid saying the word purple and choose to use the word magenta so as to appear sophisticated. Similarly we never say “out of focus” when we can … Continue reading

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Where was I?


Tweet These images are of Guiseppe Picone and Rebecca Sewell of English National Ballet performing in Giselle. Taken during a performance at the Manchester Palace Theatre. There is a bridge running across the width of the stage just behind the proscenium arch. … Continue reading

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New York Times – Great Performers


Tweet The New York Times has a fantastic set of performers photographs taken by world renowned conflict photographer Paolo Pellegrin. Click on the image to see the slideshow with commentary.

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Job Done!


Tweet What is it with dogs and snowmen? Today in London we have had the heaviest snow for eighteen years apparently. Much to my dog Buddy’s  delight!  

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