The Image Story
Have you ever seen a photograph and wondered how it was taken? I’m not talking about the dry technical details here but the real story behind the image. How it came to be. Well a new site just launched aims to help you find out more. The Ima [...]
One of the main reasons why I travel to the places I do is to experience different cultures, beliefs and ways of living. With globalisation I’m sure it won’t be too long before we’re a homogeneous mass living in roughly the same  [...]
If you like to do astro-photography – shooting images of the sky at night – one of the key things you need to do is avoid light pollution from nearby cities, factories, etc. There are several sites that help you to identify those areas [...]
I’ve posted a few articles recently about how the majority of things people do in Photoshop could also have been done in the dark room back in even the earliest days of film photography. I discovered another great example of what is possible [...]
After a horrendous couple of weeks where my planned trip away over the Christmas period has slowly imploded – problems getting visas, passport lost by Royal Mail, and finally the entire trip being canned – (hence the lack of posts rece [...]
Oh the life of a National Geographic photographer! Visiting exotic locales. Getting exclusive access. Being where the action is. Seeing wonders rarely seen. Well perhaps not! The Photo Society, an advisory board for the photographers of National G [...]
So we’ve come to the end of my “Follow a Photographer” series for now and hopefully I’ll soon have a gallery of photos from my travels in Namibia to show you. However before I do there’s one more recommendation of a p [...]
While I’m travelling I’m re-purposing the “Follow Friday” idea from Twitter.  I’m posting links to five photographers who I recommend you follow and today’s photographer is Dave Delnea. I discovered Dave as he s [...]
As mentioned previously, I’m re-purposing the “Follow Friday” idea from Twitter while I’m travelling in Africa (Namibia) and even though it’s not Friday I’m posting links to five photographers who I recommend yo [...]
As mentioned in my previous post, I’m re-purposing the “Follow Friday” idea from Twitter and even though it’s not Friday I’m posting links to five photographers who I recommend you follow. Today its someone I’ve [...]