Inspirations

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Thomas Annan

Thomas Annan was a Scottish photographer known for being the first to record the poor housing conditions of the poor. Originally from Dairsie in Fife,  Annan moved to Glasgow as an apprentice engraver, and was friendly with a trainee Chemist called, Berwick. They set up business together in 1855 as photographers. Berwick then left to […]

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Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Marc Riboud

Marc Riboud was a French photojournalist with an incredible body work that I believe everyone should be familiar with. He is best known for his extensive reports on the Far East – The Three Banners of China, Face of North Vietnam, Visions of China, and In China. Until 1951 he was an engineer in Lyon […]

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Thoughts of the week

“Too many people overvalue what they are not, and undervalue what they are” – Malcolm Forbes Hope everyone had a wonderful start to the week. Been meaning to right this post earlier but I just wanted to sleep even though it’s light outside and it makes feel like I am just lazy. To be honest, […]

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The Steve McCurry Exhibition in London

A couple of weeks ago, I had the chance to go to the Steve McCurry exhibition currently in London. It was exactly as I expected. When you get a chance to see an exhibition of such a great photographer, it just can’t be missed. It was great to see his work printed rather than on […]

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Monday Photography Inspiration – Galen Rowell

Born in 1940, Galen Rowell was introduced to the wilderness at a very young age. He began climbing mountains at the age ten and made his first roped climb in Yosemite Valley at the age of the age sixteen. Taking photographs for him was a way to share his experiences with his family and friends. […]

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Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Ernst Hass

“Photography is a bridge between science and art. It brings to science what it needs most, the artistic sense and to art art proof that nothing can be imagined which cannot be matched in the counterpoints of nature” – Ernst Haas Ernst Haas is one of the most important figures of the 20th Century. He […]

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