Deuce – Revisiting old images

Ever wanted to re-edit an image that you took years earlier? Why not? The image, I took in 2014 and it is one of my favourite images. It is one of my favourite image but maybe also on of the early black and white images that I actually like. As we all in photography, things…

Up for a Challenge???

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you will know about about my Variations series. This series started as an exercise to polish my composition skills and it grew into a two part series. After completing this series. I thought that it would be interesting to get many people involved and see what…

The BMW Welt

The more I get restless, the more I day dream, the more I dream of discovering new places, meeting new faces. The more I yearn  for the next step in this adventure we call life. The more I get restless, the more I realise that time is passing me by. While I am dreaming and…

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Charles Marville

Born Charles – François Bossu in 1813 in Paris, Charles Marville used the pseudonym in 1832 and worked as an illustrator before taking up photography around 1850. He then travelled throughout France, Italy and Germany to create beautiful landscapes and striking architectural photographs. Around 1855, Marville undertook a series of delicate cloud studies from the…

Passion and Work

This quote has stuck with me for the longest time and it’s also in repeat in my head. “I’d rather die of passion than of boredom” – Vincent Van Gogh It took me a while to truly understand the meaning but I believe that I am close. It is clear that photography is my passion….

Nietzsche on the power of music

“Without music life would be a mistake” – German philosopher, poet, composer and writer Nietzsche “God has given us Music so that above all it can lead us upwards. Music unites all qualities. It can exalt us, divert us, cheer us up or break the hardest of hearts with the softest of its melancholy tones….

Encapsulated knowledge

As a child, I was encouraged to read and explore. So I frequent museums quite often. However, not all museums are built the same. Case in point, the National History Museum right here in London. Not only is it a fascinating place to visit, the architecture is what draws me there all the time. It is…

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Minor White

Minor White was an American photographer and is one of the masters of photographic modernism. his first creative efforts were in poetry and he took took 5 years to complete a sequence of a hundred sonnets while working as a waiter and bartender. It is after moving to Portland in 1938 that his photography career began. First,…

Dark Hope

It is really strange how we get attached to our work. I have finished this images for a while but have been pretty attached to them. This is a series of work called Dark Hope. This is my first series of work that it is about Hope. Contrary to the title, the collection is about finding…

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…