Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Graciela Iturbide

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Graciela Iturbide

Garciela Iturbide is a Mexican photographer, one of the biggest names in Latin American photography. She started photography late in life after the death of her child and a divorce. She enrolled at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico. While there, she studied cinema and met the father of Mexican photography Manuel Alvarez Bravo, who [...]

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Cor Jaring

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Cor Jaring

This week's inspiration is provided to us by Cor Jaring. A remarkable Dutch photographer character who began working as a professional photographer in the 1950s. He came from humble origins and had started out as a dockworker. Between his working hours he started to photograph the marginal areas in which he moved, with friends, fellow [...]

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Ed Van Wijk

Monday’s Photography Inspiration –  Ed Van Wijk

Ed van Wijk was a self-taught Dutch photographer. As with most photographers of his generation, he started young. Precisely at 12 years after he received a camera from his grand-father. At school he gained more experience by taking candids of his classroom unnoticed using a Rolleicord. After school, he chose to turn his hobby into [...]

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Harold Cazneaux

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Harold Cazneaux

Harold Cazneaux was an Australian pictorialist photographer; a pioneer whose style had an indelible impact on the development of Australian photographic history. Cazneaux moved to Sydney in 1904 and worked in Freeman & Co. Ltd's studio, becoming manager and chief operator. In his leisure time he began to document old Sydney. In 1907, he showed [...]

Safe Choices

There is so many quotes and so many encouragements one can get. But the only way to truly to change things round is by braking old habits. Only by breaking habits and by taking on new challenges that we truly know what we are capable of. I'm one filled with doubt but it is only [...]