Behind The Image, Photography

Learning the craft of photography

One thing that I love about photography is the constant learning. There’s always some new to learn. We all have different ways to learn. In this digital age, we are lucky enough to have YouTube, google and many amazing platforms available to all of us to learn from. Some of which are free and some […]

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Behind The Image, Photography

A State Of Calm

During my every day life I find that I am so easily distracted. I could be writing now and then have the urge to get up and turn up Netflix. A simple noise can jostle me out my element and I would get up and leave things half done. However, with photography things are a […]

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Behind The Image, Photography

Simplicity and Starkness of Black and White

“Black and white is mix of toughest simplicity and easiest complexity.” ― Vikrmn, Corpkshetra Striking photographs do not have to be of anything in particular, it is the way you compose them that counts. Bold shapes, strong lines, rich tones and arresting camera angles can turn everyday subjects into exciting images. The further removed from reality they […]

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Behind The Image, Cityscape, Photography

A city’s icon

Whether you’ve been to London or not or seen it in the movies, most of us recognise the building in the image below. St Paul’s Cathedral is one of the most known and iconic cathedrals in the world. St Paul’s cathedral sits on Ludgate Hill at the highest point of the city of London. Its […]

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architecture, Behind The Image, Photography

The Towers

Hope everyone is well and is keeping well. Instead of talking about this pandemic (I do not have any insights other than what I’ve read from the WHO) so I just thought to share another image with you. I am not able o create anything new as I am on bed rest after a surgery […]

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Inspirations

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Ruth Orkin

Ruth Orkin was an award-winning photojournalist and filmmaker. She grew up in Hollywood in the heyday of the 1920s and 1930s. At the age of 10, she received her first camera, a 39 cent Univex. She began by photographing her friends and teachers at school. At 17 years old she took a monumental bicycle trip […]

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Photography

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 […]

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architecture, Photography

The funny thing about time…..

Earlier this week I was wondering how I made it through to the end of this year. This got me thinking about everything else in life. We often hear that time is precious, we also often hear ourselves say that we do not have time. The strange thing is that time it is a luxury […]

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Photography

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 […]

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