Inspirations, Photography

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Gaspard Félix Tournachon

“Photography is a marvellous discovery, a science that has attracted the greatest intellects, an art that excites the most astute minds – and one that can be practice by any imbecile.” – Gaspard-Felix Tournachon Gaspard-Félix Tournachon, known by the pseudonym Nadar, was a French photographer, caricaturist, journalist, novelist, balloonist born in 1910. In 1858 he became the first […]

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Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Dorothy Wilding

Dorothy Frances Edith Wilding (10 January 1893 – 9 February 1976) was a noted English professional portrait photographer from Gloucester, who established successful studios in both London and New York. She is known for her portraits of the British Royal Family, some of which were used to illustrate postage stamps, and in particular for her studies of actors and […]

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Thoughts of the week

“If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it’s lethal” – Paulo Coelho For the past 3 or 4 years, I’ve religiously wait for each issue of Black and White Photography magazine. On a whim, I picked up National Geographic Wildlife and I must say that I loved it. As a visual person, I loved the […]

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Thoughts of the week

“The joy of life come from our encounters with new experiences” – Unknown This quote is a little reminder to make the most of our life and take time to savour those little experiences. 1 – This week I was reminded to always follow my instincts whether it comes to my own work or the […]

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Monday’s Inspiraion – Candida Höfer

Candida Höfer is a German photographer known for her large scale colour images of interiors. Born in Eberswald, Germany in 1944, this photographer likes semi-public spaces such as institutional architecture, in the absence of people as evidenced by he Räume series she started in 1980. Her photographs seem almost like portraits In each of her […]

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Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Nick Brandt

Nick Brandt is a photographer whose aim is to record the disappearing wildlife of East Africa. In 2000, he began working on a trilogy of photography books in which he captures both the splendour of the East African wildlife and also the threat posed. The first book, On This Earth was published in 2005, the […]

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Weekend Inspiration – Portrait Photography

Zanita Morgan has always been one those photographers that I admire quite a lot. What I like about her work is her use of natural lights, the ethereal feel of her images.The images are of Carmen Dell’Orifice, the world oldest working model at 81. Some stunning behind the scene image of Peter Alexander shoot. I must […]

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