Look up and you meet interesting spies looking down. Shot in the town of Granada, Spain. Fujifilm X20 (RAW) App Priority.
5pm Friday in the business district of London is always busy. Thousands of people rushing away from the big smoke and heading towards the weekend so they can forget their rat life ways. It’s a stressful time trying to get the tube and fighting your way through frustrated behaviours. And through all this congestion a […]
I love the age old tradition of street performers. There is something magical about a person making a living entering you whilst you shop. I went to Chester to pick up a few items. (If you are unfamiliar with the city. It dates back to Roman times and still has the outer walls standing. It […]
I stupidly went down the escalator that was turned off (Leicester Square tube station). It’s easy to get giddy half way. Though I braved it till the end. Only to turn around and find I was being chased but a very confident 10 year old that cleared the task in a matter of seconds.
Turn a corner in old London Town and you are reminded of the past and present. Down a dusty old London side street, leading into a busy open market stands a grand image of working life of yesteryear. It took me by surprise at the time. This wonderful moment on a massive board and no-one […]
Dodging walking shopping bags, using stealth to win gaps between fleeting meets all anew. A sudden parting opens thicken smog. Stood slouched into sensible comfort and with confidence in the third aid gripped by plastic hands, a transparent statue blind to the vultures squawking by. Only single serving friends, obliged to such limp existence, humbled […]
Turn any corner in old London Town and you meet interesting people. Walking along the Thames Bank, past the Art Deco Tate gallery (a rich part of town) and you come across a little bar on a corner high up and out of eyes reach. A perfect spot to have a quiet drink, sit with […]
The tour was long. It was hot and everyone was getting a bit cranky. Though just as we had all had enough and was day to retire to our coach, out of nowhere a wedding couple stood and posed as their photographer took a picture. I had seen this coming and sneaked around the side […]
So shooting candid shots of people generally ends up as a frustrated mess of useless pixels. But here is a lesson I learnt a long time ago. When you take a shot, never delete it. Even if you think it is rubbish at first, take a second look. Not the next day, not even in […]