Lovely photography by Stephen Wilkes

Photographer Stephen Wilkes created these Day to Night shots of various landmarks around the world using a technique of taking thousands of shots from dawn to dusk. The blended results are beautiful! Central Park NYC Wrigley Field, Chicago Coney Island, NY Eiffel Tower, Paris Trafalgar Square, London More of his work can be found at: Stephen Wilkes Fine … Continue reading Lovely photography by Stephen Wilkes

Kickstarter Spinpod

Today I invested in a project by Kickstarter. I'm an official 'backer' of Spinpod... You 'pledge' your amount and if its successful in getting all its backing, then obviously you pay for your pledge. Have never done this before but I thought it looked quite an interesting gadget. A very simple idea in principle, but one … Continue reading Kickstarter Spinpod

Leica B&W Digital Camera… I want one of these!

Leica Announces World’s First Digital Camera Dedicated To Black-And-White If money were no object I want one of these... Leica M Monochrom I absolutely ❤ Leica cameras. Beautifully designed to capture amazing imagery. At US$7,950, I don't think I will be owning one any time soon. You can see the craftsmanship that goes into the making … Continue reading Leica B&W Digital Camera… I want one of these!

Before & After D-Day: Rare colour photos (c/o LIFE Magazine)

Rare insight into WW2 photography before, during and after D-Day in 1944. Seeing these iconic images in colour somehow makes them seem all the more real compared to the usual black and white stills we are so used to seeing.... Absolutely fascinating. With the way we have so many means to take photos in the … Continue reading Before & After D-Day: Rare colour photos (c/o LIFE Magazine)

Beginners Guide to DSLR Photography

I have a shiny DSLR camera which I won in a competition (true story!) I occasionally take it off the auto function but in all honesty it scares me a little. I really want to learn how to use the beast properly so useful resources like this are excellent... Courtesy of http://www.photoguides.net Some really good … Continue reading Beginners Guide to DSLR Photography

Some amazing aerial photos…

Whenever I'm in an aeroplane I love it when you have a clear day for the majority of your route. To see the world from above is fascinating as even some of the most urban areas have an element of peace and beauty about them. I have taken some nice shots from the air in … Continue reading Some amazing aerial photos…