Down brick lane, where the overground comes past there is a building with an appropriately orange wall. The sun bounces off it with an orange tinge and gives a strong orange hint to the concrete of the bridge.
I've got a bit of catching up to do, so there will be quite a few posts over the next couple of days. This was a scene I saw a few days back, with a spotlight shining up into the clouds over London, somewhere neater the City. I grabbed my A7r and 85mm for a… Continue reading Spotlight
Just brought these out for the first time since moving flat at the turn of the year, they are from front to back; A Konica EYE half frame camera, an Olympus 35DC, and an Olympus Trip 35. The 35 RD is a storming little point and shoot, fully auto but with an amazing 40/1.7 F.… Continue reading 18.02.14 -> Chrome Age Classics
A new ornament in our house, I wasn't quite sure what to exect when my wife texted me the other day to say she'd bought a fairground horse… thankful it's not too large! Shot taken with the Zeiss 85/1.4. I love the bokehof this lens. This was at f/2 to give a bit of leeway… Continue reading 09.02.14 -> Horsey
Poor weather and a shortage of time yesterday, so here's a gear shot. While shooting the images for the Darkitecture II posts I managed to drop my 85/1.4 from about shoulder on to the paving slabs of Red Lion Square. It's the first time I've dropped a Zeiss lens, thankfully the build quality is such… Continue reading 28.01.14 -> Ouch
Today was the first day of the new exhibition program at the Photographers Gallery in Ramillies Street, London. I happen to work just just around the corner and it's a good place to while away a rainy lunch hour, so I dropped in for for a quick look at lunchtime. A couple of points need… Continue reading 17.01.14 -> Exhibition Review – Burroughs/Warhol/Lynch
Getting right up to date with today's entry in to my 2014 Photo-a-day project. This is a workshop under the railway arches on Cambridge Heath Road. Walking past I've noticed that here always seems to be a Taxi sitting at the other side, but never the same one two days in a row. Shot with… Continue reading 15.01.14 -> Wilco