Today is the last day of the office in Cavendish Square, with the advantage of the Mayfair galleries just a short step away. So very glad to have caught a great exhibition of work by Erwin Blumenfeld this lunchtime at Osborne Samuel on Bruton Street – Erwin Blumenfeld: From Dada to Vogue. The exhibition includes some […]
Approaching Vaclav Havel Airport, Prague (Praha).
I wish I could say I had known all about and studied ‘legendary Memphis photographer’ William Eggleston before I read about the current exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery. But, I don’t think I had ever heard of him. And that’s a big omission because his work is extraordinary. An education for the eye. The […]
Stained glass windows at Salisbury Cathedral, reflected in the flowing water font by William Pye (1980). In response to WordPress weekly photo challenge: Frame
Laura at her leaving party, in Laura mask. Brilliant Disorder in response to Paula’s Thursday Special word challenge. Elusive profusion – 4 Lauras (reclining)
In response to Paula’s Thursday special – Traces of the Past. Balcony in Alcudia, Mallorca.
Portrait of Helen at the beach in winter. Posted for this week’s WordPress photo challenge – Fun!
Entrance to Ramillies Street from Oxford Street. Taken in response to the Narrow WordPress weekly photo challenge. Narrow The sign for the Photographers Gallery is just visible, reflected in the glass front of the building on the left.
There’s an exhibition of Vogue covers along Burlington Arcade in Piccadilly at the moment that’s worth catching if you are in the area. My favourite (of course) is the black and white Irving Penn cover for June 1950. Look at those eyes. Fantastic.
Very glad to have caught the Irving Penn Flowers exhibition at Hamiltons Gallery yesterday. This is, apparently, the first time all the pictures in Penn’s flower series have been shown together and it makes for a brilliant exhibition. The fabulously rich colours blaze off the walls of the gallery space, each flower revealed in exquisite detail against a plain white backdrop. […]