Browsing All Posts published on »June, 2012«

Globetrotter, Interrupted

June 27, 2012


Being lucky enough to go abroad frequently with my family meant the travel bug bit me at a young age. Discovering new countries and cultures flourished into a huge passion and I journeyed to Australia, Thailand, Malaysia, Eastern Europe, Central and South America to name but a few places. But it’s now been over a […]

The home shire

June 21, 2012


Growing up in a little pocket of leafy, riverside suburbia, I never truly appreciated my home shire until I moved to London. City dwelling is infinitely awesome and I don’t think I’ll be able to give it up for a long time, but smog cloaked urban parks and green spaces are no substitute for the […]

Father’s Day fury

June 15, 2012


It’s June, John Lewis has stocked up on golf clubs and power drills and the internet is telling me to buy the Godfather Trilogy, a Silverstone driving experience or a day at a whiskey distillery for my pa. That’s right, Father’s Day cometh. Why is it that retailers, advertisers and the media can come up […]

British Glamour Since 1950

June 11, 2012


Ever dreamed of waltzing down the red carpet in a floor length jewel encrusted couture number, stepping out at your (imaginary) debutante ball in a dazzling white gown, or graciously donating a few trillion pounds at a charity gala, while clothed in Alexander McQueen? Unless you’re the next Angelina Jolie these images are likely to […]

Out of Focus

June 5, 2012


Out of Focus at the Saatchi Gallery is an exhibition that truly lives up to its name, and not in a derogatory way. The first major photography exhibition at the acclaimed Chelsea venue sees 38 photographers from all over the world present a swirling cauldron of filtered, backlit, double exposed delights. It’s by no means […]