Stormy Sea

Of land and sea

“Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer – and often the supreme disappointment.”
Ansel Adams


Street life

“Nothing happens when you sit at home. I always make it a point to carry a camera with me at all times… I just shoot at what interests me at that moment.”
Elliott Erwitt

China street scene

Travelling light

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.”
Mark Twain


People watching

“I love the people I photograph. I mean, they’re my friends. I’ve never met most of them or I don’t know them at all, yet through my images I live with them.”
Bruce Gilden


In the thick of it

“Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I’m very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.”
Bill Shankly


Man made marvels

“Architecture is the learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms assembled in the light.”
Le Corbusier



“When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black and white, you photograph their souls.”
Ted Grant

London Museum


“You’ve got to push yourself harder. You’ve got to start looking for pictures nobody else could take. You’ve got to take the tools you have and probe deeper.”
William Albert Allard

Up the Albion


“There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.”
Indira Gandhi

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