009: Notting Hill Carnival (2018)

After the Pride parade a couple of weeks ago, the Notting Hill carnival is another colourful march to happen in London. Looking for compositions in the massive crowd isn't always easy and you'd end up with some tourist shots, but I did enjoy the process of making the shots manually, however tricky it was for… Continue reading 009: Notting Hill Carnival (2018)

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"Alone, the Surrealist wanders in the streets without destination but with a pre-determind alertness for the unexpected detail that will release a marvellous and irrestible reality just below the banal surface of ordinary experience." - Peter Galassi "Surrealism's great gift to sensibility was to make melancholy cheerful." - Susan Sontag *** A few recent surreal-realist Kodachromes from a… Continue reading 008

007: Pride London 2018

  One more year one more Pride. This year's took place in an uncharacteristically hot July in the backdrop of the football "coming home", or so I gather from my friends... T H R E E . L I O N S ? There is a joke about a pride of lions somewhere...  Photographyically speaking,… Continue reading 007: Pride London 2018

002: 海纳百川

This set of 3 monochroms showcases some of my uncle's recent calligraphic work. The first phrase from the initial picture is the proverb "海纳百川", which literally means "water containing hundred lakes" and literarily describes something of epic proportions. More subtly, it is used to describe the personality of a great person, as the trait of… Continue reading 002: 海纳百川