Month: May 2014

fading flower images by Trine Hisdal

Fading beauty – flower prints by Trine Hisdal

Recently I started following Norwegian freelance photographer, Trine Hisdal on Instagram. I saw one of her images, fell in love with it and just had to find out more. I am a flower lover from way back and can appreciate a beautiful floral image as much as the next person, but what stopped me in […] Read more…

Richard Mosse The Enclave image Safe from Harm

Surreal landscapes and war – the arresting images of Richard Mosse

Although not intentional, I seem to be having a bit of an African photographic moment. Hot on the heels of yesterday’s posting is yet another on photography and Africa. This time it is the arresting images of New York based photographer Richard Mosse. In 2010, Irish-born Mosse created a series of photographs that investigated conflict […] Read more…

Photographic digital collage by Ruud van Empel

Digital collages – artworks by Ruud van Empel

I’m in love with these images by Dutch artist, Ruud van Empel. The plants, the colours and those … oh so gorgeous children. Black children in European middle-class attire from the 1960s stand bold and wide-eyed surrounded by green and lush tropical plants. Staring straight ahead, the childrens’ faces are expressionless. They look real, albeit […] Read more…

mutated nature vimeo experimental piece by Bipolar Spider

Mutated nature

I’ve been enjoying this experimental piece by Bipolar Spider on Vimeo lately – well worth a look. ¬†Apparently no reptiles were harmed in the process. Read more…

concrete bridge designed by Marte Marte architects

Architecture and landscape belong together

During my days as a landscape architecture student, I could think of nothing more enjoyable than spending time in the library flicking through all the wonderful magazines on offer. Even now, long after my student days are over, on a given day you might still find me there with my head buried in a book […] Read more…

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