Category Archives: Photography

Page Victor (@pcvictor63) • Fantastic London Instagram photos and videos

Winning Review reader from our early days, Page Victor, is capturing London each morning in all its glory.  Page’s photos are stunning and if you’re following my blog and don’t live in London already—you’ll soon want to.   Page Victor (@pcvictor63) … Continue reading

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Photo London : Somerset House May 21-24

From May 21-May24, Somerset House will host London’s first international photography fair.  Participating galleries will exhibit throughout Somerset House, each with their own discrete exhibition space. The galleries will be presented in six zones – showing a mixture of vintage, modern … Continue reading

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Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album at the Royal Academy of Arts June 26 – October 19

From the RA  “Dennis Hopper carved out a place in Hollywood history, with roles in classic films like Apocalypse Now, Blue Velvet, True Romance and Easy Rider.   He is less well known, though no less respected, for his work … Continue reading

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Robert Mapplethorpe Tate Modern 11 May – 26 October 2014

After reading Just Kids about Patti Smith‘s life with Robert Mapplethorpe which then inspired me to see Patti Smith (grey hair in pigtails with her son Jackson on the guitar)  at Cadogan Hall  a few months ago,   I probably will … Continue reading

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University of Westminster Masters Photographic Studies Degree Show Sept 3-8

The University of Westminster in Marylebone is proud to unleash the next generation of photographers onto the international art scene: 27 photographic artists from 17 different nations. Course leader David Bate says: “This year’s show will be a brilliant mix … Continue reading

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WWII in London- Photography from the Blitz through June 29th

I’m currently engrossed in Berlin Diary: The Journal of a Foreign Correspondent 1934-1949: The Journal of a Foreign Correspondent 1934-1941  by William Shirer.  Shirer is known for his book,   The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, but his … Continue reading

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The Wild Streets of New York of the 1960s and ’70s

Some great  Paul McDonough photos from the streets of New York 1968-1972 from a blog on Slate. Paul McDonough: “New York City 1968-1972” documents the quirky nature of New York street photography

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