2010’s – A Decade of London Photography

2010’s – A Decade of London Photography   A decade of London photography seen through a single photograph from each of ten years. The 2010’s was a dynamic period of change in the city. An investment boom followed the global financial crisis of 2008. By the end of the decade in 2019 more than 500…

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Christmas Gifts – For Him, For Her and For Them

Christmas Gifts – For Him, For Her and For Them Every year the decision gets harder as to what to buy as Christmas gifts. Especially for those closest to us. Has the man in your life already got every gadget and gismo and really doesn’t want another pair of socks? Does the lady in your…

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Dramatic London Cityscapes

Dramatic London Cityscapes This short post features six dramatic London cityscapes. All are black and white photographs of London skylines with dominant cloudy skies. Images feature the London skyline featuring St Pauls Cathedral and Blackfriars Bridge; St Paul’s Cathedral, the Heron Tower, Tower 42 / Lloyds Building and the Gherkin from Waterloo Bridge; a distant…

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Office art ideas – Colour prints of London

Office art ideas – Colour prints of London   London Prints as Office Art Today London is one of the most vibrant cities in the World. Its skylines are immediately recognisable. Pictures of the City have been chosen as wall art for many of London’s offices and homes. This post is from an occasional series…

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Leaving Presents – the Gift of Art

Leaving Presents – the Gift of Art   Leaving gifts – made to order We have sold many of our prints as leaving presents for work colleagues on the move. Other prints have been bought as retirement gifts. Fine art photographic prints make excellent leaving presents. Because all of our prints are produced to order…

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On Location in Malaysia

On Location in Malaysia Images captured in and around Kuala Lumpur   A handful of images captured in and around Kuala Lumpur during a fleeting visit to Malaysia. As well as the iconic Petronas Towers of KL pictures from Putrajaya, the Batu Caves and Getting Highlands feature here. During this visit many more images were…

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Photographs of the Middle East

Photographs of the Middle East   A Great Day (and Night) in Abu Dhabi and Dubai   That fine day spent photographing Dubai and Abu Dhabi in 2014 was very much down to a chance meeting. I had been exhibiting with my good friend Sami Nabeel. There we met Ziyad Alarfaj – who kindly agreed…

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Photographs of Santorini

Photographs of Santorini Surely one of the most beautiful of Greek Islands, Santorini is nestled in the Aegean Sea. Here are seven photographs of Santorini that will make you wish you were there right now. It’s a place where white houses hug the cliff face and where blue domed churches can seemingly be found around…

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Bridges of London | A Pictorial Journey

Bridges of London | A Pictorial Journey 36 Bridges of London from Hampton Court in the west to Dartford in the east.     Bridges of London illustration by Lis Watkins Hampton Court Bridge Opened: 1933 Length: 320 feet From / to: Richmond Upon Thames (Hampton Court Palace) to Surrey (East Molesey) About: The one…

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The River Thames in Summer 2020

The River Thames in Summer 2020 From dusk to dawn River Thames – each bridge, every building A series of photographs of the River Thames shot between sunset and sunrise during the shortest nights of 2020. From Tower Bridge in the east to Vauxhall Bridge in the west. Each stretch of the river is depicted…

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