Columbia road flower market

I have wanted to visit Columbia road flower market for a while and with my recent photography project documenting the journey of the flower, I thought it would be the perfect time to go and take some photos. On the bus journey over, the streets were empty as it was a cold, drizzly afternoon, that … Continue reading Columbia road flower market

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North: Fashioning Identity @ Somerset House

Currently showing at Somerset house is the North: Fashioning identity exhibition. Bringing together a collection, including photography, fashion, music and lifestyle artefacts by a number of artists, the aim is to showcase visual representations of the North of England. "The show looks at the themes and tropes present in these collective visions of northern England and … Continue reading North: Fashioning Identity @ Somerset House

Media networks @ Tate modern

We recently went to visit the media networks exhibition at Tate modern to look at the different ways the artwork is displayed. We will be putting on our own exhibition at university soon and wanted to see if the way in which something is displayed can make an impact on how it is viewed. The … Continue reading Media networks @ Tate modern

Wagamama and beauty treatments

Last month myself and Jasmin had a long overdue visit to a beauty clinic to use some vouchers that she had bought for my birthday in May. We decided to make an afternoon of it and eat some Japanese food for lunch after our treatments. Nestled away on a little back street around the corner … Continue reading Wagamama and beauty treatments

Getty images gallery

You may have heard of Getty images which is one of the biggest photo agencies around. Many of their photos are featured in the news, sport and editorial sector. Situated a short walk from Oxford Circus station is the Getty images gallery which offers unique access to one of the greatest photographic collections in the … Continue reading Getty images gallery

Photography project – The Red Edition

Looking back at some of the photos I have taken around London and red seems to be the colour that stands out. Along with the telephone box and the post box, the red bus has become an iconic recognised symbol of the city. I thought I would share some of my favourite photos featuring red … Continue reading Photography project – The Red Edition

Ice skating @ Natural History Museum

The winter season is finally upon us and there is no better way to celebrate than with a session of outdoor ice-skating which you can find dotted around London at various sites during the festive period. We made our way to the Natural history museum outdoor skate rink in Kensington which is fairly easy to … Continue reading Ice skating @ Natural History Museum

Beetles and Huxley gallery

Beetles and Huxley is a gallery space situated in Mayfair and represents a number of influential photographers. We went to visit while Alec Soth, photographer of the career defining project 'Sleeping by the Mississippi' which documents his journey on a number of road trips along the Mississippi river. The gallery is fairly small and intimate … Continue reading Beetles and Huxley gallery

Frankie & Benny’s – The Strand

Frankie and Benny's is described as a New York Italian restaurant and bar and has over 250 branches. The food is a mix between popular American dishes and traditional Italian ones with burgers, pasta and pizza just a few of the options on offer. We decided to pop into Frankie & Benny's restaurant along the … Continue reading Frankie & Benny’s – The Strand