Category Archives: Photography

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Stanley Kubrick: photography

Before he became a filmmaker, the very young Stanley Kubrick worked as a photographer for Look Magazine in New York, and The Museum of the City of New York are currently showing some of these in an exhibition entitled Through a Different Lens.

Here are some of my faves; of the street scenes, trains and showgirls encountered by the then 17-year-old Kubrick.

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And looking ahead….

I am finally about to start (I think!) on my new photographic project concerning women and the songs of Kate Bush.

Watch this space over the next few months and years!

Here’s a song to get you in the mood

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Looking back….

This weekend I haven been reminded of the photographic projection I did a couple of years ago called The Berry And The Eagle. Time flies like a felt-headed bird…

Here are some of my favourite shots from the series

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Snow in the olden times

It’s snowing in black and white outside my window…

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Alen MacWeeney: New York

Today I am loving these, Alen MacWeeney’s 1970s photos from the New York subway.

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Wim Wenders: Polaroids

Instant Stories is a new exhibition on at The Photographers Gallery in London featuring the personal Polaroids of the film director Wim Wenders. Covering the period from the early ‘70s to the mid-‘80s, this promises to be a fascinating insight into the mechanics of his film making, as well as a look at some beautiful vintage Americana.

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Vintage Hallowe’en

Thoroughly freaking myself out by looking at vintage seasonal images. Some of them were just to scary to post, no honestly they were….