real my friend steve bethell had asked me to take some portraits of him this week for his new website. i was very honoured that he asked me and a little scared because i wanted to do him justice. steve is a psychotherapist and describes the qualities he brings to his work as “bravery, gentleness and good humour” and he wanted a portrait that is “real”. how to create an atmosphere that allows steve to feel real and […]
heart the title of this blog does not in any way refer to valentine’s day even though and indisputably so that was one of the happenings in the past week: i’m not a big supporter of the commercialisation of such occasions and therefore always a bit suspicious of 14th feb… however, as it happens i found myself in a cafe called “muxima” on the 14th feb which got its name from one of the bantu […]
cake & peace this past week can be clearly divided into 2 halves: during the first half I had my mother around and i managed to not do any work. on the programme instead was exploring London, lots of knitting and celebrating my mum’s birthday English style. it was kind of very peaceful if it hadn’t been for the constant English-German-English translations. and it was very nice to be able to appreciate my mother and […]
No… … this week there’s none. Because we’ve just launched our “as yet un-named 2013 parallel photography project”. have a look here at the “vessel” collection – and help us coming up with a better sounding project title!!!