The emotions of lockdown come and go, ebb and flow: disquieting and sometimes extreme, often softly wrapped in a safe quarantine bubble.
I am having unusually vivid dreams. I read in the news that I am not the only one. It can be hard to separate dreams from reality. The world was in lockdown, but Spring and Summer still came as they always have. I have never enjoyed watching the Seasons unfold so much. We are all focussing more on the natural world. The air is cleaner; the streets are quieter, and wildlife and flowers are returning.
I find some comfort in slowing down and surrendering to the unstoppable progression of Nature. There is a stillness to be found in yielding to her rhythms and just accepting their power. I flow with her, and she emboldens me.
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Naked Hollywood - MARK EDWARD HARRIS
Hollywood is more of an idea than a place.
JULIE DERBYSHIRE FLORA DISLOCATA
Julie’s new series, Flora Dislocata, was born out of a desire to create work during these difficult times of Covid-19 and lockdown and respond to its challenges.
JOHN F. MARTIN
I intended to drive on route 66 to try and capture how it is today.
An Intimate, Exclusive Interview With JIMMY NELSON
Jimmy Nelson (Sevenoaks, Kent, 1967) started working as a photographer in 1987. Having spent 10 years at a Jesuit boarding school in the North of England, he set off on his own to traverse the length of Tibet on foot. The journey lasted a year, and upon his return, his unique visual diary, featuring revealing images of a previously inaccessible Tibet, was published to wide international acclaim.
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MIEKE DOUGLAS - WHITE HORSES: COVID DREAMS AND THE RHYTHM OF LOCKDOWN
When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused." -Rainer Maria Rilke.
Terri Gold STILL POINTS IN A TURNING WORLD: IN CHAD
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THE SINKING WORLD An Exclusive Interview With ANDREAS FRANK
Andreas Franke, famous for his still life and surreal effects, planned precisely in the challenging creative fields -Underwater Photography. The love of diving, combined with the skills in producing great photographs, is a unique characteristic in this field. Travelling and passion for scuba diving make his pictures cross the boundaries between real life and fantasy.
BELLANDUR LAKE FROTH - Debasish Ghosh
Bangalore, India, was once known for its interconnected lake systems, which provided a reliable water source. As the city grew, these lakes have encroached, and the water became polluted day by day. The largest, Bellandur Lake, now carry huge volumes of snowy froth, which block the adjacent canals.
Wild Wild West of Sichuan in China
Exploring Tibet had always been on my bucket list of travel documentary project. In 2018, I had the opportunity to visit Tibet, and it was the most incredible travel experience.
The other Basson
Businessman DeWet Basson is surprised when his youngest child Mieke arrives in Hillside.
HEAR FELT home
CREATING A HOME THAT FEELS JUST RIGHT CAN TAKE TIME, BUT FOR THIS GOLD COAST FAMILY, IT’S BEEN WELL WORTH THE WAIT
Take it outside!