Eclipse-y

Eclipse-y

I was outside when the solar eclipse took place the other day, but had no idea there was an eclipse happing. It was overcast but the sky quickly dimmed with...

Daguerre’s London Diorama of 1823

Daguerre’s London Diorama of 1823

A Forgotten Remnant from the Birth of Photography.   There are probably more than a few who wonder why the word "Diorama" adorns the facade of this posh Georgian building, and are oblivious to its connection with photography's origins. Sitting amongst other John...

Lucian Freud, by Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud, by Lucian Freud

Views from the superb Lucian Freud self portrait exhibition currently on at the Royal Academy, London. A must see, likely once in a lifetime opportunity to see these self portraits spanning his career together. Time your visit well, as it is unsurprisingly a very...