Budapest, Hungary

The Hungarian capital of Budapest was so named in 1873 when the west banks of the Danube River, Buda and Óbuda, were united with Pest on the eastern side. Known as the Pearl of Danube, the city of Budapest has … Continue reading

Seville

Exterior of 'Plaza de toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballería de Sevilla' (The Bullring), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of ‘Plaza de toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballería de Sevilla’ (The Bullring), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior of 'Plaza de toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballería de Sevilla' (The Bullring), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior of ‘Plaza de toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballería de Sevilla’ (The Bullring), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Facade or ornamental fountain, Jardines de Catalina de Rivera, Seville, Spain

Facade or ornamental fountain, Jardines de Catalina de Rivera, Seville, Spain

Detail of traditionally decorated rooftop, Seville, Spain

Detail of traditionally decorated rooftop, Seville, Spain

Detail of traditional tilework on wall, Seville, Spain

Detail of traditional tilework on wall, Seville, Spain

Intricately carved wooden ceiling atof The Royal Alcázar (Palace) of Seville, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Intricately carved wooden ceiling atof The Royal Alcázar (Palace) of Seville, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior detail of The Royal Alcázar (Palace) of Seville, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior detail of The Royal Alcázar (Palace) of Seville, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior detail of The Royal Alcázar (Palace) of Seville, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior detail of The Royal Alcázar (Palace) of Seville, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Baños de María de Padilla, Alcázar de Sevilla (Royal Palace of Seville), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Baños de María de Padilla, Alcázar de Sevilla (Royal Palace of Seville), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Wall mural in old town of Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Wall mural in old town of Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of Plaza de España, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of Plaza de España, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of Plaza de España, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of Plaza de España, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of Plaza de España at night, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Exterior of Plaza de España at night, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior of traditional Spanish delicatessen, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior of traditional Spanish delicatessen, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

People sitting outside restaurants, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

People sitting outside restaurants, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior of 'Las Teresas' restaurant, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Interior of ‘Las Teresas’ restaurant, Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Semana Santa in Seville

I travelled down to Seville during Easter to document the Semana Santa processions which take place every year in the Andalucian capital. Here are a few of my favourites, will also add a curated selection to the Projects gallery on … Continue reading

Mumbai

The final leg of the trip – Bombay / Mumbai. I’ve never much enjoyed the Indian cities I’ve visited on previous trips; New Delhi, Bangalore, Jaipur, Agra. They’re polluted, noisy chaotic places, but I loved Mumbai. The architectural remnants of … Continue reading

Fort Kochi, Kerala, India

I got up early and spent the morning exploring Fort Kochi as the sun slowly rose above the low rise buildings. Kids playing cricket while the temperatures were low, fresh fish on sale at the market, fishermen working the distinctive ‘Chinese nets’, richshaws spluttering around the tranquil streets.

Boys playing cricket in the early morning light, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Boys playing cricket in the early morning light, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Freshly caught fish on display on the harbourside market, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Freshly caught fish on display on the harbourside market, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Man waiting by boat, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Man waiting by boat, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Portrait of fisherman, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Portrait of fisherman, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Chinese nets at dawn, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Chinese nets at dawn, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Rickshaw backlit by early morning light, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Rickshaw backlit by early morning light, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Exterior of church, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Exterior of church, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Street scene, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Street scene, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Man tending to parked rickshaw, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Man tending to parked rickshaw, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Exterior of church, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Exterior of church, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Exterior of church, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Exterior of church, Fort Kochi (Cochin), Kerala, India

Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Bolivia

From the 2nd to 5th of February every year the quiet lakeside town of Copacabana comes alive with thousands of pilgrims and revellers, celebrating the patron saint of Bolivia; The Virgin of Candelaria. I was lucky enough to be there two years ago and here are a few of my favourite pictures.

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Musicians, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Musicians, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancer in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancer in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancer in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancer in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancer in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancer in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Musicians, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Musicians, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional costume, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Festival reveller, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Festival reveller, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress having a break, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress having a break, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Dancers in traditional dress, Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria, Copacabana, Lake Titicaca, Bolivia

Brian May attends an ‘clean boot hunt’ in Carmarthenshire, Wales

‘Dr Brian May, founder of the Save Me Trust, recently attended a “clean boot hunt” in Wales and saw first hand the use of bloodhounds, trained not on fox urine but on human scent. The bloodhound pack have been retrained – … Continue reading

Dawn at More London Place

Sunrise behind Tower Bridge and The Mayor's Building, London, England

Sunrise behind Tower Bridge and The Mayor’s Building, London, England

Sunrise from More London Place, London, England

Sunrise from More London Place, London, England

Sunrise from More London Place, London, England

Sunrise from More London Place, London, England

View of City from More London Place, London, England

View of City from More London Place, London, England

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Sunrise behind Tower Bridge and The Mayor's Building, London, England

Sunrise behind Tower Bridge and The Mayor’s Building, London, England