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Apps Uncovered May – A whiter shade of pale; pastels and the lure of the understatement.

I love all kinds of colour palettes but I’m especially drawn to muted tones…maybe it suits my Englishness; restrained, controlled reserved, maybe it’s simply because I live in a cold damp seaside town most of the year and the weather paints the local scenery in pale greys and pea greens….but whatever the reason, I like

New book – Photographic lighting for everybody

Anyone who starts their photographic career with legendary photographers Annie Leibovitz and Mary Ellen Mark has to be off to a good start – right?  Photographer and photo educator Steve Begleiter did just that and he’s just written his sixth book Photographic Lighting for Everybody: Techniques for Mastering Light With Any Camera-Including iPhone (Pro Photo)

Figures – Apps Uncovered, 15 March 2020

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald Some strong work emerged from the gallery this week which made choosing this week’s theme easy; that of figures; mostly solo. We want and need to be together but sometimes for our health’s sake, we also need to be apart. This is a anxious time for us all but also a

Precious Moments – (A.K.A The Mark Walton & David DeNagel Showcase)- Apps Uncovered 27 October 2019

Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald Selected by Nicki Fitz-Gerald  Precious moments (aka the Mark Walton and David DeNagel showcase) are what most of the photographers and artists have in common in this week’s Apps Uncovered and Mark Walton’s photos dominate the group. This London based UK street photographer has an incredible eye for framing exquisitely beautiful,

Apps Uncovered 25 November 2018 – Winter is Upon Us!

Selected by Bob Weil This week’s Apps Uncovered presents my selection of images from our Flickr group this week that suggest the arrival of the winter season. This week’s lead image is Falling Leaf by J.M. Hull – a shot of the falling leaves in his neighborhood, favoring his pet dog whose coat happens to