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Freya’s Art & Photography site

Art by Freya – Freya Gill has recently set up a separate website for displaying her artwork and photography. Art by Freya will offer sales of prints from her various paintings and drawings as well as showcasing some of her photography.

Street Photography – Cutting the Crap

Street Photography – Cutting the Crap Think of a street photographer, one of your favourites. It could be anyone from CartierBresson to someone whose pictures you like on Facebook. Now think about their photographs, the really memorable ones. The ones that immediately spring to mind when someone mentions the photographer’s name. Chances are there won’t … Read more
After the Coal Dust exhibition at National Mining Museum for England

NCM exhibition extended

The After the Coal Dust exhibition at the National Mining Musuem for England at Wakefield has been extended until the 11th of September 2017. The National Mining Museum is a great day out with many different displays and the opportunity to have a visit underground.  
After the Coal Dust exhibition at National Mining Museum for England

Elliott Sheard 1926-2017

Elliott Sheard 1926-2017 Sadly Bridget’s father Elliott Sheard the former Bevin Boy featured on the site passed away on the 19th May aged 90. He managed to visit the After the Coal Dust exhibition at the National Mining Museum and greatly enjoyed the good wishes from both staff and visitors at the museum. He will be … Read more

Why do we take street photos?

Street Photography – Not a “How-To” Step 1: – Point the camera in the right direction. Step 2: – Press the shutter. That’s the technical stuff out of the way (at least for this article!) With street photography, as with any photography, the ‘why’ is at least as important as the ‘how’. Why subject ourselves … Read more