Category Archives: Southampton
I am pleased to say that you can now follow my images on Tumblr at https://www.tumblr.com/blog/gerry-walden They display well there, and I would be delighted if you felt able to follow me.
My home town of Southampton is a multicultural city and major seaport. It is also a young city where around one in every eight of its population is a student. It is not surprising therefore that there is an active … Continue reading
The other day I was looking for a archived disk of wedding images when I stumbled across an old CD containing images in black and white of a film I shot at the Southampton Mela in 2003. For those of … Continue reading
THE CONVERSATION: Two Indian men converse together at the Southampton Mela in 2003. Whilst hunting for something else I came across a disk of fairly low resolution scans of a film I shot in 2003 at the Southampton Mela. I have … Continue reading
There are some times in street photography when you just have to use colour, such as this image captured in Southampton using my Leica M9 and 35mm Summarit-M lens.
Every year there is an Indian mela in Hollands Park, Southampton and I make a point of attending if the weather is dry. A mela is described by Wikipedia as a Sanskrit word meaning ‘gathering’ or ‘to meet’ or a ‘fair’. The one here … Continue reading
I had the pleasure of photographing two great virtuosos of the acoustic bass, Christian McBride and Edgar Meyer, at the weekend. Here is a link to the Slate gallery of words and images for your to look at: https://slate.adobe.com/cp/vy7ZT/ All … Continue reading