Tag Archives: Street Photography

Now on Tumblr!

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.

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Bath Time!

Sometimes it is good to refresh your ideas, or to face a new challenge, as a photographer especially if, like me, you have been stumbling along blindly for a very long time. It was with this in mind that on … Continue reading

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In Defence of Street Photography

The French art critic Charles Pierre Baudelaire (1821 – 1867) said about artists of that time: “The painters of now must no longer spend their time in their studios studying plaster casts, clothing their subjects in the costumes of ancient Greeks … Continue reading

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Craig Semetko Workshop – Hamburg 2016

Last weekend I was in Hamburg to join the Craig Semetko workshop on street photography organised by LFI. Now, I will confess that I was a little dubious as to whether I would gain much from this and it worked … Continue reading

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Southampton Pride 2016

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

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Just one roll of film

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

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The View to Sea

I took a  brief visit to Stokes Bay near Gosport (Hampshire) last week to have morning coffee with my wonderful sister Brenda, who is now 85 and has problems walking. It was a glorious hot summers day, and whilst waiting for … Continue reading

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