Style (with a purpose) on Saturday

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Wandering around Hampstead yesterday, on a very pleasant and chilled Saturday, I came across this stylish lady collecting for the Children’s Hope Foundation. She talked to everyone, catching some unawares, but always with a smile. She had a canny way of talking to passers by, with an infectious personality and a positive word to say about everything. Everyone stopped. And she …

Istanbul – and the best camera in the world

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Istanbul is a city that we have been lucky enough to visit several times – it’s maybe a rather corny adage but it really is the ultimate bridge between cultures and geography. Just recently, I have been going through some of the many pictures I have taken over the years. and re-worked some I took in 2007 with a Nikon …