Posts by Helen Stead
Photo Essay: Lake Garda, Italy by Simon Bray

It was a desire to encapsulate and treasure that calm blue-ness in it’s many undulating forms that prompted these images, taken during a period of seven days, many as part of the ‘Four Lakes Drive’ circling Lake Garda.

How Emotion is Evoked by Black & White Photography

One reason black and white photography creates such feeling is the contrast between the dark and light shades of black, white and gray. The human eye notices two things when looking at a photo; color and contrast. With no color to view, your eye becomes even more sensitive to the sharp contrasts in black and white photos; creating a stronger, more moving image.

The Palomar Restaurant, Brand Identity by Here Design

The unusual colour palette of blues, dusky pinks and gold make the branding both striking, but also romantic and soft. Here Design explains how they were inspired by nostalgia and days gone by...

Creative Regeneration: River Park, Port Sunlight
Photo Essay: Autumn in Venice, Italy
Gestalten Space, Flagship Store in Mitte, Berlin

Gestalten are most well known for publishing books and developing content on visual culture, mainly focusing on design, illustration, typography, photography, art and architecture.

Photo Essay: Switzerland & Lake Como

This collection of photographs were taken during my time living and working in Zürich, Switzerland in 2015. I captured the journey during a road trip towards Lake Como in Italy through the mountain roads.

Berlin Street Projections: Shimon Attie & Jean Christian Boucart
Joachim Schmid, The 'Accidental' Aritst: Bilder von der Straße
Top 10 Travel Destinations for Art Lovers
Top 10 UK Art Galleries
The Art of Appropriation: Mishka Henner, 'Precious Commodities'
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Jennifer West, Manipulated Film Celluloid
Paris: Pinhole Projection Project
A snapshot of Padova & Venezia, Italy.
Motion Sensor Photography: Manchester U.K
Dare to Wear: Glass Dresses by Diana Dias-Leáo
A snapshot of Mali through the eyes of the children.
Mulberry Prints & Image Transfers