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Architecture

Salford Quays

Reading Time: < 1 minute Fun place to shoot. I haven’t done any architectural photography there for a few years. These are older photos from when Media City was still being constructed. This is a mental note to myself to go there and play.

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Events

Manchester Day Parade

Reading Time: 2 minutes I was commissioned to photograph the Manchester Day Parade. I don’t visit Manchester all that often so it was nice to be there, especially on a lovely warm sunny day. It’s great to see huge community events like these.

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Events

Looping the Loop at Salford Quays

Reading Time: 2 minutes Looping the Loop, Salford Quays, 20th May 2012. Manchester officially welcomed the Olympic Torch to the UK with a stunning event at Salford Quays. Fireworks rained from the Lowry bridge as it rose above the canal while acrobats danced above in large rings. It was spectacular. I’ve never seen the bridge rise before so this […]

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Street

Xmas with the Leica

Reading Time: < 1 minute A shot with my Leica M6 at Manchester Christmas market. I’ve posted some thoughts on the Leica over on my personal blog.

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Christmas shopping

Reading Time: < 1 minute A simple shot of people walking around Manchester Christmas market holding mugs of hot chocolate or mulled wine. The odd thing is the couple behind the mug holders. They appear to be doing a sort of ‘Invasion of the bodysnatchers’ style stance. I’m not sure whats going on there.

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When aliens visit

Reading Time: < 1 minute When aliens finally visit our planet I’m sure this is how it’ll go down. Older generation in awe of the spaceship, younger generation updating Twitter.