... and not a day too soon if you ask me! This winter has been particularly drab and dreary; the constant grey skies have been a real downer. Thank goodness a high pressure has finally come our way! It was with a big smile on my face that I took Oomoo down to Regent's Park on Tuesday; we had fun going round the playground (for the first time in months) and enjoyed looking at all the birds and squirrels. Now we just have another two and a half months to go before this worst of seasons is over. Can't wait!
On a different note; a couple of friends of mine have separately emailed me about Vivian Maier in the past few days. It's the most amazing story about a photographer's work being discovered by chance - I won't go into it too much; you can read more about it here. Maier shot over 100 000 negatives but didn't show her pictures to anyone. And they are truly amazing. A-mazing. Go and have a look for yourselves at this blog dedicated to her pictures. There's also this news piece about her and more photos on YouTube. Enjoy!
I can't believe I had not heard about Vivian Maier before, such an amazing story, and such amazing pictures. Thanks for sharing!ReplyDelete
oh, how we could do with some sun here, too. it's been a rare sight recently. bet you and oomoo had a blast at regent's park!ReplyDelete
that vivian maier story is unbelievable. thanks for the links!
Yours pictures are great too. Reminds me "the birds" by Hitchcock !!!ReplyDelete
<3 for this seriesReplyDelete
Instant love for Maier, thanks for sharing the links!!ReplyDelete
First weekend of March we're going to Brighton (I've never been!) and I hope to experience som early British springiness. And the ocean and some fully fittedly flowery carpeted pubs.ReplyDelete
Thanks for lovely photos! In Sthlm there isn't a peep of spring, just snow and grey. I love when the sun turns the branches and trunks almost red.
we haven't seen the ground in awhile in Boston, too much snow! It is great to see these pics.ReplyDelete
sweet sweet photos (yours) and great story (vivian maier's).ReplyDelete
i love the first photo of the birds in the tree!!ReplyDelete
Great photos, but I hope we will have better weather when we'll be in London soon :)ReplyDelete
that first picture and those squirrels are so prettyReplyDelete
Oh, thank you so much for these links! Her pictures are so beautiful and full of stories.ReplyDelete
I'm glad you're not keeping your beautiful pictures tucked away!
i read about her recently and saw her work, really amazing. love how you captured all those birds alight in the tree.ReplyDelete
otroligt fina foton!! påminner mig om bilder från gamla natur/djur böcker från 70-talet..wow!ReplyDelete
jag hade inte heller hört talas om vivian maier! jätte intressanta och vackra bilder. ska klicka tillbaka och läsa mer om henne.. tack! :)
Her work really is stunning.ReplyDelete
As is yours--I love the picture in the swing. It really couldn't be more perfect.
I have a thing with squirrels, though, so the guy with the squirrel is totally freaking me out. : )
& last photo's
are my faves
Love the pictures! SUPA light and shadows, composition and colours!ReplyDelete
Candy for my eyes!
i really love this picture gallery..ReplyDelete
thanks.. for post..