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Masterpiece 2017 - The art that drew us in.

If you caught our blog post from last Sunday where we covered the jewellery highlights from last weeks Masterpiece 2017, then you’ll know that our jaws were hanging for most of the event. 436 more words

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Cryptoquote Spoiler - 06/07/17

“Look and think before opening the shutter.  The heart and mind are the true lens of the camera.”   —   Yousuf Karsh

(Some of the most iconic portraits of the 20th Century!   38 more words

Entertainment

Recreating images

today we were given the task to chose some images in two groups of famous photographers works and try and recreate it.

I chose to do Yousuf Karsh’s image of jfk… 68 more words

Photogarphy

Today's letters: A great lady, a great photographer, an Arctic fiasco

Good obit for a great lady

Re: Radar operator was a pioneer, Jan. 9.

Thank you for the good obituary on pioneer “radar type” Elizabeth Riley. 810 more words

Letters

Photo of the Week No.21: Winston Churchill by Karsh, December 1941

This portrait photo of Winston Churchill, taken by Yousuf Karsh on 30th December 1941, captures the pugnacity, and the determination of the man.

Churchill was in Canada to give a speech to Canadian House of Commons in Ottawa to thank Canada for their help, as one of the allies, in fighting Hitler in World War 2. 83 more words

Culture