London - a few street, life and candid people photographs from in and around my home town - all unposed.

street photo in London of woman surprised by handbag contents
London summer street photo in black and white of tired man and relaxed woman
taxi driver in London resting on hand with hand print on side of taxi
Black and white photograph of woman in street with Olympus OM-D and 17mm lens
Olympus OM-D E-M1 street photography with 17mm f1.8
Street photography with Olympus OM-D E-M1 mark II of man in window framed by pillar with scary faces
Candid black and white portrait of man on The Mall, London
black and white photograph man shocked with flying pigeon by Olympus OM-D E-M1 street photography
Lady in red with lovers in background
husband and wife
close up wide angle candid of lady
two people on mobile phones
high contrast shadow and shoes
older gentleman with character walking down Bond Street with his wife in London
man examines sunglasses
colourful bar under a bridge in London taken with D750 and Zeiss Milvus 35mm f2
Man walking up stairs at Somerset House, London - Olympus OM-D E-M1
sitting on steps watching a pigeon
person sitting on steps behind a poster of people looking at him
person sitting with pipes and decor pointing at him
person doing a handstand being watched by another performer
man being told off by his wife
person walking with street presence in China Town
Wide angle view of steps in London
lady waiting at a bus stop
Two ladies probably sisters walking down Oxford Street
grumpy man at a sweet shop in London looking straight into camera
lady by a sign Diversion, London
three ladies at night by a menu outside a restaurant - taken in low light with Leica M3 on Ilford HP5+
people rushing by newspaper stands and a phonebox in London - Leica M6
The pictures on this site have been made predominantly with the following cameras and equipment:

Film cameras:
Leica M3, Leica M6, Leica MP, 35mm Summicron version 4 and ASPH, 50mm Summicron.

Nikon F3, Nikon FE, Nikon FM, a mix of Nikkor lenses, clear favourites being the 20mm f3.5, 55mm Micro-Nikkor and 105mm f2.5.

Black and white photos are generally shot on Ilford HP5+, my all time favourite, and Ilford FP4+, developed in Ilfosol or ID-11. I still use film on occasion and do miss the simplicity, however I am never fully satisfied with a hybrid process, scanning and digitally printing rather than "proper" silver prints on an enlarger.

Digital cameras:
Leica X typ 113, Nikon D90, Nikon D750, continuing to use older lenses and the outstanding Zeiss Milvus 35mm f2.

Olympus OM-D E-M1 and Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II - generally using the excellent small Olympus primes.

Having moved from Apple Aperture, the majority of my post processing has been done in Adobe Lightroom. Recently I have moved to working in Capture One Pro and am really pleased with the results, particularly with the micro four thirds sensors in the Olympus cameras.

Thank you for visiting, please feel free to contact me for specific technical details on any photograph.
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