The Long Lens blog: Photography with added snaps, art and culture

The photography site for sore eyes. Featuring: Art, photography, performance and theatre. With extra writing because I'm also a writer.

Monthly Archives: March, 2011

Adobe Dreamwever flv Clear Skin 2 DO NOT USE

WARNING: This brief note is of little interest for the casual reader. If you’d like to see pretty Russian women, clear here instead. A quick word of warning for all … Continue reading

March 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

Donald Weber v Martin Parr. Things that make you go Mmmm

Is it great minds thinking alike or just an attention-seeking, stoat-wearing, cigar-smoking Russian millionaire with a passion for pleasing documentary photographers? Come to your own conclusions on that one. But … Continue reading

March 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Humanity and hotel reviews

“We went to Italy for a week. We had a great time until our last night we stayed at this hotel because we were flying out of Rome the next … Continue reading

March 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

Having an eye test for photography

Having good eyesight is pretty much the most basic of basic demands for a photographer.So you can imagine my unhappiness when I woke up with blurred vision in my right … Continue reading

March 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

Ryanair guarantee is guaranteed* (*guaranteed not to be a great travel experience)

Below are the edited highlights from Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary’s column in his in-flight Ryanair Magazine (16 February – 15 march 2011):   WELCOME ABOARD RYANAIR, The World’s Favourite … Continue reading

March 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Ryanair guarantee is guaranteed* (*guaranteed not to be a great travel experience)

Below are the edited highlights from Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary’s column in his in-flight Ryanair Magazine (16 February – 15 march 2011): WELCOME ABOARD RYANAIR, The World’s Favourite Airline …record breaking start… guaran…

March 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Roaming round Roman Rome

These pictures were taken (from top to bottom) outside the St Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican, inside the Vatican and at Piazza Navona. Slideshow and video coming to the http://www.gazcook.comContinue reading

March 9, 2011 · Leave a comment