Music From Free Creek

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Unusually, this is a music post – although with many connections to photography – not least as I couldn’t find decent images of the album liner notes online (without a huge amount of fiddling about), so I took photographs of my copy of the vinyl record which I have had since its release in 1973. The album Music From Free …

Week Sixteen Reflections

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Today is Deepavali / Diwali, the traditional festival of light, when there is victory over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance, and a most appropriate day for reflection. The final words in Melissa Miles’ latest book, Photography, Truth and Reconciliation sum up the role of photography in bringing light where there is or has been darkness. ‘ … the nexus …