A theory about cold resistance.

A theory about cold resistance.

Portrait photography always eluded me. Sure — I did few weddings, some decent street and festival shots even a small amount of corporate sessions but it never felt 100% comfortable. Or at least not as comfortable as landscape which have always been my passion. The main concern I always have is with freedom of creation — while in the countryside I can do literally anything my sick imagination comes up with, it simply doesn’t work like that with human beings. Or does it?

Well, that was the question I decided to answer once for all.

Hiking season 2012 commenced.
Also on how to be a creep.

Hiking season 2012 commenced.Also on how to be a creep.

On Thursday my week­end plan was to work on my port­fo­lio. Of Fri­day I checked the weather fore­cast and knew it’s not going to hap­pen. Instead I waxed my boots, charged all bat­ter­ies, cleaned lenses and caught a train to Dork­ing — a small town bask­ing in the shadow of Box Hill.

Understanding Chaos with Krzysztof Penderecki and Jonny Greenwood

Understanding Chaos with Krzysztof Penderecki and Jonny Greenwood

I can’t say I’d been madly impatient about this concert. In fact it was more curiosity that led me to it than anything else — collaborations of so completely different artists tend to be rather unpredictable and can go both ways. To be honest, I feared it’s going to be a complete trainwreck.

And it was, but in a mind-blowing, brilliant way…