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Category: Picture Perfect

No Photos Allowed! Attack of the Pointless Objector.

Posted on November 16th, by Peter Parkorr in Everywhere, Picture Perfect. 16 comments
Have you ever been told ‘No Photos Allowed’? Sometimes it is completely justified. Other times, it can seem a little misplaced. The Rise of Electronic Imagery. Digital photography is on the up and up. More and more people use digital cameras everyday, whether that’s the one on their mobile phone, a point-and-shoot, or by purchasing a ‘pro-sumer’ level camera. Consumers in developed nations, the growing middle classes in countries where electronics are manufactured, and many other new markets have a huge array of image capturing devices at their disposal.…

Haunting figures from Japan; Shinto shrine Animal Guardians

Posted on November 1st, by Peter Parkorr in Japan, Picture Perfect. No Comments
Japan is a modern country, with high standards of living that rival (and often better) any of the most prominent developed nations. But unlike some of their peers, Japan is positively bursting at the seams with cultural heritage. It’s not as plain in busy Tokyo as in other cities, partly because the majority of the capital was levelled by Allied Forces during World War 2.…

The Beautiful Bloggers of TBU Porto

Posted on October 17th, by Peter Parkorr in Picture Perfect, Portugal. 6 comments
Spending too much so much time at conferences with all you beautiful bloggers, I just couldn’t help but turn my camera on you. Here are the best shots from my collection taken during TBU Porto this September. The majority of these pictures were snapped at the Travel Bloggy Awards (hence the lovely blue lighting), and the rest I took at the Gallery Hostel, on the Green & Authentic blog trip, or in the bars we repeatedly frequented on Gallerie de Paris.…

Travel Bloggers After Dark at TBEX Girona

Posted on October 16th, by Peter Parkorr in Picture Perfect, Spain. 2 comments
Or, ‘The Beautiful But Scary Travel Bloggers of TBEX Girona’.
They’ll be coming round the mountains when they come, they’ll be coming round the mountains when they come… Ah, travel bloggers, there is a trend of only being in the same place as each other these days isn’t there? It’s like some kind of twisted wedding season, enjoyable as it is.…

Photo Gallery: Assisi

Posted on September 3rd, by Peter Parkorr in Italy, Picture Perfect. 2 comments
A set of photographs from beautiful Assisi, Italy. With perfect blue skies all day long, I walked between Santa Maria degli Angeli and the famous town of Assisi, perched on a hill a couple of kilometres away. I hope you enjoy my photos of Assisi and Santa Maria. Peter Parkorr #gallery-3 { margin: auto; } #gallery-3 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-3 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-3 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */
















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