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Canned Candids: Friendly faces from Triplicane, Chennai

Posted on June 21st, by Peter Parkorr in India, Picture Perfect. 12 comments
I spent a few days in Chennai on my recent trip to India, and really enjoyed staying in the Triplicane district. Not wanting to do much touristy stuff, I was quite happy getting some work done in my hotel, and then take little wanders about the nearby streets during the mornings or evenings to get some good pictures of the Triplicane locals.…

The Plus and the Negative: Photography in Focus from Berlin

Posted on April 18th, by Peter Parkorr in Germany, Picture Perfect. 8 comments
A busy week in Berlin. There was a buzz around the city for ITB. Tens of thousands of travel industry types were in town for the super sized trade show. Accommodation had been soaked up, no room left at the inns. The week started out bright. The sun fought the chill and it felt like winter might be abating. Not so much.…

Surviving ITB Berlin 2013: Lessons from WTM London 2012

Posted on February 28th, by Peter Parkorr in Picture Perfect, Social Media. 8 comments
With only a few more days until ITB Berlin 2013 kicks off, I’m sure many of my fellow bloggers are feeling a similar mixture of trepidation and excitement about attending the worlds largest travel trade show. Having read lots of great advice from bloggers with experience and industry professionals that work with bloggers, time will tell if I’m adequately prepared for this huge event.…

Monday Meetings – Naomi ‘Mimi’ Jackson

Posted on February 4th, by Peter Parkorr in England, Monday Meetings. No Comments
This week’s Monday Meetings introduces you to fashionable Mancunian and entrepreneur Naomi Jackson. Hailing from the North of England, she’s been running her own fashion business for several years, with a few other impressive strings to her bow too.Nationality: British Age:I’m older than I look! (…or so I like to think)Who are you and where do you come from?…

Lisbon Trams Alfama Street Scene

Posted on February 1st, by Peter Parkorr in Picture Perfect, Portugal. 4 comments
A photo of Lisbon trams Alfama from a gentle afternoon exploring the area with my camera. Watching without being noticed, savouring the gentle Portuguese¬†pace of life. Lisbon Trams AlfamaCopyright Peter Parkorr 2013…