At the Fair – Newbury, Berkshire, 2007 I lived in Newbury, Berkshire for many years before moving to Exeter. One day in October 2007 the fair came to town, as it always did, and probably still does. I decided to wander down with my camera late on that Saturday afternoon while the light was still good, and see what I could find. This is the brief photo essay that resulted. About the photographer Paul Ligas is a professional commercial photographer […]
Carnivale of the Peculiar – A night of music and entertainment On Saturday night I had the pleasure of being the official event photographer for the Carnivale of the Peculiar: a night of Steampunk, music, cabaret and general entertainment held at the Exeter Phoenix. The Carnivale was packed with friendly people in their steampunk finery. Big events like this are a bit of an invigorating challenge for a photographer,
A fine art project A few years ago I did a small fine art project called Exeter from above. I wanted to present to people a different way of looking at parts of Exeter city centre that are a twist on the aerial imagery that we’re all getting used to from drones or Google Earth/Maps. The images bring a sense of intimacy and real life missing from standard aerial photographs.