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Permanent Tourist

A personal website by Mark Howells-Mead

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Selective lighting magic

What makes a picture is often the main subject. But a little attention to detail can also work wonders and turn a nice picture into a really nice picture. Walking in the park with friends last autumn, towards the end of a couple of hours shooting portraits, the lighter patches between the trees caught my… (Read More)

Casino Kursaal, Interlaken

The historic Casino Kursaal conference and event centre is one of the must-see stops on a tourist day in Interlaken. The gardens are beautiful and full of bright green lawns and well-tended flowers, with fountains in front of the “Jugendstil” building which must draw hundreds of tourists for a photo opportunity every day. Since 1st… (Read More)

Pink Cones

Pink pine cones amongst a mass of natural colour on the trees outside our window at home.

Köniz, Bern, Switzerland

Photographed from the viewing tower on the hill at Gurten.

Complementary

Jo poses for an unusual night-time portrait in Spiez.