Archive for the ‘Photography’ Category

Royal launch for Panama Wildlife Conservation charity

Royal launch for Panama Wildlife Conservation charity
Hugo Burnand and Amber Rudd. Royal launch for Panama Wildlife Conservation charity By James Brewer An extensive photographic portfolio lending insight into the lives of the first nations of Panama has been the official launchpad for a charity supporting their wellbeing and environment. Royal photographer...
April 1st, 2017 | Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Voyages: drama of Science Museum ship models photo exhibition

Voyages: drama of Science Museum ship models photo exhibition
Capturing ghostly images. Voyages: drama of Science Museum ship models photo exhibition By James Brewer Looming at the viewer from unforgiving mists are ships of all types and sizes dating from the years before the container age. The transports nudge forward from a background of horizon-less sky and...
March 14th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy

Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy
Exhibition banner Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy By James Brewer Every artist at work at the time of the October 1917 Revolution poured out an immediate emotional response to the historic overthrow of Russia’s ruling class. This ranged from rejoicing to revulsion,...
February 14th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Insight, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography | Read More

Launch of ISWAN Photo Competition 2017

Launch of ISWAN Photo Competition 2017
ISWAN is excited to announce the launch of our 2017 Photo Competition for seafarers. We are inviting all seafarers to submit photos of a typical day in seafaring life, including work, port and leisure time. Entrants do not have to be experienced photographers with expensive cameras – just a smartphone...
January 10th, 2017 | Associations, Photography | Read More

Big Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in Chios Port (video)

Big Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in Chios Port (video)
A huge Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in the Port of Chios, Eastern Aegean, Greece, for the celebrations of the 76th Anniversary of the 28th October 1940, the day that will remain in Greek and World History written for the heroic “NO” of Greece to Mussolini who wanted to freely parade...
October 28th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Aviation, Film Industry, Maritime History and Museums, Military, Photography | Read More

Cyprus in Time…

Cyprus in Time…
Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou. Cyprus in Time: exhibition by artist-photographer Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou By James Brewer Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou is an artist photographer and journalist immersed in chronicling the life and times of her beloved Cyprus.  Some of the fruits of her...
October 27th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Associations, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Powerful shots characterise Theologitis’ Hellenic Boats…

Powerful shots characterise Theologitis’ Hellenic Boats…
Life at sea with bright but tranquil colors express Andreas Theologitis’ photography As we announced on the 2nd of September today was the private view of yet another maritime event at the Friends Room in London’s Hellenic Centre. Anny Zade writes: Maritime Art is what we support ever since ALLABOUTSHIPPING...
September 8th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Photography | Read More

A journey of the Hellenic boats

A journey of the Hellenic boats
In support of Arts and Maritime Arts in particular, here is an event not to be missed:  Andreas Theologotis’ “The journey of the Hellenic boats”   A Photography exhibition on September 8th – September 29th, 2016   Meet the artist: Thursday, September 8th, 6:30pm –...
September 2nd, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Coming up: “Black Sea Manouevers”; an autobiography

Coming up: “Black Sea Manouevers”; an autobiography
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – Introducing yourself should be easy given the Know Thyself interpretation. The video that follows tells you, more or less, all about my forthcoming book and given the noise of bustling boats and people at Tower Hill, off the...
August 4th, 2016 | Books, Film Industry, IMO, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography, Press and Media | Read More

Photographer Shane Aurousseau’s new exhibition at Ianos Café in Athens

Photographer Shane Aurousseau’s new exhibition at Ianos Café in Athens
Shear talent: one of Shane Aurousseau’s photos Photographer Shane Aurousseau’s new exhibition at Ianos Café in Athens By James Brewer Sheep breeding and shearing, in representational form, is coming to the Greek capital for a month. International photographer Shane Aurousseau is preparing an...
August 3rd, 2016 | Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

DNV GL performs first drone production survey

DNV GL performs first drone production survey
Using Drones…. Athens, 7 June 2016: Classification society DNV GL announced today at the Posidonia trade fair that it had recently completed the first production surveys using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone. The survey took place on the MV Apollo, a chemical tanker owned by Carl Büttner...
June 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Photography, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Vision of the Gods

The Vision of the Gods
The Future Smile, by Andrés Muñoz Diazgranados. The Vision of the Gods. Artist-photographer Andrés Muñoz Diazgranados seeks to reflect the ‘soul’ of North India By James Brewer Artists can produce monumental output without depicting monuments, but it helps to be inspired by grandiose and enduring...
May 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Passenger ferry “Ariadni” whilst berthing at the new Port of Mesta (video)

Passenger ferry “Ariadni” whilst berthing at the new Port of Mesta (video)
The “Ariadni” during berthing manoeuvers at the Port of Mesta, Chios, Greece The Passenger ferry “Ariadni” of Hellenic Seaways whilst berthing today at the new Port of Mesta (south west of Chios island in Greece) due to the fact that the island’s main port is blockaded...
April 3rd, 2016 | Breaking News, Film Industry, HR, Immigration, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Photography, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Imagine Greece…

Imagine Greece…
Prof Kevin Featherstone (left) and Greek Ambassador Bikas. Imagine Greece: evocative photo exhibition celebrates 20th anniversary of Hellenic Observatory By James Brewer A magnificent display of 102 photographic images showing how some individual citizens, in the words of the title,  ImagineGreece,...
March 10th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

HESGB coming of age…

HESGB coming of age…
A view of the Wellington Ballroom during dinner – more tahn a ful house Now what can you say about this event, the 21st Anniversary of the Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain (HESGB*)?  Anny Zade reports on this annual well established international event; pictures by John Faraclas: As...
February 8th, 2016 | Academia, Anniversaries, Archaeology, Associations, Aviation, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Events, Food and Drink, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jobs, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography, Press and Media, Reports, Scholarships, Story of the Week, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Please spread the word! The “Came by Ship” Photographic and Essay Competitions are now open

Please spread the word! The “Came by Ship” Photographic and Essay Competitions are now open
After a successful launch in 2014, WISTA UK in conjunction with Seavision (and Image Line Communications), and supported by the UK Chamber of Shipping, is running the “Came by Ship” Photographic and Essay Competitions again this year. The “Came by Ship” overall awareness campaign was launched...
January 21st, 2016 | Art and auctions, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Photography, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Aleksandra Karpowicz: my 2015 in Numbers; 268 People Photographed, 7 Shows…

Aleksandra Karpowicz: my 2015 in Numbers;  268 People Photographed, 7 Shows…
My 2015 in Numbers 2015 has been an extremely busy year for me. And a very important one.  This year I have taken portraits of 268 people,  for both my artistic projects and the commissioned work. I have exhibited my work 7 times. The shows included 1 solo-exhibition,  3 group showsand 3 large art...
January 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Awards, HR, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography | Read More

Surveys without scaffolds – DNV GL conducts drone inspection of ship tanks

Surveys without scaffolds – DNV GL conducts drone inspection of ship tanks
DNV GL surveyors tested a camera-equipped drone to visually evaluate structural components through video streamed to a tablet. One surveyor operated the drone, while a second checked the video feed in real time. Hamburg/Gdansk,  17 December 2015 – DNV GL has recently completed several tests using...
December 17th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Film Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Photography, Technical, Technology | Read More

Dialogues of Space…

Dialogues of Space…
Room with Revolving Doors 2, 2014. C-print. By Heeseung Chung. Courtesy theartist. Dialogues of Space: exhibition at Korean Cultural Centre UK examines role of art in society By James Brewer Contemporary artists from South Korea continue to make an impact on London. Painters and sculptors have for some...
December 16th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, HR, People and Places, Photography | Read More

Diversity World…

Diversity World…
Shane Aurousseau Diversity World: all-rounder Shane Aurousseau’s London debut as photographer-artist By James Brewer Dedicated photographer Shane Aurousseau is adept finding his ease in any setting, be it a Spanish fiesta, a Northern Australia corroboree or London’s sights and street life. This facility...
December 16th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Photography | Read More

Visitors choice award for ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’

Visitors choice award for ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’
Following  from Aleksandra Karpowicz: ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’ has won another Award at the National Open Art Competition! And this one is a really special one as it’s the Visitors Choice Award! ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’  made a long way to win this Award: –...
December 1st, 2015 | Art and auctions, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Cynthia Tzitzis’ W1D

Cynthia Tzitzis’ W1D
George Leventis (SYCO Entertainment)-Angelika Kavouni (Plastic Surgeon) Sofia Konstantopoulou Papadopoulos Meliora Communications Cynthia Tzitzis’ solo photo-documentary exhibition organized by Meliora Communications is taking place until the 2nd December 2015 at the iconic Friends Room of the Hellenic...
November 28th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Charity, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Two thousand artists apply for ZIM-sponsored Container Artist Residency places

Two thousand artists apply for ZIM-sponsored Container Artist Residency places
Anchor. Photo by Maayan Strauss, 2011. Two thousand artists apply for ZIM-sponsored Container Artist Residency places By James Brewer Artists from dozens of nations have signalled huge enthusiasm for the opportunity offered by a leading shipping company to spend three weeks at sea acquiring inspiration...
November 17th, 2015 | Art and auctions, News, Photography | Read More

Link to Life…

Link to Life…
Renato Pinna, Consul General Massimiliano Mazzanti, Carola Syz and Pasquale Ferraro. Link to Life: exhibition organised at the Italian Consulate in London by Carola Syz Projects of photographs by Pasquale Ferraro and Renato Pinna By James Brewer Record numbers of Italians are seeking a better life and...
November 11th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Creativity will truly set out to sea in 2016…

Creativity will truly set out to sea in 2016…
Curve. Photo Maayan Strauss, 2011. Creativity will truly set out to sea in 2016 with ZIM’s Container Artist Residency project By James Brewer Commercial cargo shipping and fine art are getting together in a unique project called Container Artist Residency 01. The initiative comes from one of the top...
November 10th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Container shipping, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Photography | Read More