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Category Archives: Catalonia

The Forum Building, also known as Museu Blau de les Ciències Naturals, is one of Barcelona’s architectural landmarks and was designed by the Swiss architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron. I arrived late to the PhotoWalk rendez-vous but soon found the unmistakable silhouette of photographers staggering along like something out of ‘The Walking Dead’, looking for […]

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Catalans form human chain for independence from Spain at the symbolic time of 17:14. Supporters of Catalonia’s independence from Spain have joined hands to form a 400km (250-mile) human chain across the region in support of their cause. Hundreds of thousands of people took part in the event, which comes on Catalonia’s national day. Pro-independence feelings go back […]

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Heike & Marco celebrated their wedding with family and friends from Germany under the warm sunshine of Barcelona. To round off the festivities in style, they arranged a surprise evening event for their guests at the ‘El Bambú Chiringuito’ on Ocata Beach just outside of Barcelona. The chiringuito was completely transformed into a stunning chill-out zone with a lovely table […]

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Emma and Thomas wanted to celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary with a fun family portrait shoot in the sunny city of Barcelona. I had just the perfect spot for the occasion in mind, Montjuic. It is one of my favourite areas as it is full of hidden gems to be discovered (as long as you are not put off […]

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This year, another gathering of some 10.000 Harleys in Barcelona to celebrate Harley Davidson and the biker cult; Barcelona Harley Days is the biggest Harley Davidson event in Europe! There was a Photo Walk so I decided to go check out these legendary machines. Harley Days event in Barcelona 2013 Special thanks to Frank Eggers for organising THE ROCK’N ROLL […]

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Today is a big day for the greyhounds in Spain as their fate is being discussed during a debate at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. The debate is taking place in the context of the ongoing written declaration 006/20013 on putting an immediate end to the torture and mistreatment of greyhounds in Europe and has […]

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So it’s finally June and things are hotting up, well sort of. The weather has been a little rubbish at times and it was certainly the case this saturday morning when all hell broke lose and the heaven opened up! The week before I had my D5100 + Tokina 11-16mm fly in the sea at […]

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– Sailing event in Barcelona with Dynamic Events and the Blue Magic Cat – Feel free to add a comment, share it, like it and forget to subscribe to the newsletter. If you have any questions, please get in touch.  | PRINTS & DOWNLOADS | *If there are photos of yourself you like, you can share this link or head over […]

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An the agenda this month: street photography in the Born area. Our usual guides Ben and Harry led the way and explained some street portrait techniques and even put them into immediate practice. This resulted in some pretty funny situations which quickly broke the ice and gave the others the edge to try them out […]

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Photography in Barcelona is one of the biggest photography meetups in Barcelona. Their monthly Photography Walks are relaxed, fun, educational but also a great way to meet new people and catch up with the regulars. This time the plan was to head to the Born area for some street photography but the group (nearing 50) was just […]

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Earlier this week, we saw information on the Barcelona Montjuic Revival in Metropolitan Magazine and we thought it would be a pretty cool event to take some pictures. We visited the website, saw you needed tickets and purchased them right away. Today, after printing our ticket confirmation, going to la CAIXA to print the tickets, we were all geared up and […]

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Photography and Coffee in Sitges, a Meetup organized by Harry Marshall. A fantastic plan for a sunny Saturday morning in the winter. We met at 10am at Sants Estacion in Barcelona and off we went to Sitges. With its beautiful, winding little streets, stunning and amazing 17th century seaside church of Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla, Sitges is a great […]

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This month we headed for a bit of architectural photography in Barcelona’s high-tech district, Glories, home of the Torre Agbar. Benefiting from the earlier nights and along with a bit of magic hour/low light photography. I used a B+W ND 110 filter and a Joby gorillapod to help capture the motion shots using a Tokina 11-16mm 2.8 lense. The type of […]

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Park Guell tried very hard to impress us and past the test with flying colors. It looked like it was going to be a rainy Photo Walk but the weather suddenly turned around, the sky turned blue, temperatures went up and by the time we arrived at the doors of Parc Güell, we had sunshine, some great […]

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For my second photo walk in Barcelona with the group, we this time headed to the heart and centre; El Born. Looking to capture this popular touristic area with a different fresh perspective such as the Plaça de Fosser de les Moreres’s Memorial. We followed our route to end up in the Ciutadella Park for some portraits and a drink to […]

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