Five excellent reasons to be in Los Angeles from May 1st – 3rd The world of photography will set its focus on Los Angeles May 1-3, 2015 for a weekend celebrating international photography and the most talented image-makers across various genres of the medium. Numerous high...

What is Fine art Photography?   Before I attempt to answer this question it may be useful to know the definition of art as per the Oxford English Dictionary. ‘Art is a human creative skill concerned with imitative and imaginative designs, sounds, or ideas e.g. painting, music,...

  Quality never goes out of style   WE live in a world of one hit wonders, sensationalism and entertainment which excites the masses for brief moments of time. TV and popular magazines blitz us with competitions, awards and seeking the next rising star from the hopeful masses....

“The lady doth protest too much, methinks”. Hamlet Act 3, scene 2, 222–230   Privacy   Every time I hear that a company or government is protecting your Privacy I quietly go ‘uhumm’, because they usually mean they are doing the exact opposite. Governments worldwide are legislating Privacy laws about...

  “Know thyself” quote by Greek philosopher Plato (423 BC –347 BC).   “The essence of knowledge is self-knowledge,” said Plato. The selection criteria for the image makers showcased in each Silvershotz experience are based around this concept. The images created by each photographer in this edition flow...