michael sturgess

Photographer. Artist. Designer.

Month: May, 2012

Melbourne

I visited Melbourne in September 2009, the city reminded me a bit of London – it rained – and some other european cities that I’d been to before. I loved wandering around as it was impossible to get lost. The streets all lead you back to the Yarra River, which splits Melbourne in two. There’s […]

Skerry nice

I took a weekend trip to Bergen last April after I’d spotted a cheap “flights and hotel” deal. I had always wanted to sail around the Fjords and Bergen has a good variety of tours to choose from. As soon as I arrived in Bergen I went to the tourist office and found out that […]

Never forget

The statue of a Royal Fusilier in full battle dress is dedicated to The Royal Fusiliers City of London Regiment who fell the Great War 1914-1918 and the World War 1939-1945. It was sculpted by Albert Toft in 1920. “Look up, and swear. . . that you’ll never forget” Siegfried Sassoon. All text and images […]

VP Twin Portraits project

In February 2011 I emailed my friends with the idea of taking two portraits of them using the VP Twin camera. I asked them to pose how they wanted to and also where they wanted. Those who agreed to take part all had the same idea: take the portraits after a beer or three in […]