Beyond Dance

A selection from a variety of projects….  more at National Geographic

Bilboa, Spain


Whatever one might think of bullfighting …it can be an extraordinarily spectacular and emotional experience. An artistic matador is the ultimate dancer. 


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United States


From two of several wildlife shoots in North America.

An alligator with its young in the Florida  Everglades and a brown (grizzly) bear in Denali National Park.


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Japan


A lengthy trip to Japan has resulted in some fabulous images of that amazing country. Here is one of many photographs of the Geisha of Kyoto. This image reached the shortlist in the 2016 Taylor Wessing Portrait Competition.


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The Himba


Another recent projects has been a trip to Namibia to visit the Himba people who even today maintain a deeply traditional way of life. This image appeared in the 2015 Portrait Salon exhibition.

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 British Columbia


Again and again Western Canada provides wonderful subjects for photgraphy. This wonderful photograph is the remains of a bear’s lunch. 


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Vineyards


Another recent subject had been vineyards … in both Argentina and Australia  including website photography for the Wobbly Boot Vineyard in Tasmania


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Paris 

A favourite subject for photographers



Switzerland

Part of the water wheel project from one of many visits to the Swiss Alps.


The Swiss Telecom tower on Titlis… in a snow storm, the sun’s rays bursting through the structure.



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© jim markland 2015