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December 11, 2018 4:21 PM Remembering lost loves through the power of photography

Do you look at a photograph and hurtle back to a docent place and time? “Loved & Lost is a documentary that explores our experiences of loss through photography and audio interview,” says the project’s creator Simon Bray. “Each participant is asked to find a photograph of themselves with their lost loved one. We then return to the location of the original 32

November 1, 2018 1:13 AM Peterborough photographer captures UK's 'quirky' street life

An amateur photographer has spent eight years capturing "quirky" pictures of life on the UK's streets. Chris Porsz, 65, a paramedic from Peterborough, said he walked hundreds of miles in about 25 towns and cities looking for "colourful characters". Mr Porsz said: "I want to bring a smile to people's faces in this sad old world and the photos show people 40

October 18, 2018 8:42 AM In pictures: 'Eye of Istanbul' photographer Ara Guler dies at 90

One of Turkey's best known photojournalists, Ara Guler, has died at the age of 90. Nicknamed The Eye of Istanbul, Ara Guler chronicled the city with melancholic black-and-white pictures taken mostly with a Leica camera. He died in hospital in Istanbul on Wednesday after suffering heart failure, Anadolu news agency said. Guler, who was born to ethnic 64

October 9, 2018 2:45 PM Grieving bride cries on grave of dead fiancé on their 'wedding day'

A HEARTBROKEN bride has been pictured in her wedding dress visiting her would-be husband’s grave on the day they were set to walk down the aisle. Jessica Padgett can be seen kneeling at her fiance Kendall James Murphy’s headstone when they should have been exchanging vows on September 29. Firefighter Murphy, 27, died in a four vehicle crash in November 62

September 4, 2018 2:30 PM Pembrokeshire plane crash: Plane plummets into SEA at Wales tourist hotspot

A PLANE has crash-landed into the waves at a popular surfing beach in Pembrokeshire, west Wales. Lifeboat crews, including a team from the St Davids Coastguard, were scrambled to the scene after emergency services received a series of 999 calls from witnesses. A coastguard spokesman said: “A number of emergency services are on scene, including the St David’s 61

September 2, 2018 6:36 PM Remarkable colour photos capture the dying days of the sprawling Russian Empire

From tea plantations in Georgia to melon markets in Uzbekistan: Remarkable colour photos capture the dying days of the sprawling Russian Empire A remarkable series of colour photographs taken more than 100 years ago paint a fascinating picture of the dying days of the Russian Empire. Between 1905 and 1915 Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky, a pioneer of colour photography 14

August 31, 2018 7:23 PM Russia: Space station air pressure restored after leak

Space station air pressure restored after leak that forced astronaut to plug hole with his FINGER Russia's space agency says air pressure on the International Space Station has been restored to proper levels after a leak was repaired. The leak, which was discovered Thursday, was traced to a small hole in one of the Russian Soyuz capsules docked at the station 99

August 29, 2018 7:00 PM Culture as a Dare back in Fishermen's Chapel

THE next Culture as a Dare event takes place on September 8 at the Fishermen's Chapel in New Road, Old Leigh. The night sees Doomed Bird of Providence (on the Front and Follow label) return to the chapel playing last year's instrumental masterpiece Burrowed Into the Soft Sky. This band was last in town for the Leigh Folk Festival. Also on the bill are the The Marbles 28

August 21, 2018 2:22 PM Aerial photos reveal the stark divide between rich and poor

Aerial images by drone photographer Johnny Miller reveal the dramatic divide between rich and poor in cities in South Africa, Mexico and India. The photos are part of Mr Miller's Unequal Scenes project, which he started in April 2016 to challenge people's acceptance of inequality. The South African-based photographer says: "From the minute you land in Cape Town, you are surrounded 48

August 18, 2018 3:30 AM How you rallied to the call for the fallen

DAILY Express readers yesterday rallied magnificently to a campaign to honour Britain’s glorious dead in the First World War through the installation of life-size silhouettes of soldiers around the country. Sales of the Tommies and their miniature versions saw a “big uplift” after we highlighted how scores of councils had snubbed the Remembered charity’s 32