Two performers dancing, juggling and playing with fire for an audience outside the River Café at Eriksberg. Fire dancing usually looks more spectacular in the dark, but I liked the way the heat from the torches distorts the images of the building and river beyond the performers. … Continue readingPlaying with fire
Beware! Slang can trip you up. (OK “slang” is the Swedish word for hose… but still.) As you can see from the background, this was taken the same day of the political meeting at Kungsportsplatsen. … Continue readingSlang!
Such a common sight nowadays, beggars in the street, though few of them have dogs (unlike the homeless who sometimes have mastifs or mongrels). I usually choose not to photograph them – it feels like even more of an intrusion that street photography usually does. This time though, the man’s posture, the way the dog was lying and the way the light fell made me take up the camera. … Continue readingBeggar and dog
A short trip out of Gothenburg today south to Kungsbacka, where Swedish singer-songwriter Marit Bergman was perfoming at Kulturfestivalen Kungsbacka Saturday 30th August.
Above: Introducing a song.
Below: Singing and being filmed.
Bottom: Enjoying applause. … Continue readingMarit Bergman