Author Archives: Healingimage

About Healingimage

A world of creative and wholistic, healthy lifestyle habits and travel at your finger tips. Creatively focused on Lifestyle-Health-Food-Photography-Design-Wellness-Spirituality-Travel

Catching up with Digital…28 Years Later…

It’s been a long while since I last travelled with a professional camera. Luckily I decided to take out my under-used digital kit for the long haul journey to Jamaica. With a different focus to before, I discovered that there is a gorgeous … Continue reading

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Contrasts, Textures and Hues – Exploring early printed images of people of African and Asian heritage

This neat book features a collection of selected woodcuts, engravings and lithograph images showing African and Asian people which was circulated in western magazines and books of the 18th and 19th centuries. Some of the images can be viewed as problematic in … Continue reading

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‘Coolie Woman’ legacy

Photo’s can help us to piece together and tell the stories about our inherited family and how our ancestors lived. For many of us there are gaps in these stories, where the missing information about the jigsaw of past connections … Continue reading

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Health and Heritage

So now it’s Black History Month again (October in the UK), it is always a wonderful opportunity to take some time out to celebrate cultural heritage and for exploring an array of achievements; the use of visuals are perfect gems for enhancing this exploration. Vintage images … Continue reading

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Africa Kicks!

I have to admit that I am not and never have been into sport, any sport! Believe me, I don’t have an ounce of guilt about it either, and why would I? And no, I don’t feel as if I’m … Continue reading

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HIV Negative!

1st December is World AIDs Day… Have you ever wondered about what it means to live with the HIV ‘virus’, either as positive carrier or as a ‘negative’ partner? I know that before I became a negative partner, I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Introduction I have been blessed with a fertile imagination and I have always loved the power that images have to convey a resonance of place, feeling and time. When I was a child I would to read fairy tale picture … Continue reading

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