Hjorth med H Posts

August 26, 2014 / / Cambridge

I passed Anstey Hall when out biking with a friend last summer. We got curious what it was, but didn’t explore it further than the foyer. Yesterday I was back, and had the strangest déjà vu…

August 24, 2014 / / Cambridge

There are real mermaids swimming out there in the world. Some are in the US, but there are three of them living here in the UK. Francesca Dubery, Mairead Kelly and Demelza Hillier recently hosted a Mermaid…

August 3, 2014 / / Cambridge

The Cambridge Volleyball Club was arranging a Summer Tournament this weekend so I went there to photograph Christiana and her friend Alice. As usual, if you want to see a photo bigger, click on it. I…

July 30, 2014 / / Photography

For the last few days I have been in Edinburgh for a neuroscience conference organised by my boss. I flew in from Stockholm and met up with the others, coming up from Cambridge, in Edinburgh. Here…

July 25, 2014 / / Family

One of my brothers and his family live in Småland. I went there for almost a week, and came back to Stockholm yesterday with my laptop full of photos. It was great to see them…

July 19, 2014 / / Photography

Yesterday I went out to Tyresö to photograph Johanna Hasmats, who is into fitness and body building. I got to know her during my PhD, when I was teaching a programming course. This was a…

July 12, 2014 / / Gear

When I got my first prime lens I was enjoying the blurry backgrounds that the big aperture gave me. It allowed me to isolate the subject and minimise distractions. While those photos still have a…

July 10, 2014 / / Music

My old-school school-friend Nina Klose was in London and came to Cambridge for a short visit before heading back to London to photograph a concert the same evening where her sister-in-law Mia Klose was playing.…

July 9, 2014 / / Cambridge

This past weekend we had our fourth postdoc photo workshop, the theme was levitation. The idea is that we use either precisely timed jumping shots, or composite images, to make it look like our subject is flying.…

July 8, 2014 / / Cambridge

Tour de France came to Cambridge yesterday, which drew a lot of people and caused the university to close down. So at lunch time I took my camera and went out to photograph. On the…