Being a stranger in a new city can be both exciting and daunting, and London is no exception. Having a love for photography, I couldn’t resist capturing images that I felt in love with. However, when I gathered these images to compile into a piece of work, I felt that […]
In an era dominated by digital technology, where smartphone cameras and high-resolution DSLRs are the norm, it's easy to overlook the unique and enduring appeal of analog photography. With its vintage cameras, film rolls, and the anticipation of waiting for prints, analog photography has a special place in my heart. In this blog, let me explore the enduring charm of analog photography and why it continues to captivate my nostalgic soul.
Musings of Laya Alles. On the surface it is safe to say that mirrorless cameras are usually lighter and more compact, and perhaps faster. The DSLRs, have a wider selection of lenses, and definitely better optical viewfinders. It is said that they have better battery lifeI have two reasonably priced, […]
PSSL being the oldest photographic society in Sri Lanka has a rich history that can be traced back to 1906, when the Amateur Photographic Society of Ceylon was formed by Henry Lorenz Wendt, the father of Lionel Wendt – lawyer, artist, pianist and photographer – and the Society has continued […]
By: Layananda Alles, a member since 2015 As a member of the PSSL, I must disclose that the following are my own views and are not necessarily that of the PSSL. PSSL is the oldest association in Sri Lanka that has fostered the art of photography, in all its aspects. […]
by: Laya Alles – Photography is a medium for sharing with other people, often moments in time. Capturing the moments in time is only but one aspect of ‘Good Photography’. There is a big difference between snap shots and what are considered ‘Good Photographs’. Good photographs convey a message that […]
by: Laya Alles – Covid epidemic has really changed the landscape and the social fabrics everywhere in the world. It has put a lock on everyone, without exceptions. One good outcome was the ability to work from home for some, giving much needed flexibility to get the work, home and […]