Monthly Archives: November 2019

The Velvet Revolution – 30 years on 1989 – 2019

  My account here of photographing and reporting the fall of communism in what was Czechoslovakia back in the winter of 1989 is based on a chapter in my book, ‘…and then the Prime Minister hit me…’ http://impress-publishing.com/and-then-the-prime-minister-hit-me.html News reports … Continue reading

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Berlin – 30 years on…thoughts and recollections – November 1989 – 2019

Thirty years ago, 1989 really was a tumultuous year in geo politics maybe the most confused, exciting and historically important since the end of WWII in 1945, certainly for me as a working news photographer for The Independent 1989 was … Continue reading

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