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James Seymour-Lock

Nomad traveler, photographer, blogger & developer.

Travel

A guide to taking better travel photography photos

I have traveled to 14 countries so far, mostly Europe, but also Egypt, America and the Philippines. As a nomad photographer I have learnt the majority of my skills while on the move.

An old country with new eyes

Travel can also be totally unremarkable if you don't make the most of it, what I found from living in a single location was the decease of becoming complacent, leading a stale life, falling into the abise of receptiveness, travel can and could be the same.

Getting back into iPhone photography

Learning to love my iPhone camera, my favourite tools, tips and tricks along with some of my latest iPhone only photos from recent trips.


Through the lens

A day out to Morskie Oko

It had been a week since arriving in Zakopane, Poland, and I'd not yet had a chance to explore much of the area. Enough was enough, it was time to head out into the Polish Tataras, get some fresh air, and shoot some photos.

Miniatur Wunderland

The Miniatur Wunderland is the largest model railway in the world and one of the biggest attractions in Hamburg, Germany. I went along to take a look and take some photos.

Norwegian Fjords

Norway has the highest number of fjords on the planet, Formed when sea water flooded the valleys and glaciers retreated creating some of natures most beautiful landscapes. Here are the results of my trip;


Personal

Always told I would fail

How the educational system and govenment put road blocks at every turn to discourage entrepreneurialism. How I got off the benefit system and into owning my own successful business.

An old country with new eyes

Travel can also be totally unremarkable if you don't make the most of it, what I found from living in a single location was the decease of becoming complacent, leading a stale life, falling into the abise of receptiveness, travel can and could be the same.

The start of something more

The journey to how I became co-owner Simple as Milk one of the worlds leading web user experience studios.


Tech

Getting back into iPhone photography

Learning to love my iPhone camera, my favourite tools, tips and tricks along with some of my latest iPhone only photos from recent trips.

Living in a startup world

It recently dawned on me how much I use and depend on tech startups and how glad I am that they each bring something new and useful to my life.

Tinder, the ultimate travel tool

Tinder classes itself as a 'social style app for meeting people' but most use it to get laid. However I utalise Tinder to connect with locals of my age range, with the same personality/tastes, and then I can ask them directly for recommendations.