Olga Karlovac

OLGA KARLOVAC EXHIBITION AT THE POSK GALLERY AT 238 – 246 KING STREET HAMMERSMITH THE POLISH INSTITUTE. Olga Karlovac of Croatia created her own style and collection of black and white pictures without going to any particular college or university. She uses a digital 35mm camera and then once uploaded drags images to create atmosphere…

Mitsubishi invests £216 million in Ovo Energy despite Brexit

Mitsubishi bought a 20 per cent stake and invests £216 million in Ovo Energy, the seventh largest energy supplier in UK , as the Japanese industrial group seeks a foothold in the digital energy transition. Ovo said the cash injection would help fund international expansion. The funding hits Ovo value to £1bn and would support…

Sony World Photography Awards shortlist

Sony World Photography Awards announced this year’s shortlist for open and Youth competitions, which received 326, 000 entries from 195 countries. The overall winner will be announced at a ceremony in London on 17th April. Rebecca McClelland, chair of the open youth jury said:” I was astonished with the diversity of work that has entered…

Year of the Pig – Chinese New Year

Over a billion people around the world have began celebrating the Chinese Lunar New Year and the start of the Year of the Pig. The Spring Festival, the lunar New Year is celebrated by countries across Asia. Red lanterns, fireworks, special clothing and plenty of food will mark the occasion. The Pig is one of…

Millions gather from around the world to the banks of Ganges

Kumbh Mela held at the confluence of the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, India, is the main and most auspicious day of bathing for millions of pilgrims taking a di, where the world’s biggest human gathering. Hindus believe bathing at the Ganges will cleanse them of their sins and help them to attain “Moksha”, setting them…

Elvis and his mother Gladys

In Graceland, Bethan Roberts’s fictionalised recreation of the early life of Elvis Presley, and his close relationship with his mother Gladys.   At 22, 1957, Elvis already a huge star is called up for his military service, the novel looks into the performer’s chaotic   childhood with several chapters filled with grownup dilemas concerning show business,…

App becomes eyes for thousands of visually impaired

Be My Eyes, an award winning app which was launched by Hans Jorgen Wilberg (55),  a Danish furniture maker with a simple idea, a blind or visually impaired person needs help with a task,  the app makes a live video call to a sighted volunteer, who can tell them if the milk has expired or…