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What to Pack for Summer in London

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Summer has officially started and I see more and more people coming to the city to enjoy their holidays. Every time I go away I write a list of things to take and places to see. For your visit to London take the most comfortable shoes because even though it doesn’t look big on the […]

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Magnolia Bloom in London

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Spring is undoubtedly the most beautiful season in London. It starts with the first blooming tree – at the beginning of Portobello Road, followed by beautiful magnolia, cherry and wisteria blooms. At this time Instagram is going crazy, everyone is getting excited about checking their favourite photo spots. The best place to go is of course Notting Hill. […]

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14 Coffee Shops In London You Want to Instagram


Photos of coffee and coffee shops interiors are still trending on Instagram and London is the perfect place to master this type of photography. I’m not going to lie if I say that sometimes I pick Instagram-worthy places for my meetings (guilty).  What attracts me in coffee shops as a photographer is a combination of a […]

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Build an Authentic Instagram Account

Build an Authentic Instagram Account Course

Introducing a free 5-day email course for bloggers, creatives, and creators to set up the foundation for a successful Instagram account. You know what all successful Instagram accounts have in common? They focus on a specific niche, post regularly and provide value to their audience. When I started my IG account, it looked very different from […]

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Let’s Go To Cape Town

Cape Town to do list Ok But First Coffee

If I’m not mistaken it was Autumn of 2000 when we were studying world explorers at geography class. The teacher wasn’t able to keep an order in a class and everyone was talking and not paying attention to what she had to say. But not me. I was so intrigued and fascinated by those people […]

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#40bagsin40days Decluttering Challenge

40Bagsin40Days Decluttering Challenge Ok But First Coffee

This year ‘Ok, But First Coffee’ will turn 3 years. It started as a place where I would share photos of London coffee shops. It worked as a motivation to explore this city and go to places I usually don’t go. Then the focus moved to mobile photography and memory keeping on Instagram. Even though […]

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How to Compose your London Photos like a Pro

How To Compose Your London Photos Like a PRO

“Remember, the composition is important, but also rules are meant to be broken,” says Steve McCurry, an American editorial photographer best known for his 1984 photograph ‘Afghan Girl’. “So the main point is to enjoy yourself while you’re photographing and photograph in your own way and your own style.” Instead of rules, let’s talk about […]

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