Real name Mike, I am a self taught photographer, at only the beginning of my journey into this art form which has always fascinated me.

It is photographing people which floats my boat. People are amazing, and I love to capture the human spirit.

I am posting my festival shots up first, as music is a massive part of my life, and my photography was given a huge boost when I was given an opportunity to photograph a number of festivals in England in 2009. I also find that the stage brings out the spirit – who has not been moved by a passionate and vibrant display? Music is food for my soul, and the mixing of music and photography is like eating grapes and cheese, a heavenly combination!

Enough about me for now, lets let the photos do the talking…..

ps.My images do not belong in the public domain. Copying, altering, displaying or redistribution of any of my images without written permission is strictly prohibited. All images and writing are © Michael Rowbottom. All rights reserved.

  • Joined: March 2011

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I'm back...

Hi everyone, / I have been travelling through Vietnam on a motorbike, and it has been a month since I have been on here, and to those who love and use RB often, you will know how out-of-the-loop I feel. / But I have now (nearly) settled in Nha Trang, where I have gained employment as a teacher, so I hope to be back and fully active again from now on. Unfortunately my camera broke 3 days into my b…
Posted almost 6 years – 2 comments

The Inspiration Of Redbubble and Our New Art Form.

I was exploring RB this morning, which has become almost a daily ritual of mine, and I was once again astounded at the quality of work on here. From photography right through to painting, via the various media between which mix and merge the two, I often sit in awe at the beauty and genius found on here. The site has introduced me to whole new areas of art and creativity, mostly from painting, bu…
Posted about 6 years – 16 comments
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