About the Ebook
Welcome to Ampthill, a distinctive trio of colour coded tower blocks in north London. A way-point on any journey from the West End to Hampstead they are an intriguing architectural statement with a chequered history. This book of photography by award winning photographer, Louis Berk, examines how architecture is not only important close up but can be equally important from a distance. Also available in printed format.
Louis Berk is a photographer and secondary school teacher working in the historic Whitechapel area of London's East End. He has published several books of photography including "Walk to Work" a study of the fragile hinterland of Whitechapel and "School Work" a unique photographic study of an outstanding inner-London secondary school. His third work, "Ampthill: A Picture Book To Remember Her By" has just been published and is a study of the context of architecture in the cityscape. Louis has had his work regularly published in magazines, newspapers and books. He has won several Honourable Mentions in the International Photography Awards spanning the last 5 years. In 2010 he won the "Life Between The Lines" competition run by London Underground and the RSPB with his picture "Bee Hunting for Pollen in an Artichoke". Louis specialises in Urban Landscape photography and particularly enjoys finding and recording hidden historical gems around London where he lives and works.