Wimbledon Through The Years

As Djokovic won his 5th Wimbledon title in a five-set epic beating Federer in the longest ever Wimbledon singles final, HEKKTA get nostalgic. Rolling back the years, these shots show how the Championships have transformed over time. Through the lens of sports photojournalism legend Gerry Cranham, we are transported back to a time when a [...]

Wimbledon Through The Years 2019-07-16T06:51:40+00:00

FIRST YEARS OF PUNK

After a chance meeting in a library in Barcelona, a collection of true gems were uncovered from the primative years of punk. A tempting glimpse into the music genre that took grip of the world's youth, right from behind closed doors. The photo collection was taken by legendary punk journalist Philomena "Philly" Winstanley. Alongside her [...]

FIRST YEARS OF PUNK 2019-07-12T07:31:57+00:00

Locals v Tourists

In a series of visually amazing maps, Eric Fisher highlights the difference between the tourist and the local in some of the world's most iconic cities, using data from thousands of pictures and posts on social media. The battle between the tourist and the local has always been a long and intriguing one. From the [...]

Locals v Tourists 2019-07-10T08:19:00+00:00

Glastonbury 1989

The year is 1989 and Glastonbury is just 19 years young. Free spirited punters from all over are flocking to Worthy Farm to watch Elvis Costello and Van Morrison grace the Pyramid Stage; and oh how different it was. As the world's biggest music festival thrives in the beating sun this weekend, HEKKTA rolls back [...]

Glastonbury 1989 2019-06-30T16:14:26+00:00

Cutting Through London

A new project dubbed Cutaway London has exposed the inner workings of some of London's most famous landmarks in a series of cross-section pictures, highlighting that the architecture within a building is just as intricate and exciting as the silhouette on the skyline. The project was created by Neomam Studios, a creative content studio, who [...]

Cutting Through London 2019-06-19T10:49:35+00:00

Elsbeth Juda // The Eyes Behind Britain’s First Supermodels

A remarkable career forged from the most desperate of circumstances; Elsbeth Juda played a huge role in shaping Britain's fashion photography today. Choosing to opt for the unusual, she rejected the standard picture perfection which was popular at the time, instead highlighting the grit behind the glamour, with magnificent results. After fleeing the Nazis as [...]

Elsbeth Juda // The Eyes Behind Britain’s First Supermodels 2019-06-13T11:27:25+00:00

Life on the Moon

Could you imagine what life might be like if you lived on the moon? Well, in architecture there has been a rising trend of firms testing the lunar waters, experimenting if we could in fact live on our moon. HEKKTA investigates whether this is simply creative indulgence or whether this is a viable option for [...]

Life on the Moon 2019-06-07T09:14:51+00:00

Earth From Space

Spirals, cracks and bursting colours; our planet really does paint the perfect picture from space. Images from the new program Earth from Space showcase the stunning beauty of our planet, but also highlight how fast it is changing. The documentary series aims to widen people's vision of how they see the world, seen from above [...]

Earth From Space 2019-04-28T08:16:08+00:00

HEKKTA LISTENS – When I Wake Up / Maverick Sabre

A trip back to the drawing board has yielded possibly Maverick Sabre's best work yet. Beautifully crafted but with a true honest edge; this DIY album is saying what he truly wants to say, and you can really hear it. After the release of his first studio album, Lonely Are The Brave, in 2012, Maverick [...]

HEKKTA LISTENS – When I Wake Up / Maverick Sabre 2019-04-18T07:10:28+00:00