FHaB is here to take you on a visual journey.

‘From HEL and Back’ is a platform to showcase creative projects by professional image-makers based in Helsinki (HEL). Let the adventures begin!

Order

100 for 100 series – 68: Order or...

33 Days to 100th Year: 68/100 – Order or Disorder Here’s another shot of the Parliament building whilst it is closed for renovations. With the exterior covered up, the lights shining through the material at night make such a...

Cloud

100 for 100 series – 67: A Cloud at...

34 Days to 100th Year: 67/100 – A Cloud at Sunset A beautiful, clear winter’s day here in Helsinki was calling out to me all day, tempting me to bunk off from my task in front of the computer selecting images from my...

Slush

100 for 100 series – 66: Countdown to...

35 Days to 100th Year: 66/100 – Countdown to Slush Described as Europe’s leading startup event, Slush is the place for tech startups, investors and media from around the world to get together, share ideas, forge new partnerships...

Limousine

100 for 100 series – 65: Crystal and...

36 Days to 100th Year: 65/100 – Crystal and the Limousine I pass this stretch limousine several times a week parked out on the street on my way to the office and then sometimes catch it cruising down Mannerheimintie on weekends...

Freedom

100 for 100 series – 64: Freedom for...

37 Days to 100th Year: 64/100 – Freedom for All I love the idea of a public toilet in a car park near the Olympic stadium being converted into a bar called Freedom. The place opened a couple of years ago and has a lively scene going on...

Finn

100 for 100 series – 63: Finn on a...

38 Days to 100th Year: 63/100 – Finn on a Friday Night It’s Friday night and Finn is centre stage, standing up loud and proud in the lights, right next to the KY. Throngs of people will be streaming into Kamppi on one form of...

Asematunneli

100 for 100 series – 62: Asematunneli...

39 Days to 100th Year: 62/100 – Asematunneli in the City Centre Asematunneli translates as the ‘Station Tunnel’ and it pretty much does exactly what it says, providing pedestrians with an underground passageway from the...

Parliament

100 for 100 series – 61: Parliament by...

40 Days to 100th Year: 61/100 -Parliament by Night The lights are on but there’s nobody in! The parliament building has been under renovation for months now, not sure for how much longer the work will be going on but, in the meantime...

Pallet

100 for 100 series – 60: Pallet and...

41 Days to 100th Year: 60/100 -Pallet and Metal Grid Sometimes a photo makes it into the series for no other reason than because it puts a smile on my face. It was shot in Helsinki, so at least that makes it eligible. This was on a regular...

Stoic

100 for 100 series – 59: Stoic by...

42 Days to 100th Year: 59/100 – Stoic by Nature Generalisations are dangerous, especially when being used to describe a national trait, but I think I can get away safely enough with saying that Finns are by nature not particularly...