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Mayor of Taunton tries his hand at 19th Century photography


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[ gallery ] (Above Mayor & Mayoress of Taunton and Sam with the old camera) Taunton based photographer Sam Burton (of zummerzet photography & exposure47) opened his Somerset Arts Week exhibition at Bishops Lydyard Station with a demonstration of how photographs were made in the early days of the medium. Using a mobile darkroom and […]

Sam Steams Back To The Future

08 Aug
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As part of Somerset Arts Week (SAW) www.somersetartworks.org.uk 2014 Sam Burton of ‘zummerzet photography’ www.zummerzetphotography.co.uk and a member of Exposure47 www.exposure47.com will be exhibiting ten darkroom hand-prints which show a glimpse into the life of England’s longest steam railway. The images show a typical day enjoyed by a steam locomotive driver. Burton, who is passionate […]