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Victoria and Albert Museum Launches Photography Centre

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Those who remember the Royal Photographic Society’s Octagon Gallery in Bath may experience a feeling of déjà vu when entering new galleries dedicated to the medium at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. Triumphal columns of antiquarian cameras frame the new exhibition space entrance where the V&A have successfully managed to capture something of the Octagon […]

Photographers’ Rights – And Responsibilities

03 Jun
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Nic Crocker is a retired Police Inspector and keen street photographer who has studied the law in relation to photographers’ rights and lectures on the subject.  As a professional standards investigator he has engaged with photographers subject to unreasonable police intervention.  Views expressed here are his alone and should not be considered those of the […]

AG Photographic open day

21 Apr
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Birmingham based photographic equipment materials and processing company AG Photographic held its first open day on April 11th. Matthew Wells from AG did the meet and greet for what was interesting and friendly day. A good mix of analogue and digital with traditional toning and digital colour management demonstrations delivered by Fotospeed while Tetenal brought […]

London Exhibitions and Tate Modern’s Extension

23 Aug
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Although the London exhibition summer season draws to a close there is still time to see some excellent shows. Irving Penn Cranium Architecture at Hamilton’s runs until September 20th and whether the subject matter is to your taste or not the craftsmanship and silver gelatine print quality is a tour de force and a rare […]

Photo Students Meet Brit Art Duo

11 Jul
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A London residential for Bridgwater College photography students took an unexpected and glamorous turn during a photo session in the East End. Internationally renowned photo art stars Gilbert and George, winners of the 1986 Turner Prize amongst many other accolades throughout a 45 year carrier, responded to a knock on their door from Photography Program […]