Month: August 2014

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AUDIO: Podcast with Alicia Bruce/Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained

This series of podcasts has been created to accompany the launch of Grant Scott’s book Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained. Alicia Bruce Alicia Bruce is an award winning Scottish photographer who explores community, environment and the politics of space. She studied Photography, Film and Imaging at Edinburgh’s Napier University, graduating in 2006. Alicia’s photographs ...

Above: Jim Mortram

AUDIO: Podcast with Jim Mortram/Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained

  This series of podcasts has been created to accompany the launch of Grant Scott’s book Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained. Jim Mortram J.A Mortram is a documentary photographer and environmental portraitist based in East Anglia, United Kingdom. Jim’s work is centred on creating an expansive long-form photographic essay titled Small Town Inertia ...

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AUDIO: Podcast with Jim Stephenson/Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained

This series of podcasts has been created to accompany the launch of Grant Scott’s book Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained. Jim Stephenson Jim Stephenson is a photographer and film-maker concerned with the documentation of architecture, interiors and the built environment. In the past few years, Jim’s work has taken on a documentary-style edge as ...

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AUDIO: Podcast with Niall McDiarmid/Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained

This series of podcasts has been created to accompany the launch of Grant Scott’s book Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained. Niall McDiarmid Niall McDiarmid is a London based portrait photographer whose personal work focus’s on the documentation of the British population. Niall’s first book, Crossing Paths, A Portrait of Britain was published in November ...

Above: Peter Dench

AUDIO: Podcast with Peter Dench/Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained

This series of podcasts has been created to accompany the launch of Grant Scott’s book Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained. Peter Dench Peter Dench is represented by Reportage by Getty Images and works primarily in the editorial, portraiture, video and advertising fields of image making. He is a keen and astute observer of human ...

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REVIEW: Lorenzo Vitturi: Dalston Anatomy, The Photographers’ Gallery, London

  In Dalston Anatomy, Venice-born artist Lorenzo Vitturi documents Ridley Road Market,  an East End institution which is being gentrified out of existence (when it vanishes he can always come west – no chance of that ever happening to Shepherds Bush Market.) Vitturi won this year’s Photography Prize at Hyères for the project, and the exhibition ...

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REVIEW: Primrose: Early Colour Photography in Russia, The Photographers’ Gallery, London

Primrose: Early Colour Photography in Russia, currently at the Photographers’ Gallery is curated by Olga Sviblova, founder-director of the Moscow House of Photography and probably the most forceful champion of the art of photography in Russia now. Back in the day (2010-2012) I went to many impressive exhibitions, international and local, curated by Olga at Dom Fotografiya. ...

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ARCHIVE VIDEO: Man Ray, A Film by Jean-Paul Fargier, 1998

During his career Man Ray allowed few details of his early life or family background to be known. He even refused to acknowledge that he ever had a name other than Man Ray. He was in fact born Emmanuel Radnitzky in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. in 1890. In July 1921, he went to live and work in Paris, France and settled in the Montparnasse quarter. Shortly after ...