Author Archives: Fabio Forin

About Fabio Forin

Postgraduate student at the City University of London.

Firecracker’s first pro-women photographers event

The first Firecracker event took place yesterday night at the Apple Store on Regent Street. Fiona Rogers, founder of this new online platform that promotes European women photographers, brought with her Tessa Bunney, Laura Hynd and Léoni Hampton to show … Continue reading

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‘Three Places, Two Eyes’ by Fabio Forin

Let’s take a break. No words, only pictures. Three places: London, Brighton and New York. Enjoy it.

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A software to uncover photo fakery

Hany Farid, a digital forensic specialist of Dartmouth University, has developed a jpeg-analysing tool to identify even the subtlest alterations to digital images. No human eye in front of a good fake is able to notice there is something wrong. … Continue reading

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‘The Bang-Bang-Club’ story set to hit theaters

“The Bang Bang Club” is an upcoming movie – it will hit the American theatres on the next month – about the young combat photographers Kevin Carter, Greg Marinovich, Ken Oosterbroek, and Joao Silva, who risked their lives to document … Continue reading

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In Conversation With Mikko Takkunen

I met Mikko Takkunen last Thursday in the bustling atmosphere of Spitalfields Market, near Liverpool Street Station. He is a Finnish freelance photographer just moved to London to get more work. His blog, PhotojournalismLinks, is very popular on the web: … Continue reading

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TALK: ‘Writing Photography 6’ at the Photographer’s Gallery

‘Travelling Photographic Histories: From 1950s Cape Town to Britain, and Back’. This is the new talk hosted by the Photographer’s Gallery with the journal Photography & Culture that will take place on the 29th March at 7pm. Prof Darren Newbury … Continue reading

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Matteo Sandrini wins the Accademia Apulia Award

Design and Arts graduate Matteo Sandrini is the winner of the inaugural Accademia Apulia Photographic Award. His work focuses on his native Italian city of Brescia’s cultural identity. For several days and always at the same time he positioned himself … Continue reading

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