Category Archives: News

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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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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Contrasts in the city

I went around the Strand and Embankment on a sunny day to experiment my own street photography through the use of manual focus and light. I found that London is a city of contrasts (of shapes, colours, lights, cultures…) and … 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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Photographer John Moore on the Arab world revolts

The revolts in Egypt and the war in Lybia through th eyes of a photographer: Pulitzer prize John Moore has shared on PBS Newshour his thoughts about what is going on in the Arab World. He says that although he … 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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INTERVIEW: Mark Burton of London Independent Photography

Mark Burton is a photographer and Publicity Officer of London Independent Photography (LIP), which organised tonight’s Janet Hall Memorial Lecture with photographer Brian Griffin. – What is London Independent Photography? London Independent Photography (LIP) is a community organisation which helps … Continue reading

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