Tag Archives: photography

Guarding image integrity – photo manipulation?

The Guardian has a piece about their photo guidelines, and it's almost word for word my own 'ethos' about digital manipulation: Our rule about the use of Photoshop and other picture-manipulating software is that cropping and toning – basically anything that ...

Vienna (with slideshow)

We had a great time last week in Vienna. I was there for a big competition, though didn't make it past the first round - though to be one of the 160 who qualified out of the 3000 who applied ...

Aldeburgh slideshow

My flickr slideshow of shots I took in Aldeburgh & Snape Maltings:

Lee Friedlander shoots aspiring opera singers

The celebrated photographer Lee Friedlander has done a somewhat bizarre series: portraits of the finalists of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, the biggest singing competition in the US. Click to see more. (btw, I sang a charity concert in NYC ...

Issor slideshow

A slideshow from our trip to Issor in the south of france a few weekends ago:  

Some new scans

I finally have some new shots up on flickr - some scans from a recent batch of film put through my little Olympus XA while in London:

Things Findo Found – 02.03.11

In no particular order: Attention Joel Meyerowitz - an inspiring look at some of his early street photography work How to pack your home - might come in handy for us in the next few months Seven things that make a sermon rubbish The ...

Capturing Nürnberg

Since moving to Nürnberg a year ago, my photographic output has dropped considerably. There's several reasons I can think of: I walk less, as I rode the U-Bahn and then a bicycle; it was very cold in winter; I was ...

Martin Parr agrees with me

He says in the Guardian what I've been thinking for a few years now: And the other thing you must do is print them. We are in danger of having a whole generation – and this will continue into the future ...

New Camera Advice

Being somewhat of a photography enthusiast people sometimes ask me for advice on buying a new compact, or  point and shoot (p&s) camera. I don't generally stay in the loop on new gear, especially so for p&s models, but there ...