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Words - On Photogbraphy
Monday 4th July 2016 12:05am
Ansel Adams dedicated a lot of space in his published works to the concern of 'Image Management' - ensuring the 3-dimensional world...
Thursday 9th June 2016 11:05pm
/'/ photo Paul McQuadeProject 269 is a two year exploration of London and Londoners in the context of their relationship with...
Monday 13th October 2014 6:54pm
Mirrored photography (if you google it) refers to any image where a reflection is involved - either actual or imposed. In a small...
Saturday 22nd March 2014 2:45pm
You don't get to my age without losing things along the way. Either through loss, breakdown, damage or theft ' nothing ever lasts...
Thursday 6th February 2014 5:39pm
Intro/In December my wife suddenly turns to me and says 'do you want to abstain from alcohol in January and raise money for Mind?'...
Thursday 26th December 2013 11:51pm
IntroductionWhen photographing buildings it is common to have to tilt the camera upwards in order to fit the top of the building...
Monday 26th August 2013 8:55pm
IntroductionA 10MP (Mega pixel) sensor will produce images that print at 12"x8" for a 300dpi quality output. This isn't particularly...
Thursday 15th August 2013 1:00am
In his original book (Images a la sauvette), Henri Cartier-Bresson (HCB) referenced Cardinal de Retz's statement that "There is nothing...
Friday 14th June 2013 10:14pm
Here I'm going to walk through what is pretty much my standard recipe for post processing live band shots. This example is based...
Thursday 31st May 2012 5:28pm
//My first blog post about the Nikon 1 V1 was written after a few hours of owning it and described how I made sure to capture some...
Saturday 5th May 2012 5:59pm
/Garlic - daytime window light, Nikon 1 V1//There are certainly times when I decide not to lug my D2x and second lens and flashgun...
Monday 17th October 2011 3:54pm
Photographing around the London music scene takes it's toll. Especially when you're also a performer. And a drinker. It's a rigorous...
Sunday 6th March 2011 4:00pm
Drawing inspiration from past masters and showing contemporary application. Part 1, timing
Sunday 6th March 2011 3:59pm
Drawing inspiration from past masters and showing contemporary application. Part 2
Sunday 6th March 2011 3:58pm
First Published Journal of Visual Literacy, Volume 23, Number 2;
Saturday 11th August 2007 4:01pm
The previous article on 'Basic Contrast' concentrated on fundamental definitions and concepts and considered the effect of a single...
Tuesday 6th March 2007 4:02pm
The above image of Arches at Rievaulx Abbey is printed at 16'x8' on 16'x12' paper. The wide left and right borders, and the lack...
Sunday 12th March 2006 4:03pm
'Contrast' can be confusingbecause the term is used loosely to consider different things. At its simplestlevel 'contrast' describes...
Saturday 6th March 2004 4:03pm
From visit to France in 2003, black+white darkroom prints were scanned and digitally re-worked as a means to learn some of the tools...
Wednesday 1st January 2003 4:04pm
The difference between a 'good' and 'fine' printis in the retention of detail in the deepest shadows and highest highlights.Once...