Ethics of Documentary – Side Gallery

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The Amber Collective / Side Gallery has been running a short Zoom series on ethics, and I thought yesterday’s session was particularly good, especially with the contributions of Mark Sealy. Here are a few notes. Introductory comments: Mark Sealy. Decolonisation means opening the door to new epistemes, and breaking photography free of its ‘white Eurocentric’ past. Carol McKay. We must …

Camera Club Competition Curation

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I was asked if I would help curate  selection of images from our camera club to enter two major competitions next year. I do not normally enter competitions myself, as I don’t totally enjoy the process. Still, as I really enjoy the club, I had offered a few photos collective consideration. The two events are: Digitally Projected Image Competition (DPIC) is …