SP Week One Reflections

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Sarah Leen, Director of Photography, National Geographic (from ‘Why We Do it‘), said: ‘I have spent my entire professional life creating, editing, critiquing or teaching photography and working with photographers. It has been the way that I have experienced much of the world. In a deeply personal way I feel an image is a poem about time, about “staying the …

Photographic Rules

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I attended the Frome Wessex Camera Club meeting last night. It is a very friendly, very active club where people of all levels of experience are eager to learn. I did a street candid workshop recently for the club. Meyrick Griffith-Jones was giving a talk on Landscape. He is a relative newcomer to ‘serious’ photography, and by his own admission is …