Boring Street Photography

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During Lockdown, I have given Zoom talks on street photography to both PhotoBath and to the East Sutherland Camera Club. Having updated and extended the presentation, including adding more on ‘gaze’ and ‘ethics’ (especially in the emerging context of Black Lives matter), last Friday I gave a talk to the Frome Wessex Camera Club. I called it ‘Boring Street Photography’ as …

Enlarging Digital Files

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I was asked to take a few prints along to the Frome Wessex Camera Club last Friday. Phil Taylor was making an excellent presentation on ‘seeing’,  as opposed to over-fixation with technology. He had liked a couple of the archive images I had posted using early digital cameras, and asked me to show some prints (and the cameras) to add …