AHFAP Conference 2016

Congratulations to Tony Harris and the Association for Historical and and Fine Art Photography (AHFAP) committee on bringing together a great set of speakers for their annual conference 2016. The conference takes place at the Imperial War Museum, London on Thursday 10th November 2016. If you’re interested please follow the link below. http://www.ahfap.org.uk/conferences/2016-conference/  

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Colour Management Procedure for 2D works

Attached are instructions for colour managing the photography of 2 dimensional objects such as books, paintings and maps. Colour Management Workflow for Photography of Works of Art V3.1 The instructions are written for those on a limited budget and although they assume you have a camera that will provide a RAW output, that you have […]

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Cultural Heritage at the Lucie’s?

Hats off to Dave Clarke, former Head of Photography at the Tate Gallery and now Chair of the advisory board for the Lucie Awards http://www.lucies.org, for attempting to get acknowledgement of cultural heritage photography. For far too long photography in the cultural heritage sector has been ignored in the wider photographic community and although organisations […]

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Technical Guidelines for Digitizing Cultural Heritage Materials

FADGI have released a draft of their new “Technical Guidelines for Digitizing Heritage Materials” to replace their 2010 document. It is a draft and if you follow the link below there is an opportunity to pass on any comments you may have. http://www.digitizationguidelines.gov/guidelines/digitize-technical.html

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