Contrasts of ancient and modern Paestum.Read more "Paestum"
Improve your photography by understanding how depth of field is calculated so that youRead more "Depth of Field"
As it’s a new year, well almost, I’ve been giving my website a bit of a tidy up and new look. It’s been 6 years since the original website went up and I thought it was time to give it a bit of attention. The new look is more in keeping with the blog and […]Read more "Updated Website"
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/Read more "AHFAP Conference 2016"
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 […]Read more "Colour Management Procedure for 2D works"
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 […]Read more "Cultural Heritage at the Lucie’s?"
At the start of the summer I began carrying out Infra-red Reflectogram work for TSR Imaging and thought I’d put up some brief details and a link to anyone who may be interested. Tager Stonor Richardson (TSR) has been in operation since 2002, widening access to infrared reflectography for paintings that cannot easily travel, such […]Read more "TSR Imaging"
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.htmlRead more "Technical Guidelines for Digitizing Cultural Heritage Materials"
Just finished putting together my talk on “Image Quality” for the Association for Historical and Fine Art Photography annual conference at the Wellcome Trust tomorrow and looking forward to meeting friends, old and new.Read more "AHFAP Conference 2014"
It’s been a few weeks since I last updated this blog so I thought I’d start with a picture taken earlier in the year entitled, “You’re not a goldfish”. Great fun taking the pictures, especially when the family of walkers came past. It’s been a busy few weeks doing some installation photography, delivering a colour […]Read more "A bit of an update"