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"
The Guggenheim museum, Bilbao, is now 20 years old so I thought now might be a good time to share a few photographs I took of the building from last year.Read more "Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao."
Very pleased and honoured to have been invited as a keynote speaker at “Picture This! Photography and Videos in Museums today” in Helsinki on 24th and 25th November 2016, organised by the Finnish Museums Association, the Finnish National Gallery, and The Finnish Museum of Photography. If you are interested or happen to be in Helsinki at […]Read more "PICTURE THIS! – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEOS IN MUSEUMS TODAY"
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?"
Thought I’d just add a couple of panorama’s of Sao Paulo, Brazil, that I took whilst working out in Latin America last month. Thanks to all the people out in Colombia and Brazil I was working with. all the best, Colin.Read more "Sao Paulo, Brazil"
The 2013 AHFAP UK Conference will be held on Thursday 14 November in the Starr Auditorium at Tate Modern, London. Innovating out of Austerity For the first time, the conference will have a broad theme, and this year it is ‘Innovating out of Austerity’. We have now had three years of austerity, so how are […]Read more "2013 AHFAP UK Conference – Call for papers"
So say the Football Association in response the Manchester City and Wigan Athletic fans who won’t be able to travel home by train that day if they stay to the end of the game and would like the match scheduled earlier in the day. It drew me back to a picture, below, I took a […]Read more "“5:15pm is a regular kick-off time in the football calendar”"
When photographing an artists work of art it is important that the capture is optimized to ensure the integrity of the work whilst maximising the detail of the original. This can only be done by optimising the entire capture process. To optimize the capture system the following criteria needs to be reviewed: Ensure the maximum […]Read more "Photographing Works of Art"