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Lost Britain: Photographs of Yesteryear

Britain from Above presents the unique Aerofilms collection of aerial photographs from 1919-1953. Photographs of famous British landmarks such as Blackpool Tower and St Paul’s Cathedral have now been made freely available for viewing from the new ‘Britain from Above’

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Lost Britain: Photographs of Yesteryear

Britain from Above presents the unique Aerofilms collection of aerial photographs from 1919-1953. Photographs of famous British landmarks such as Blackpool Tower and St Paul’s Cathedral have now been made freely available for viewing from the new ‘Britain from Above’

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Something might happen: Peter Fraser

Photographer Peter Fraser talks to The Guardian’s Sarah Phillips. He discusses the context of the cocktail-cup photograph (above) and what led him to capture it. A brief but energetic piece, I love how he describes discovering this curious object: ”I

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Something might happen: Peter Fraser

Photographer Peter Fraser talks to The Guardian’s Sarah Phillips. He discusses the context of the cocktail-cup photograph (above) and what led him to capture it. A brief but energetic piece, I love how he describes discovering this curious object: ”I

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Enter now: National Open Art Competition

Photography entries accepted! Now in its 15th year, previously known as Chichester Open Art Competition, the National Open Art Competition (NOAC) now attracts many artists across the UK every year, from the emerging to the established, offering an entry point

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Enter now: National Open Art Competition

Photography entries accepted! Now in its 15th year, previously known as Chichester Open Art Competition, the National Open Art Competition (NOAC) now attracts many artists across the UK every year, from the emerging to the established, offering an entry point

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The Face of Eighteen39

Some of the most faithful of Eighteen39 readers (you know who you are) may have noticed a few changes to the site recently; this is to incorporate feedback received regarding navigation and aesthetics. Keeping to a contemporary look, I have

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The Face of Eighteen39

Some of the most faithful of Eighteen39 readers (you know who you are) may have noticed a few changes to the site recently; this is to incorporate feedback received regarding navigation and aesthetics. Keeping to a contemporary look, I have

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National Photography Month

Well, this one managed to somehow slip through my net; apologies for not coming across this sooner, guys. The UK’s very first ‘National Photography Month’ is upon us, a month to celebrate our snaps. ‘Capture and keep’ is the by-line,

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National Photography Month

Well, this one managed to somehow slip through my net; apologies for not coming across this sooner, guys. The UK’s very first ‘National Photography Month’ is upon us, a month to celebrate our snaps. ‘Capture and keep’ is the by-line,

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London Festival of Photography

THE 2012 FESTIVAL In June 2012, London’s most celebrated venues (Museum of London, British Library, British Museum, Tate Modern, the V&A and more…) will play host to a world-class, city-wide celebration of photography as the London Festival of Photography returns

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London Festival of Photography

THE 2012 FESTIVAL In June 2012, London’s most celebrated venues (Museum of London, British Library, British Museum, Tate Modern, the V&A and more…) will play host to a world-class, city-wide celebration of photography as the London Festival of Photography returns

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Sony World Photography Awards 2013 Now Open

Sony Press Release Sony World Photography Awards 2013 Opens for entries 1 June 2012 The 2013 Sony World Photography Awards, organised by the World Photography Organisation (WPO), are now open for entries. Each year the Sony World Photography Awards uncover

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Sony World Photography Awards 2013 Now Open

Sony Press Release Sony World Photography Awards 2013 Opens for entries 1 June 2012 The 2013 Sony World Photography Awards, organised by the World Photography Organisation (WPO), are now open for entries. Each year the Sony World Photography Awards uncover

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Snap up a £36k Leica

Photographers can part with thirty-six thousand pounds to get their snappy hands on limited-edition Leica M9-P camera kits. ”The special versions of Leica’s M9-P contain a calfskin-leather finish and are produced in a tie-up with luxury goods maker Hermès. The

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Snap up a £36k Leica

Photographers can part with thirty-six thousand pounds to get their snappy hands on limited-edition Leica M9-P camera kits. ”The special versions of Leica’s M9-P contain a calfskin-leather finish and are produced in a tie-up with luxury goods maker Hermès. The

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Martin Parr: Speaking about Photobooks

As published by the British Journal of Photography: The series of lectures will coincide with Photobook Month this June and will see photographer and Magnum Photos member Martin Parr discuss the history of photobooks. The talk, which will take place

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Martin Parr: Speaking about Photobooks

As published by the British Journal of Photography: The series of lectures will coincide with Photobook Month this June and will see photographer and Magnum Photos member Martin Parr discuss the history of photobooks. The talk, which will take place