Shooting the National Youth Theatre

So, this time last week was the National Youth Theatre two day shoot-a-thon at Park Hill in Sheffield, all thanks to IdeasTap. I applied and along with 4 others, got to meet up with Helen Maybanks and spend two days running round Park Hill with 250 NYT members and crew! The other winners were Jeni, … Continue reading

A few things…

First, I have opened an account on indiegogo.com (a bit like kickstarter, but not only for the US), and I have put up a proposal on there in an attempt to raise some money to help me complete some work and get some kit that is just unaffordable while I’m in Bourne and stuck with … Continue reading

looking at this week…

Just some links of things that I’ve been looking at, reading, watching or enjoying this week. http://www.bjp-online.com/british-journal-of-photography/news/2026407/running-enter-gettys-grants-programme I’m becoming more and more obsessed with grants, though I know my work isn’t even vaguely developed enough to try to get grants. I’m kicking myself for my poor timing. This time last year I was in the … Continue reading

Mary Ellen Mark on Street Photography

Video with an interview with Mary Ellen Mark’s take on Street photography. Only 3 and a half minutes. Watch and listen. It’s an exert from Cheryl Dunn’s excellent new documentary on New York street photography, “Everybody Street,”. http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/photobooth/2011/01/video-mary-ellen-mark.html I like that she says it’s harder to be a woman than a man, but there are … Continue reading