[EVENT] #TrollingtheArtist with @MsMapes and @NatashaCaruana. A @RedEyeNetwork Event

I’ve just returned from an interesting, and challenging evening at RISE Manchester, at an event organised by the RedEye Photography Network. I was asked to chair the session, in which photographic artists Sarah Maple and Natasha Caruana discussed their work, and the impact of trolling – both being trolled, and being the troll, has impacted their work as they seek to provoke conversation and discussion. I introduced the artists, largely drawn from the biographies they had Continue Reading →

What are the digital & photography doing to us?

Fascinating piece of art… The artist describes the context: Every occasion of our lives now seems to be documented with the plethora of cameras we carry around with us. Images are shared and distributed online for our family, friends and the public to see. Unsure of the implications of this life online, will photos of us remain on the internet forever? Or will they simply get lost and become anonymous in the billions of images we Continue Reading →

Jaunty Goose Images

I have long been hankering after one of Cherry’s beautiful photos, which have been featured/won awards in newspaper articles. I just can’t decide which I’d really like, but definitely lean towards the Summer Jewels section! Spring Green Summer Jewels Autumn Gold Winter Ice “Mounted prints, canvases and images for business are available from £9.99 + p&p.” Particular favourites: Flower 1 Flower 2 Flower 3 Flower 4 Autumn Leaves Indian Fabric Sun through the ferns Peacock Continue Reading →

Well done Mike

A friend of mine, Mike Macdonald, started truly promoting his photography yesterday, and look, he gets on the front page of BBC News! Awesome work! Check out: http://www.macmacphotography.com. Become a Facebook fan of his work. drbexl Life Explorer, HE/learning, Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster http://drbexl.co.uk Like it? Share it…