When a political photo opportunity goes wrong – BBC News

Political Correspondent Chris Mason has been looking back at some of the best and worst photo-ops for politicians past and present. Source: When a political photo opportunity goes wrong – BBC News The other day the local Conservative MP shoved an election leaflet through the door, full of obvious staged photos, which reminded me of this. The video on the BBC News does share some … Continue reading When a political photo opportunity goes wrong – BBC News

3D Press Badges

Wearing one of these press badges can either stop you from being shot or be the reason you were shot. Wearing them depends where in the world you work, who is fighting who or even if the protesters are media friendly or not. Tuff call some times! They say PRESS in English and Arabic in case you were wondering and in some countries its the … Continue reading 3D Press Badges

Derby's Caribbean Carnival

Derby’s Caribbean Carnival is a colourful vibrant procession that has in excess of 500 Caribbean carnival troupes from the Midlands and nationally. The carnival is a flagship project that supports community cohesion and diversity in the City of Derby. Many of the troupes spend over a year designing and making the costumes as well as raising funds for the project which can be around £2,000 … Continue reading Derby's Caribbean Carnival

3D Press Badges

Wearing one of these press badges can either stop you from being shot or be the reason you were shot. Wearing them depends where in the world you work, who is fighting who or even if the protesters are media friendly or not. Tuff call some times! They say PRESS in English and Arabic in case you were wondering and in some countries its the … Continue reading 3D Press Badges

PROMOTING THE SAFETY OF FREELANCE JOURNALISTS IN COMBAT ZONES.

RISC is training and equipping freelance journalists in all media to treat life-threatening injuries on the battlefield. Freelancers comprise the vast majority of those who cover wars, and consequently make up the vast majority of deaths and injuries. Surviving a gunshot or shrapnel wound is often a matter of doing the right thing in the first few minutes, and our training focuses on that brief, critical period of … Continue reading PROMOTING THE SAFETY OF FREELANCE JOURNALISTS IN COMBAT ZONES.

Billingham Hadley (small) For Fujifilm X-E1 System

I have a lot of camera bags that I have collected over the years, always looking for the “right one” and some others brought for “specific missions” to take the heavy and bulky DSLR’s and associated kit But since buying the Fujifiim X-E1 I have found them to be way too big so been on the hunt for a smaller bag. However I have often … Continue reading Billingham Hadley (small) For Fujifilm X-E1 System

Advice For Young Photographers

PRACTICAL ADVICE FOR YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS: THE DOS AND DON'TS "I meet many young photographers seeking guidance on ‘how to make it’. So I’d like to run through a list of ‘Dos and Don’ts’ that photographers should follow in their career" Good advice for the young photographer and not so young as well http://cpn.canon-europe.com/content/interviews/nick_papadopoulos_VII_expert_advice.do #photography   Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By … Continue reading Advice For Young Photographers