Protest Photography I am heading off to London later today to photograph protests with four days of anti G8 protests and then going straight to Northern Ireland to photograph more anti G8 protests at Enniskillen where the actual G8 summit is being held. With the news that austerity may last till 2020 and with the anti capitalist group Stop the G8 starting protests on Tuesday 11th June … Continue reading London Calling – Protests Against the G8
Oh and this on top of the fact we have lost our imaging rights in the UK (Controversial copyright framework receives royal assent http://j.mp/ZfEdBS ) What a great Day for #photography Embedded Link Unions claim Guardian Witness project is a threat to freelance journalists | PressGazette The Guardian Witness citizen journalism project has come in for criticism from journalism unions. Google+: View post on Google+ … Continue reading Oh and this on top of the fact we have lost our imaging rights in the UK (Controversial…
Raytheon’s Riot program mines social network data like a ‘Google for spies’, drawing ire from civil rights groups gu.com/p/3dyx3/tw Continue reading From Twitter Raytheon's Riot program mines social network data…
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
“I’m not a target for snipers because I’m a tourist, not like you journalists,” he told a reporter. Fujimoto won’t even wear a helmet or a flack jacket. Continue reading War Tourism In Syria
Matthew Maddock has posted a handy video showing the AF speeds of both Fujifilm X-E1 v X-Pro1 AF Speed Comparison Giving both cameras a work out at the same time in different lighting conditions as well as low light make this a very informative video For the result you will have to watch the video, I am not going to spoil the results You can follow Matthew on Google+ Related articles … Continue reading Fujifilm X-E1 v X-Pro1 AF Speed Comparison
My concern over this sort of thing is how many people are going to get abuse for taking pictures (press or other citizens) during any public disorder and possibly endangered for doing so. We now live in a world almost dominated by photography and the last thing we need is a paranoid public. The police already have CCTV in London, they have their own evidence gatherers and intelligence teams who … Continue reading Big Brother Snitch Society?
Great Post on Building Your Brand on Google+ By +Guy Kawasaki This has some good tips on finding interesting stories and some brilliant tips and what extensions to use From the Google+ Photographers conference via +Scott Kelby who you should be following if you are a photographer or are into #photography Google+: Reshared 1 times Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By … Continue reading Great Post on Building Your Brand on Google+ By +Guy Kawasaki