Category: UK

Bill Jay Documentary

There’s a great documentary on the writer, photographer and curator Bill Jay, titled Do Not Bend: The Photographic Life of Bill Jay. Until this week is was only screened at selected venues, and those were primarily in the...

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Back to Blighty

I’ve just returned from 16 days in the UK. First, a week in London and then up to The Lake District by car for the second week. Then it was back to London for another four days with my son and daughter and to see...

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Terry King

— Photo by Roy Snell The sad news this week was that Terry King passed away, in London, after suffering a heart attack. We were first introduced by Martin Reed in the early 1980s and I loved his attitude from the start. He was...

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Eve Arnold 1912-2012

Magnum Photos has announced that the photographer Eve Arnold has died at age 99. I had the great pleasure of working with her back in 1995, in conjunction with the imminent release of her book, Eve Arnold: In Retrospect. To...

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Silverprint Podcast Series

Back in June of last year I wrote about the death of London printer Bill Rowlinson. Now, Silverprint, one of London and the UK’s leading photo suppliers, has put a podcast on its website (hopefully the start of a series)...

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