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Documentary photography, Inspiration, Press Photography

World Press Photo judges discuss emotion and content in winning images

World Press Photo judges discuss emotion and content in winning images

The World Press Photo was founded in Amsterdam in 1955 and has become the world’s leading and most respected press photography contest, from which the winning photographs have been composed to travel the world to more than 80 venues in 45 countries. For over 60 years the organisations has been […]

Gender issues, Inspiration, Lesbian Gay issues, Portraiture

Generic, Corporate-Styled Portraits Question Gender, Sexuality, and HIV Status

Generic, Corporate-Styled Portraits Question Gender, Sexuality, and HIV Status

French photographer Christophe Beauregard’s Le Meilleur des Mondes? is a series of portraits in collaboration with Basilade, a French association that supports people living with HIV/AIDS. Beauregard’s subjects are employees and volunteers of Basilade—gay, straight and transgender. Some are living with the disease, some are not. In attempts to question the stigmatization of […]

Art, Documentary photography, Economics, Inspiration

Failed Ambitions : Spain’s Economic Collapse

Failed Ambitions : Spain’s Economic Collapse

In this week’s issue of the New Yorker magazine, Nick Paumgarten writes about Spain’s economic collapse by way of the failure of the ambitious development project Residencial Francisco Hernando, in an area called El Quiñón, near the village of Seseña. The housing complex is now only partially occupied, and there remains a […]

Business

Pricing Your Work: Magazine Photography

Pricing Your Work: Magazine Photography

Photoshelter have added a new guide to their list of useful tools aimed to help fledging photographers. Pricing Your Work: Magazine Photography is the first in a series of guides with tips to help photographers create estimates and fee structures for their work. Get insights from Wonderful Machine’s CEO Bill […]

Projects

Community Capsule project

Community Capsule project

The Nottingham Photographer’s Hub in partnership with the Nottingham Black Archive aim to create a virtual archive documenting the contribution of Nottingham’s black servicemen to the war effort and the rebuilding of the city from 1939 to 1955. Using photographs, artefacts, and oral histories we will create a book, DVD, exhibition, […]

Events

Un-Hidden Focus

Un-Hidden Focus

The Nottingham Photographers’ Hub are hosting a unique art event showcasing the work of nine upcoming photographers from Nottingham on 18th December 2012. ‘Un-Hidden Focus’ will feature the work of people who have recently completed a 10 week photography course with the Hub. The exhibition showcases the work of: David […]

Projects

Photovoice – Look Out project

Photovoice – Look Out project

Nottingham Photographers’ Hub is working in partnership with the Photovoice charity to encourage and support young people across the UK to speak out about issues that affect them and other young people in their community.  The project is part of a national Photovoice project with Catch 22 London, FACT Liverpool, FARE Glasgow, […]

Projects

Pathway to Recovery project launched

Pathway to Recovery project launched

Funded by the Big Lottery Fund, this project aims to improve the mental health and well-being of people with mental ill health through our photography & personal development courses and volunteering activities. The project started in December 2012, and over the next three years we will be working with people […]

Events

Digital Photography for Beginners starting 26th March 2013

Digital Photography for Beginners starting 26th March 2013

This Digital Photography for Beginners course is aimed at people who own a digital camera and want to know how to use it properly.  During the 10 week course you will learn the basic camera settings, skills to develop your photography, and studio lighting. By the end of the courses […]

Events

Free Photojournalism Workshop

Free Photojournalism Workshop

Find out how to take good photographs, how to tell a news story with a photograph, and how to sell your images to the press. This workshop is part of Media Trust’s Cam360 project, which aims to get professional journalists and citizen journalists working together on crowd-sourced citizen photojournalism. The […]

Mental Health

I Don’t Know

I Don’t Know

Artist Muhammad Samir Shahid is launching his first solo exhibition at the Hub next week. The work includes paintings, photographs and 3-d installations. “I don’t know” is showing from Wednesday 19th September until Sunday 23rd September from 10am to 5pm. To find out more call 07586534828 or email sashattack1986@hotmail.com   […]

Art

The Space Between

The Space Between

“In my work as a psychotherapist I have come to appreciate the importance of the space between the therapist and the other person, where the dynamics of the therapy relationship come into play. As a photographer I try to explore a similar space co-created in my encounters with the people, […]