Off Centre photo festival – looking back

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That’s All Folks!

That was the message on the Instagram feed of the Off Centre festival yesterday. All is done and the festival finished.

So, how was the first year?

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Quote of the week – Ansel Adams

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Ansel Adams
Portrait of Ansel Adams by J. Malcolm Greany. Image via Wikimedia Commons.

There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept. – Ansel Adams

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Quote of the week – Sebastiao Salgado

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I work on stories rather than individual pictures.

Sebastiao Salgado

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Quote of the week – Galen Rowell

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National Geographic Picture of Galen Rowell standing on the Chang Tang Plateau of Tibet
Picture of Galen Rowell standing on the Chang Tang Plateau of Tibet

I almost never set out to photograph a landscape, nor do I think of my camera as a means of recording a mountain or an animal unless I absolutely need a ‘record shot’.

My first thought is always of light. 

Galen Rowell

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Quote of the week – Ansel Adams

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Ansel Adams
Portrait of Ansel Adams by J. Malcolm Greany. Image via Wikimedia Commons.
Quote of the week

Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer – and often the supreme disappointment. 

Ansel Adams

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Quote of the week – Robert Frank

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Robert Frank
Robert Frank

“There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.”

Robert Frank

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An evening with John Blakemore

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An evening with John Blakemore

An evening with John Blakemore was organized by Photo Parlour and Real creative futures.  This talk was something not to be missed and I was looking forward to it very much.

Last photo talk I attended was probably this one. And that was long long time ago…

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Art Exhibition at The Chapel Gallery

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Art Exhibition at The Chapel Gallery

I am pleased to announce that the Nottingham Vision Collective has been invited to exhibit some of their work at the Chapel Gallery @ Ruddington Framework Knitters Museum from this Friday 6 – 19-th October 2017 (more…)

The Photography Show 2015

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Every year The Photography Show is a “Must” for all photographers. Even I did not want to buy a thing, I was really looking forward to this year’s show. Once headliners had been announced, I knew who I want to see. Master Michael Kenna was announced as a speaker at Super stage on Sunday. Together with my friend Miro we booked the tickets and I get Michael’s book ready to take with me.

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An evening with David Noton

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David Noton

It is tradition now. Every year Nottingham and Notts photographic society is organising photo talks with masters of photography. This year I had a chance to see David Noton. David is one of the best British/World landscape and travel photographers.

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