Date Archives February 2011

Blind Photographer Pete Eckert

[vimeo 14179548 nolink] This Vimeo video of Blind Photographer Pete Eckert has been gaining a lot of attention the past week or so, recommend having a look if you haven’t seen it yet. From the Artists Wanted website: “Pete was the Grand Prize recipient of Artists Wanted: Exposure 2008, an international photography competition, and was… Read More

Prokudin-Gorskii Collection

Thanks to Michael Shevloff’s father for forwarding on more details and presentation of colour images by the great Russian Photographer Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii from the early 1900’s documenting the Russian Empire. These are stunning colour images from over 100 years ago! The 5.8MB file is available for download. The US Library of Congress purchased the original glass… Read More

Vice Chairman’s Christmas Competition 2011

As is usual, we give lots of notice about our special End of Year Christmas Competition. Our Vice Chairman for 2011, Jeff Mein Smith, has set this years theme: Photography with a Conscience/Purpose Some of the most memorable photos ever have made poignant comments on or records of the human condition. While it won’t be… Read More