The Long Lens blog: Photography with added snaps

The photography site for sore eyes. With extra writing because I'm also a writer.

Street photography, documentary photography – a guide to photographing in public places

Can anyone provide an instance of a paedophile taking photographs of children in a park? No. Yet being accused of being a paedophile is probably the biggest fear of any … Continue reading

May 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Imponderable Sound Three

Imponderable Sound Imponderable Sound is one of those fantastically impossible-to-describe pieces of art that comes along very rarely. I’ve been documenting the installation and accompanying improvised music sessions (called Bass … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Birley Residency Open Day at the Harris Museum

This bit of writing is about some images I took of some artists at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston. I’m going to explain briefly about what it … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Photography exhibition: Images from the West Bank and Jerusalem shown in Preston, Lancashire, UK

Images from my Palestinian Palestinana – available here to buy in book format and on Kindle – is being exhibited for the first time in Preston, Lancashire, UK. Images shown … Continue reading

April 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Worn – photographs from Huddersfield performance

(All photographs by John Lynch) This is me perfoming Worn, my photography lecture performance on the fetish world of buying used tights on eBay. This performance took place in Byram … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · 1 Comment

Gaia_be the Bee

GAIA_be the bee, a dance-theatre performance by Georgia Petrali’s Fysalida Dance – http://www.fysalidance.com I photographed Gaia in Heraklion, Crete (Match 7, 2017). For this performance, Gaia were: Dimitra Daskalaki, Marina … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · 1 Comment