The Long Lens blog: Photography with added snaps

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

Harris Open exhibition, Harris Museum, Preston

Photos from the installation week (that means when they were still setting it up). Big thanks to these people for letting me photograph them: Lawrence, Siddique and Andy the workman!

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Preston Market’s new tables: Noooooooooooooooo!

[Very long blog. Only for passionate Preston people] The tables. (This weird blog post is about the tablesĀ  used on Preston Market and how I am against them being replaced … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · 2 Comments

Divergency performance festival at Z-Arts, Manchester

Divergency (Oct 6, 2016) Like Emergency, this event was organised put on by the same Word of Warning people, with the additional help of STUN. It took place just days … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

No Place Like Home by Kerry Wilkinson

Crime doesn’t stop for Christmas. Nor does reading. I got very wet taking this photograph of Manchester’s Christmas markets. It was a commission for the Pan Macmillan-published book No Place … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Emergency live-art event at Z-Arts, Manchester

I took these images at Emergency, a day long live art performance event (Oct 1, 2016). The seventeenth version of this free day-long festival was held at Z-Arts in Hulme, … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cotton and Steel: The Industrial Paintings of Kevin Haynes and Dave Watson exhibition opening

I photographed the opening of Cotton and Steel: The Industrial Paintings of Kevin Haynes and Dave Watson at Salford Museum and Art Gallery on July 9, 2016. Here are the … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

OPENING: David Watson’s Steel, Flesh and Bone exhibition at Woodhorn Museum, Ashington

  C0-curator Mark Parham

December 13, 2016 · Leave a comment