The Long Lens blog: Photography with added snaps, art and culture

The photography site for sore eyes. Featuring: Art, photography, performance and theatre. With extra writing because I'm also a writer.

Monthly Archives: September, 2016

PREVIEW: Emergency at Z Arts (Manchester) Oct 1 2016

Twenty-nine performances take place at one venue in Manchester tomorrow (Oct 1, 2016). Yes, 29. Yes, performances. This is Emergency. When I say performances, I’m talking about everything from theatre-style … Continue reading

September 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lancashire Encounter 2016

Lancashire Encounter, a performance, arts and family festival, took place between Septemner 23 and 25, 2016. Here are some photos from it. Here is a list of the performers photographed … Continue reading

September 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Preston festivals

As Lancashire Encounter festival approaches this weekend (Sept 23-25, 2016) it’s worth remembering thas, as far as public festivals and processions go, this unfashionable northern town is better than most. … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · Leave a comment