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.

Category Archives: documentary

IndieFlix and supporting documentary filmmaking

The hardest part of documentary photography is getting your work seen. I’ve written before about how some of the world’s documentary photographers struggle to get their award-winning published. There simply … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Marlboro Nights, Come To Where The Smoking Was (looking back at the ban on smoking in public)

My six-week exhibition at The Continetal in Preston has just come to an end. Marlboro Nights the exhibition marked the fifth anniversary of the ban on smoking in public in … Continue reading

August 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Royal Wedding street party in Whalley, Lancashire

April 29, 2011 – the Royal Wedding. It was a Bank Holiday across Britain. We had street parties to celebrate. Thes two featured here where held in the Ribble Valley … Continue reading

May 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

Phonar open University

It’s education with a difference. The third-year degree course, held at Coventry University in the United Kingdom, has eleven students in its class. But it’s the Photography and Narrative module … Continue reading

January 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Merry Christmas! cards images

These quite wonderful* images document Christmas in modern-day Britain. They have been published as a limited-edition set of 12 cards to promote photography. The idea is that the product (cards) … Continue reading

October 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Merry Christmas! cards images

October 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Merry Christmas! Cards for sale

If you ever wanted to know what Christmas looks like in Great Britain, then these are for you. My Merry Christmas! cards have now been printed, delivered and are now … Continue reading

October 22, 2010 · Leave a comment