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Category Archives: preston

An interview with Garry Cook

An interview I did Critically-reclaimed photographer Garry Cook is about to step into the unknown with his most superlative project to date. His reward-winning show is a ground-breaking theatre-based cross-platform … Continue reading

July 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Photographing Fags, Freaks and Fighting by Garry Cook

This is the press release for Photographing Fags, Freaks and Fighting: Press release Unique live-art performance photography show June 29, 2015 A photojournalist is bringing photography into the theatre in … Continue reading

July 6, 2015 · 1 Comment

Flyers for Photographing Fags, Freaks and Fighting.

These are some of the versions of flyers I’ve designed for my photography performance event at Preston Tringe on Aug 2, 2015.

June 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Here are some images of Preston. They are taken from my photography performance Central Lancashire Homesick Blues. This was performed twice as part of Cultural Collectives at the New Continental … Continue reading

June 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Derelict Sites: Performances in Unusual Spaces (Preston, April 2015)

Here are some photos I took at Derelict Live in Preston (april 2015). Artists’ work featured (in order) are: Greg Wohead (Clarissa Corfe taking part) Lowri Evans Search Party Drunken … Continue reading

May 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Make Preston Iconic

If you want to do make Preston iconic there is only one place to start: Preston Bus Station. This Brutalist masterpiece is the only genuinely unique architectural monument in the … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Portrait session supporting Blackout Film Project

I’ve donated a free portrait session to the Blackout Film Project. They are rasing mioney to make a rather unique film in Preston, Lancashire, UK. You can follow them on … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment