Amateur Photographer Magazine

Amateur Photographer Magazine

Amateur Photographer magazine’s 24 March edition is a macro special.  I was pleased to be invited to write and illustrate a four-page feature on macro lighting for this issue. Articles by Ross Hoddinott, Sue Bishop and Sandra Bartocha, among others, … Continue reading

Urban Surfaces – Beneath the Looking Glass

Beneath the Looking Glass

Beneath the Looking Glass You might not consider a phone box a likely subject for photography. Phone boxes are now, for the most part, obsolete – dirty, uncared-for pieces of street furniture, a receptacle for rubbish, covered with graffiti and the … Continue reading

Artist’s Open House 2017 – Seven Dials Trail

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 Art at No.51   Colleen will be showing her work at ʻArt at No.51ʼ which is venue 10 on the Seven Dials trail 51 Montefiore Road Hove BN3 6EP Tel: 01273 770947 email montefioreno51@gmail.com Link to house: http://aoh.org.uk/house/no-51/ Open every Saturday and … Continue reading

Artistʼs Open House Exhibition 2017

BRIGHTON PAVILION, DR. BLIGHTY #3

 Artist’s Open House Exhibition 2017 Colleen will be showing her work at ʻIlana Richardson and Guestsʼ which is venue 4 on the West Hove Trail. 66 Langdale Gardens, Hove, BN3 4HH Tel: 01273 726 464 email art@ilana-richardson.com Link to house: http://www.aoh.org.uk/may-2017-festival-houses?item=1567 Open … Continue reading

Outdoor Photography Magazine

Outdoor Photography

A feature I’ve written, Quick Guide to Photographing butterflies and moths, is appearing in the latest edition (May – issue no. 127) of Outdoor Photography magazine. This magazine, along with Black + White Photography, are two that I read regularly … Continue reading

Starling Murmuration

Starling Murmuration

Starling murmuration – On Brighton and Hove seafront, from November to March around sunset, thousands of starlings flock in a mass aerial display called a murmuration. They swoop and whirl in the sky over both of the Brighton and Hove … Continue reading

Rencontres d’Arles – Urban Surfaces

Rencontres d'Arles

Rencontres d’Arles Continuing my Urban Surfaces project, the underlying theme of ‘Rencontres d’Arles’ is a temporal one with the same sense of impermanence that informed my work for the ’Tides’ exhibition. There is the same sense of people coming and going … Continue reading

Tides Exhibition – Preview

Brighton Beach Macro

1st October from 4pm to 7pm on the beach and at The Cafe De La Mer, beachfront, 124A King’s Rd, Brighton BN1 2FN – all welcome. As part of the Brighton Photo Fringe held during the Photo Biennial, I will be exhibiting … Continue reading

Tides Exhibition – Leftovers

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Brighton Photo Fringe, Tides Exhibition – Leftovers. Detritus is flung up on the pebbles by the incoming sea then taken away again as it retreats. The usual bits of seaweed, driftwood, shells, feathers, cuttlefish bones and half-eaten marine life together with … Continue reading