Sallie Gardner at a Gallop (Muybridge, E. 1878)
Eadweard Muybridge created a series of the photographic moving image, that arguably are the foundations of the cinematic image.
Photo London 2017 – Somerset House – Thursday 18 May to Sunday 21 May
I visited Photo London for the first time this week. The festival is in its third year, with work-displayed museums, auction houses and galleries.
The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography From The Sir Elton John Collection
10 November – 7 May 2017
Elton John’s collection of photography is immense. Most are black and white portraits including Irvine Penns abstract images of Elton John himself.
The Psychic Lens: Surrealism and the camera
Atlas Gallery – 24 November 2016 – 28th January 2017
Twelve photographs by Man Ray and two by Bill Brandt; well to me that’s an exhibition worth investigating.
American photographer Garry Winogrand – 14 January 1928 – 19 March 1984
After a visit to New York in 2010, I found I had a greater understanding of Garry Winogrand ‘s approach to photography.
Buzz Aldrin – No Dream is Too High
Recently, at the Forum in Bath, I had the pleasure of listening to Buzz Aldrin talk about his life.