The Not Quite Light Festival 2019 has been nominated for the City Life Award 2019. It’s a tremendous achievement that acknowledges all the hugely talented performers and speakers, and also the many people that helped stage the event.There were over 34 events, including 4 world premieres.We also staged the first ‘Pilgrimage’ that saw 14 hardy souls walk the 30 miles from the source of the River Irwell back to Salford, raising over £1500 for the Booth Centre. The Salford based […]
Over the weekend of Nov 22nd to 24th the Macclesfield Lit festival is being staged in Macclesfield, featuring writers and artists performing new work. I’m going to be doing several things for it. On the Saturday night I’ll be projecting 6 new pictures, taken specifically to illustrate new work performed by 6 writers, who are responding to visiting the town for the first time. Sunday morning I’ll also be hosting a dawn photography walk around the town. On the evening […]
I’ve added to the Galleries page, and also updated several of the existing selection of pictures. New galleries include ‘Construction’ and ‘Travel’. To see the Galleries click in the menu link.
I’ve added the project ‘We Play in Time’ to the Project section. The work, which was exhibited in June 2019 at The Weavers Factory in Uppermill in June 2019, showcasing the Dobcross Silver Band, explores themes of tradition and their transition as they persist in an evolving environment. The exhibition attracted around 2000 visitors and it was wonderful to discuss the importance of traditions in the Saddleworth area with so many people. This is the link to the page We […]
PICTURES IN NEED OF A SOUNDTRACK The work that I recently did around Gloucester in New England is now being exhibited at The Creameries in Chorlton, Manchester. LIMITED EDITION PRINTS ARE FOR SALE ONLINE – CLICK HERE The photographs being exhibited were captured during September 2018, whilst I was staying near the old American fishing port of Gloucester in New England, a town famous for being the birthplace of Birdseye frozen foods and the film Perfect Storm. The area, with […]