Opening the archive

Back in the last century, when St Petersburg was still called Leningrad/Petragrad and mobile phones were still a dream, the OCA commissioned a hugely expensive nine hour series of videos on Art History. These videos were sent to students who…

Going freelance

I haven’t been freelancing for that long, just over a decade. But when I reflect on the fact that my first UK sales were a bunch of 35mm slides sent to my client by Royal Mail I do feel I…

Prix Pictet

About two weeks ago the jury for the Prix Pictet announced their shortlist. This prize for photography related to sustainability issues is now in its third year and the theme this time round is ‘growth’. The organisers sum it up…