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ILFORD Photo and guests blog about all things film photography and darkroom related


October 2016

Friday favourites: Halloween

With #Halloween approaching we asked to see your spooky images. Continue reading “Friday favourites: Halloween”

Dreams can come true by Craig Fleming

Portrait of Craig FlemmingProfessional photographer for over ten years, I now specialize in fashion and portraiture. Being based in the North I tend to do a lot of E-commerce work for fashion companies. Portraiture is my first love however and I do quite a bit of theatre work which has given me a chance to work with various personalities of the acting world including Richard Wilson, James Norton, and Simon Callow.

I’ve also written for a few photography magazines over the years mainly Photography monthly, Turning Pro and Professional Photographer in which I had my own column. A selection of my work is featured on the Vogue Italia website as well as Art+Commerce in New York. I’m at my happiest behind my RZ67 with a few packs of FP4 in my bag. Continue reading “Dreams can come true by Craig Fleming”

Friday favourites: Portraits

You really are a talented bunch. We have been overwhelmed with the quality of portraits sent in this week. The ones that we have selected for this weeks #ilfordfridayfavourites all had something about them that brought us back for a second look Continue reading “Friday favourites: Portraits”

Friday favourites: Landscapes

We thought we were in for a treat when we set this week’s theme and you didn’t disappoint Continue reading “Friday favourites: Landscapes”

Educating the next generation by Joanne Gennard

Headshot of Joanne Gennard with medium format cameraI’ve recently started working as a lecturer on BTEC and HND photography courses at Swindon College, a job which I’m enjoying immensely.  Teaching was something I’d never considered before, not until I started helping friends who were studying on the same BA Photography course as me.  I enjoyed helping them but most of all I enjoyed seeing them understand and use the skills that I’d shown them.

Continue reading “Educating the next generation by Joanne Gennard”

Friday Favourites: Darkroom prints

It was fantastic to see so many darkroom prints put forward for this weeks #ilfordfridayfavourites.

There were so many great ones it was tough to pick our favourite few, but we whittled them down and these are our favourites Continue reading “Friday Favourites: Darkroom prints”

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