The Linhof Studio Open Day and Photokina Shakedown –
October 5th 2016 at Image House Leigh on Sea Essex SS9 1BS Continue reading
Photographer Paul Sanders has scheduled a morning talk on Long Exposure at the open day and in addition , weather permitting, he will lead two small classes to the shoreline for tuition.
Please see our Timetable for information. This is a free event but demand will be high and we therefore recommend you register your interest soonest as places for the Paul Sanders talks and workshops will be limited. Continue reading
Hensel Summer 2016 Offer
The Fashion and Beauty Kit – Bring yourself up to Speed with this limited offer for the Hensel Expert D 250 Speed Kit
People, fashion, and sports photographers need fast flashes: In no other area of photography does work get done as dynamically, whether inside the studio or on location. Modern cameras allow increasingly faster picture sequences with increasingly more exposures – only good if your flash system can cope. Continue reading
Linhof Studio are the official UK importer of Harrison.
The Harrison Changing Tents are a cross platform product; originally produced for the film industry they are now used by many large format photographers. Essentially they are a packable portable darkroom, and are designed with practical, field-tested features for loading or unloading valuable film outdoors or on location. Continue reading
The Photography Show Talk: Monday 21st March 11-11.45am
What excites me about photography is taking a pictures that make the hairs on theback of my neck stand up! This is my goal, and through my talk on the linhofstudio stand, I’m going to try and show you how to get there !
Starting from how an idea that develops and changes through a session, to messing around with lighting and pushing yourself visually to end up with something that’s better than you expected.
The Photography Show Talk: Saturday 19th March 2-2.45pm
The talk is entitled ‘Travelling Light’ and has two elements: –
Firstly, I’ve watched the growing popularity of mirrorless cameras with interest for I traded in my DSLRs quite a few years ago for an Olympus OMD based system. I was an early adopter – the reduction in size and weight brought considerable benefits.
The Photgraphy Show Talk: Saturday 12 – 12.45pm, Sunday 11 – 11.45am
There is a resurgence in the ‘dark arts’. This renaissance in the use of the ‘Alternative Processes’ is fuelled by advances in digital printing technology.
I’m going to be giving a series of talks at the Photography Show on the 19th and 20th March 2016 outlining how alternative processes such as cyanotype, kallitype, argyrotype and especially Platinum printing are having their renaissance. Using a hybrid system of making contact negatives digitally and printing in the wet darkroom I’ll show how this amalgam of the new and the old can produce beautiful organic prints which will further your printing repertoire. Continue reading