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Nevermind Watchdown: S1E8, or I Worked with Adam Ant

Ah, of course, we’ve hit one with the ridiculously strange character known as Adam Ant. Man, I dunno what he’s gonna do to NMTB, but I’m a bit excited. 481 more words

Mark Lamarr Era

Social documentary research: the early years - Britain

Britain has a long-standing tradition of populist image-making since Hogarth. We see this in the work of David Octavius Hill (1802-70) and Robert Adamson (1821-48) documenting ordinary folk in fishing villages, within just a few years of the invention of photography. 1,238 more words

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Exhibition: China – Through the Lens of John Thomson

Exhibition dates: 19 September 2015 – 14 February 2016

In the second half of the nineteenth century, Scottish photographer and travel writer John Thomson took four journeys across China. 97 more words


Sutton Brothers Store

Built: 1874-1875
Address: 21 George Street, Port Chalmers
Architects: Mason & Wales
Builders: Lambeth & Findlay, Kent & Brown

When I’m in Port Chalmers I often admire the distinctive Tiger tea, ‘It’s so good it goes further’, advertising on the front of this building. 637 more words


In pictures: Everyday life in China and Hong Kong, 1868-1872【Photos】

Scottish travel writer and photographer John Thomson was one of the first western photographers to travel to the Far East. In the latter half of the nineteenth century, he travelled extensively in China, recording what he saw for posterity. 418 more words


Revised assignment 3

Photography L2: Documentary: Assignment 3 (Revised following tutor’s comments)

Brief: Produce a photo story of 10 images that, as a set, tells a story and conveys a narrative. 4,124 more words


John Thomson un reformador social

The Crawlers, 1977, From ‘Street Life inLondon’

“Algunosde estos Crawlers (ndr : to
crawl/ramper, son llamados así ya que tienen que arrastrarse en las calles… 832 more words

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