Archive for March, 2010

Photography: Are Photo-shopped Images Legitimate?

Monday, March 29th, 2010

The average punter, when they see a striking image, exclaims: “Oh it’s been Photo-shopped!” And they do so in such a disparaging way that infers that anyone can take a file from their digital compact, load it into their preferred editing program, and come out with a masterpiece.

Photography: More Rumination On The Forthcoming Exhibition

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

Most images appearing on S.J.M. Bray’s website are rendered specially for the web. Their full sized equivillents are very different in terms of graininess, texture and sharpness.

Photography: Pete Ashton at Moseley Art Market

Saturday, March 27th, 2010

Networking with others in your chosen profession is always thought provoking and usually helpful Recently S.J.M. Bray met with Birmingham based photographer Pete Ashton whose images are refreshing and seem ultra low thech. But are they?

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