The future of creative demarcation

https://www.theringer.com/

An interesting piece on the future of film making that is irrevocably linked to photography, especially documentary photography and its raison d'être of ‘being there’.

“The gap is definitely closing,” Gerstenberger says, adding, “The quality’s there, and it becomes much more about the story that’s being told and the knowledge and experience of the filmmaker and the team, rather than the camera or the tool.” In other words, we’ll know that smartphone films have reached their most mature form when they aren’t a story at all.

Photography and filming assignment for Bouygues UK and FIS Products Ltd

Filming today…it is primarily a short film case study for the Mount Pleasant residential development in London, formerly part of the Royal Mail sorting office. The film included stills as well as short interview testimonials in locations around the site in East London, we got lucky with the weather, barmy!

Beanz Meanz Heinz

A thoroughly enjoyable little editorial for Hallmark Care Homes on the creator of the Beanz Meanz Heinz slogan, Maurice Drake, who penned it in a Camden pub over 35 years ago.

Dulwich Picture Gallery-School Takeover

The Annual School Takeover at Dulwich Picture Gallery, shot over four days of organised mayhem. The kids take over the gallery space to present classes in printing, while in the gallery they tell stories and take members of the public around the space.

The Sardine Stunt for Instinctif Partners and London First

David Leam, London First’s infrastructure director responded to this and said:

“There is simply not enough room on our railways for the millions of people who rely on a train for their daily commute. Next month’s engineering works at Waterloo will provide a short term fix but it risks being only a sticking plaster. The government must plan for the long term and deliver on projects like Crossrail 2, otherwise we face further delays, station closures and, for commuters lucky enough to get onto a train, they’ll be crammed in like sardines.”

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Hallmark Care Home Woking

Love was in the air at Alexandra Grange Care Home in Woking, and everyone was fair game it seemed after having my derrière spanked twice.

First shoot of the year...

Tesco has announced zero sugar, low calorie drinks range, Revolution Waves, will sit on the shelves in 32 Tesco stores across Yorkshire. The water supplier is donating 10p per bottle sold to NHS charities across the region. 

The Yorkshire business was founded in 2015 by childhood friends Dan Norton, Charlie Simpson-Daniel and Phil Raikes who all share the same passion for sport being ex and current international athletes. The business partners have a plethora of sporting achievements between them with Dan holding the title of England Sevens star winger and silver medallist in the Rio Olympics; Charlie was also a member of the England Sevens Squad in 2010 whilst Phil played international cricket as a schoolboy.