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Noorderlicht | House of Photography : Shahidul Alam A Struggle for Democracy

Noorderlicht | House of Photography exhibits work of Shahidul Alam (1955), an internationally recognized and award-winning photographer, human rights activist and digital pioneer from Bangladesh. He has previously exhibited at Noorderlicht, as have many of his students of the influential Pathshala School.

On August 6th, Shahidul was charged and imprisoned in his country under Section 57 of the Information and Communication Technology Act, after giving an interview to Al Jazeera on the current wave of student protests in Bangladesh. Section 57 carries a minimum sentence of 7 years and a maximum of 14 years in jail. Noorderlicht | House of Photography shows Shahiduls work in the gallery as part of the international campaign #FreeShahidulAlam for his immediate and unconditional release.

Shahidul founded some of the most influential photography organisations in Asia including Drik Multimedia Agency, Pathshala School of Photography and Chobi Mela International Photography Festival. Among many accolades, Shahidul is Honorary Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society and visiting...
 

Meet BRANSCH EUROPE at UPDATE18 BERLIN, 19th October 2018

BRANSCH IS AN INTERNATIONAL PHOTO, FILM AND PRODUCTION COMPANY that represents the best visual artists around the globe. With individual and unique modes of artistic expression, there is a BRANSCH artist for every job, large or small, in every industry. In addition to high levels of artistry, each BRANSCH artist also possesses the utmost in technical skill. Clients can rest easy knowing that their shoot is in the hands of a seasoned, expressive artist who can collaborate with their ideas to bring dynamic, fantastic ideas to life, in any media desired. www.bransch.net

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7 MOUNTAINS IN CHAMONIX MONT BLANC

Chamonix, one of those rare locations where the season is always winter…at least on film. With snow capped Alps, tall trees, brilliant light and chalets aplenty, even during the summer months the right locations can look crisp and cosy. The Mont Blanc is truly a year-round winter destination for photo & video productions, ideal for both Sports and Fashion clients.
7 Mountains is the vertically-astute arm of the 7 Seas team. Mountain devotee, ski instructor and local resident, Camille Jourdan leads the crew who are all passionate adventurists and professional producers. They secure a tight grip on locations, equipment and safety making anything possible on the Alps.
Who has been to the top with 7 Mountains? A few big name retailers including NET-A-PORTER, Primark, Monsoon and CONLEYS.
 

' Appleby Horse Fair' by Benedikt Frank c/o SHOTVIEW

Born and raised in Munich, Benedikt Frank previously worked as a window decorator and painter on construction sites. After shortly moving to London, he began assisting some of the most influential photographers travelling around Europe, America and Asia. During a trip around the suburbs of some of the biggest metropolis in 2012, he had an epiphany moment which sparked his love for analog photography. Benedikt is fuelled by the beauty of nature, people and life. Specialising in narrative photography, he seeks to capture authentic and raw moments. He has an eagerness to experiment with analog, working with a range of film cameras from 4x5, 6x7, 6x

Benedikt Frank in the following series, abandons his blue chip clientele and trades it for the Appleby Horse Fair, located in Appleby-in-Westmorland in Cumbria, England. It is one of the biggest gypsy and traveller gatherings in Europe. The fair is mainly about trading and selling horses, but also a way to show off wealth or income.The Traveller community is very special, characterized by traditional values of macho masculinity and...
 

We hope to see you at our GoSeeSHOP booth at UPDATE!8BERLIN - introducing beautiful artwork by photographer CHRISTINA SANDROCK

Christina Sandrock is a Berlin based fashion- and underwater photographer. She studied photography at Lette-Verein Berlin abd works as a freelance photographer since 2008. Meet her at our GoSee SHOP booth at UPDATE !8BERLIN. If you cannot wait - buy her artwork in her brandnew GoSeeSHOP ..christina-sandrock//shop
 

SCOUTING FOR SS19 LOCATIONS? COME TO CUBA WITH 7 SEAS

While temperatures in Europe are cooling down, Cuba is still sunny one day and perfect the next. This is an ideal time to head south and capitalize on the good weather and great production conditions. The pristine beaches of Cayo Coco along the central-Northern coastline of Cuba are particularly enticing. The archipelago here is protected by 400KMs of coral making for year-round calm waters perfect for diving, snorkeling and shooting fashion campaigns of course.
Thinking of where to shoot your spring summer 19 campaigns and editorials? Consider Cayo Coco and call the team at 7 Seas for a quote.