The Electric Cinema at 100 Years

The Electric Cinema on Portobello Road in West London is the UK’s oldest surviving working cinema. Opened in 1911 with the first public screening on 27th February of that year. I have been visiting the Electric Cinema since I was 12 years old (during the 70’s) when my Mother, who had a market stall on…

‘Environmental Portraits’ – ‘Ollie’

This brief was set to encourage us to seek out potential portrait subjects and to shoot them in their environment or specifically in a environment that one may have pre- designed, scoped in advance, or chosen in order to reflect the person and their gesture or expression. The clearest definition of a ‘Portrait’ we were…