This weekend was the Lambeth Country Show hosted in Brockwell park. Photofusion hosted a cyanotype workshop free to children and young people, however most of the adults wanted a go to! Silverprint who sell all photographic related equipment, books, digital and analogue were generous in supporting our workshop by donating Solar paper. The workshop consisted of using the solar paper to create your own cyanotpye image. The Solar paper works by placing objects on top of the paper, exposing it in sun light for 5-10 minutes on a sunny day. If it is cloudy then give it 15-20 minutes exposure Read More...

Continuing with our regular updates on photography exhibitions not to miss out on in London this summer… Read More...

Are you an aspiring shutterbug with an eye for a striking black and white image? Do you feel driven to capture life in all its majesty, horror, irony and beauty? Would you like to be the next Sebastião Salgado? If this sounds like you then we want you to share your images with us to help celebrate the release of The Salt of the Earth on 17 July, an Oscar-nominated documentary by Wim Wenders about Salgado’s breathtaking work and inspirational life. All you need to do is upload your Salgado-inspired images to Instagram using ‪#‎SalgadoGram‬ and your picture will be Read More...

Inspired by the Science Museum’s exhibition, ‘Revelations: Experiments in Photography’ Photofusion has invited photographers to send in one photograph made using experimental photographic techniques or alternative processes. If you’d like to submit and image, click here for more information. Claudette Chin-Jones Ben Bird Through the process of applying different techniques to alter the surface of Polaroid film, this work bring to the forefront the physical nature of photographic surface, together with its inherent fragility. The sheets of instant film have been modified in ways that ordinarily have no place in photographic processes, by using instruments, heat, bleach and other methods. Read More...

Panel Discussion: Through The Lens , Caribbean Women , A Re-Introduction Thursday 9 July, 19:00 Free for Members (non-members: £5.00) For booking, please complete the form at the bottom of this webpage. Photofusion are pleased to be working with ChantiMedia again for another panel discussion. This discussion will feature AJ Silistre, Lizzy Brown, Fiona Compton and Sherion Mullings will be held here at the Photofusion Photofusion Gallery. The Panel AJ Silistrie AJ Silistrie was born in 1975, in Nancy, France. The narrative of this French-Guadeloupean visual artist, who resides and works in London, compels you to embark on an introspective Read More...

In 2012 Corrie Wingate (NCM participant) set off to Kenya to run a participatory photography project with a bunch of kids at ANIDAN, a children’s shelter on Lamu island. The results from the workshops were quite extraordinary and prompted a discussion about providing a creative education to the children on Lamu island.  One year later a dedicated art centre was built on site at ANIDAN and has since been providing an arts education for around 200 children. One full time art teacher is employed and several local artists teach at weekends.  In 2014 a grant was awarded by The African Read More...

International Men’s Health Week is recognised globally from 15 – 21 June. Photographer and Photofusion Member Richard Pilnick has been photographing male yoga practitioners with a view to deepen the understanding of Body & Mind. With the ever changing roles we play within society, it’s more important than ever to find synergy in our lives. Through the practice of Yoga we can find peace in the mind, through movement & breathing meditation helping to silence the internal chatter. To see more of Richard Pilnick’s work:  http://www.richardpilnick.com Read More...

Day out for Photofusion member CJ Everard; 07.30  EasyJet from Gatwick to Madrid for a packed day of events in Madrid. First stop, Ivory Press the best book shop in Madrid and the opportunity to present my first photographer’s book to Valerie Maasburg and Maria Anaya. They loved it, they bought it! Thank you Valerie and Maria. I am very proud to have my book presented in Ivory Press. Next stop, La Fabrica bookshop on Alameda. Elvira Martin, the manager needed a delivery of my book as it had been short listed for Best Photography Book of the Year at Read More...

Call to photographers to send an image for the gallery website Win a Prize: 1 year free Membership (new or continuation) given to a selected photograph New courses in alternative processes The Science Museum is currently showing an exhibition called “Revelations: Experiments in Photography” until 13 September. Inspired by the exhibition, Photofusion is inviting photographers to send in one photograph made using experimental photographic techniques or alternative processes. We’ll then put them on our gallery website with your name and small caption information about the processes used. To send in an image, please follow these instructions: – Image format: Jpeg, Read More...

Photo London will be a major international photography event that will take place at Somerset House, in the heart of London, from 21-24 May 2015. Read More...