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Laura El-Tantawy: The Freeman Interview

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Laura El-Tanatawy Interviewed by Michael Freeman Freeman Interviews with big names in photography will be published here regularly; sign-up for our newsletter to be the first to know. Laura El-Tantawy was born in Worcestershire, England and grew up between Cairo, Egypt…

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Romano Cagnoni: The Freeman Interview

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Romano Cagnoni The Freeman Interview Born in Tuscany, Romano Cagnoni is one of the world’s great photographers in the reportage tradition, with a long succession of significant work that includes Biafra, Vietnam (the first photographer admitted into North Vietnam), Cambodia,…

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Eight elements to visualise when composing your shot

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Visualising how you want your photos to look is usually your first and most important step when taking them. Deciding on the story that you want to tell, and how you want to tell it, is something that you’ll start…

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Capitalising on the unexpected at a photoshoot

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Sometimes, your test shoot works out better than the one you actually planned for. This is what happened when Miss Aniela tried out the concept for Riding the Rug. The idea was to shoot a levitation portrait with the subject…

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