Archive for 2012

Annual General Meeting and Social Evening

AGM We’ll start the evening with reports from the usual suspects. Then after an opportunity for you to ply the committee with any questions, we’ll go through the rest of the Agenda and vote for the new officers and committee members. Then it’s straight on to the social part of the evening. We need to […]

Independent Photography Loses a Friend

Barney Gibbens was an Honorary Member of LIP and supported us in many ways almost from our beginning. When he died earlier this year we featured an acknowledgement on this website of his generosity towards LIP and also a little of his broader contribution to photography. It was very much in the modest nature of […]

Urban Photo Fest underway

Urban Photo Fest is a festival of events taking place with international contributors and partners throughout London involving photographers, artists, filmmakers, urban researchers and anyone with an interest in the representation and evocation of urban life. Festival events are taking place from 4th to 13th of October at a multitude of venues across London. London […]

Holly Revell’s ‘DARKROOM’ Photo-Booth Workshop

This event features an artist’s talk by Holly, followed by individual mini photo-shoots and a social. Participants will learn about the artist’s unique style of photo booth and then create their own individual or group images in Holly’s ‘DARKROOM Picture Parlour’. The ticket price includes the talk, a mini photo-shoot, a small print and a […]

London Villages Project book – online orders now available

A number of LIP members have been engaged in a year-long project interpreting their idea of a London Village. To coincide with two exhibitions, a book of the Project was released, and is now available for purchase: unique collection of excellent photographic work that features photographs by 62 London Independent Photography members, and some short […]

Barney Gibbens OBE, FRSA 1935-2012

Barney Gibbens was a supporter of LIP from its beginning and its first Honorary member. Sadly he passed away on 4th June 2012. Barney, an outstanding professional IT company leader, was an enthusiastic and talented amateur photographer. When LIP began 25 years ago it counted itself lucky to have such a notable person taking an […]