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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 […]

“Incidental” book project – call for participants

LIP member Sean McDonnell is organising a collaborative book project entitled “Incidental”, for which contributors will choose an image from their archive and write text following on those from a previous photographer, creating a fictional plot as the project progresses. To join in the project, email Sean with the subject line “Me too!” He will […]

Ingrid Newton feature in Square Magazine

LIP Member Ingrid Newton has work from her series ‘Strange Country’ featured in an Square Magazine, is a bilingual quarterly dedicated to the square format and publishes some really interesting photography. It is well worth a look – in the past they have featured work by Roger Ballen, Stephen Gill and Helen Sear amongst others. […]

LIP Members shortlisted for WPO Awards

Earlier this month the World Photography Organisation announced their shortlist for the 2012 Sony World Photography Awards, which aim to celebrate the best in photography from around the world, from emerging photographers and established masters alike. The 2012 competition drew more than 112,000 entries from 171 countries. Three LIP members have had their work shortlisted: […]

London Villages Project: December Update

The final months The Project will end on 29th February 2012. We have 210 registered members and of these 74 are at various levels of engagement. This is very encouraging. The next stage Preparing for publication and exhibition will come early in the new year and specs for these will be published in February. There […]