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We are proud to support  Charlie Waite's latest exhibition

 

Silent Exchange: the Landscape Photography of Charlie Waite

 

 

Silent Exchange is an exhibition of award-winning photography by one of the world’s most celebrated landscape photographers, Charlie Waite. Bringing together his most important landscapes to date as well as new works, Silent Exchange showcases Waite’s personal response to beauty, in an exhibition of over 50 images all printed of Fotospeed Platinum Etching 285 which spans a lifetime at the forefront of landscape photography. Waite’s photographs aim to encourage an emotional response from the viewer based on the silent exchange between viewer and landscape.

 

 

Charlie Waite has had a number of highly acclaimed one man shows throughout his career including the Goldstrom Gallery on Broadway, New York in 2001, Hope at the OXO Gallery, London in 2002 and Earthscapes at The Centre for Photographic Art in Carmel, California in 1999.

 

He has published 28 books on photography and held over 30 solo exhibitions across Europe, the USA, Japan and Australia.

 

Charlie Waite is the recipient of numerous awards including the prestigious Honorary Fellowship to the British Institute of Professional Photographers as well as Amateur Photography’s Power of Photography Award and is frequently invited all over the world to give lectures on landscape photography. Waite started the annual Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards, which he set up to encourage the British to use their camera to engage more closely with their environments whether urban or rural and in 2013, he also launched Landscape Photographer of the Year in the USA.

 

CLICK HERE to check it out this June

 

CLICK HERE to try the paper Charlie himself uses

 

 

Fotospeed Panoramic Range is given the 5 STAR treatment

 

 

 

It gives us great pleasure to announce our Panoramic Range has been given the prestigious  5 STAR Award by Amateur Photographer.

 

CLICK HERE to read the full review.

 

CLICK HERE to try it for yourself

 

 
 

Show 2014

Saturday 31st May

10am - 6pm

Quote from Cambrian:

 

"Everything is falling in to place nicely ready for our biggest show ever. It's so big we are having to use Theatr Colwyn for our seminars as we have two very talented photographers joining us.

 

We will have a wide range of exhibitors to cater for everyone from professionals to amateurs, with some new additions never before seen at our show, such as Tascam, PhotoMadd, Think Tank to name just a few.

 

We hope to see you at the show for another great year."

 


We will have special offers on throughout the day and look forward to seeing you there.

 

 

The Year of the Print Exhibition Video!

The Year of the Print Exhibition Video!

 

A message from Charlie Waite:
 

"Thankyou to all of you who exhibited your marvellous images at the Year of the print exhibition at the Mall Galleries.


Positive comments were too numerous to mention them all here but we could not resist including these below."

 

"Thank you for organising this weeks exhibition, it has challenged me, inspired me and has helped to give me direction"

 

"This for me has been an extraordinary, truly fine, photographic exhibition - the best I've ever seen"

 

"Very much enjoyed the exhibition  -great prints - inspirational"

 

"A most illuminating, mind-expanding show!"

 

I very much hope that you enjoyed the experience of exhibiting and I know alot of you are very excited about the possibility of exhibiting next year.
We will keep you posted in the hope that this may indeed  be possible.


Meanwhile, I very much hope that you will enjoy the video of the preview night which we think is rather fun...

 

http://vimeo.com/90745758


Very many thanks and all good wishes


Charlie


 

 

Light and Land - Year of the Print

In association with Fotospeed and Outdoor Photographer

 

The Mall Galleries - London

 

After months of printing and framing by John Herlinger, (MD of Fotospeed and The Fine Art Print Room) he could finally breathe a sigh of relief. The Mall Galleries are currently a stunning sight to behold with some 450 prints hung between 9am and 3pm on Sunday 23rd March. The likes of Joe Cornish and Charlie Waite have their works on show amongst around 70 Light and Land members.

 

Charlie has declared it "perhaps the finest photographic exhibition of 2014."

 

After speaking with several members of the audience last night, they were simply blown away by the quality and expanse of the work. John Herlinger will be at the Mall Galleries on the 24th and 25th March answering questions on printing, framing and different inkjet papers to use.

 

If you have a passion for photography and can get across to The Mall Galleries we urge you to.

It is open between 24th March - 30th March and it is free to all.

 

CLICK HERE for more info.

 

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SWPP "Professional Inkjet Paper of the Year"

PF Lustre 270

 

It gives us great pleasure to announce that our PF Lustre has been awarded as "SWPP Professional Inkjet paper of the year 2013."

Our most popular product picked up this prestigious award for the second time..

 

"A big thanks to all those that use our papers and voted for us, without you we wouldn't have won such a great accolade."

 

If you would like to try it yourself CLICK HERE