GOING UNDERGROUND IN ALDWYCH STATION

    Tuesday, 31st October 2017

    40 intrepid photographers spent the afternoon exploring the booking hall, tunnels and disused platforms of the decommissioned Aldwych Tube Station. The location provided the backdrop for two differing photo shoots directed by Olympus Ambassadors Gavin Hoey and Marcus Clackson. Splitting into two groups, half the party travelled back in time to photograph a vintage set up with model Beth and a 50’s themed set-up led by Marcus in the station booking hall.

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    GIFFORDS CIRCUS – A CLOSE ENCOUNTER WITH THE OM-D E-M1 Mark II

    Wednesday, 21st June 2017

    With temperatures peaking at over 30˚C this was always going to be a hot ticket – so it was a fortunate 60 photographers who joined our OLYMPUS experts and Ambassadors for a day of E-M1 Mark II inspired fun at Oxford University Parks with the fabulous Giffords Circus.

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    SUMMER PORTRAITS

    Friday, 22nd July 2016

    Long sunny days, trips to the country and seaside and friends and family get togethers for barbecues. On the surface, those rare days of British sunshine would seem to be ideal time to get the camera out and take photos.

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    80 AT 80

    Friday, 15th April 2016

    The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London hosted an exclusive invite only evening to celebrate John Nassari’s ’80 at 80’ exhibition. The 80 images celebrated OLYMPUS’ 80th anniversary of camera manufacturing and provided a rare glimpse inside one of London’s most celebrated 5-star hotels…

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    PAINTING WITH LIGHT WORKSHOP

    Thursday, 31st March 2016

    OLYMPUS photographer Marcus Clackson teamed up with OLYMPUS technical expert Dave Smith to host this event at the Art Bermondsey Project Space gallery.

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    ON BOARD THE SMILE TRAIN WITH R. CLEVELAND AARON

    Thursday, 25th February 2016

    ON BOARD THE SMILE TRAIN – this was the time Cleveland allocated to visit two Indian cities and document a boy’s quest to collect images to exhibit and raise money for SMILE TRAIN – a charity set up to help children born with cleft palates/lips. His images document the fine work of the SMILE TRAIN organisation in a hospital in Delhi.

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    HOW DID I GET INTO FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY? – JAY MCLAUGHLIN

    Monday, 8th February 2016

    One of the questions I get asked most often is ‘how did I get into fashion photography?’ It’s pretty simple – although not terribly exciting!

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    DESIGN MUSEUM PEN-F UK LAUNCH

    Wednesday, 27th January 2016

    The stylish design of the new Olympus PEN-F needed a suitably fitting venue for its UK debut – and found it in London’s Design Museum, the world’s leading museum devoted to contemporary design.

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    LUMIERE LONDON

    Saturday, 16th January 2016

    During the recent cold snap, 20 hardy attendees enjoyed an evening of photographic exploration and experimentation at the recent OLYMPUS ’Lumiere London’ photography event. The workshop centred around ‘binaryWaves’, an installation situated next to the Regent’s Canal in London’s Kings Cross.

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    GATSBY STRIKES BACK!

    Tuesday, 1st December 2015

    Working on the theme of “The Ages of Elegance”, we held two commercial-scale super shoots – one based on Great Gatsby-inspired opulence, the other a “Baroque and Roll” extravaganza…

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