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Photo Credit: Cartridgesave.co.uk, Print what matters, A day in the Life: Liverpool

Photo Gallery: A Day in the Life – Liverpool

November 12, 2018 No Comments

A day in the life of Liverpool has been captured in a 24-hour social experiment that saw more than 50 professional and amateur Liverpool-based photographers take to the streets on Saturday 20 October.

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Mick Jagger; Jerry Hall by Norman Parkinson, July 81 © Norman Parkinson Iconic Images (detail)

Photo Gallery: Exposed – The Naked Portrait, an exhibition jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery

October 15, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Exposed – The Naked Portrait, an exhibition jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery

A new exhibition of unclothed portraits, jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and Newcastle-upon-Tyne’s Laing Art Gallery, invites questions about identity and gender, the real and ideal.

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John Bolleton Nothing To See Here

Photo Gallery: Photo North Festival, Harrogate

October 15, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Photo North Festival, Harrogate

Some of the world’s top photographers will come to the North from November 9-11 to present their works through an exciting range of interactive events in the first international festival of its kind, Photo North.

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Manchester Pride 2018, Drew Wilby

Welcome to the Circus: Manchester Pride 2018

September 3, 2018 Comments Off on Welcome to the Circus: Manchester Pride 2018

The Manchester Pride Parade is one of The Big Weekend‘s most highly anticipated events – not to mention the highlight of the August Bank Holiday – where supporters turn up in droves to celebrate and support the city’s LGBT+ community.

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Main image: Tyne Bridge, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

Photo Gallery: A History of the North in 100 Archives, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.

August 20, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: A History of the North in 100 Archives, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.

A History of the North in 100 Archives is an online project intended to showcase and celebrate the rich and varied history of the North and is being launched as part of Great Exhibition of the North, June 22 – September 9, 2018. 

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Newcastle ginnel by Lee Stoneman

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

August 13, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty, jetty and our new favourite…a weind.

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John Payne, aged 12, with friends and his pigeon Chequer. From the Free Photographic Omnibus. Portsmouth, Friday 26 April 1974.

Photo Gallery: Modern Nature: British Photographs from the Hyman Collection, The Hepworth, Wakefield

July 9, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Modern Nature: British Photographs from the Hyman Collection, The Hepworth, Wakefield

For the first time in human history, more people are living in urban environments than in the countryside, yet the impulse to seek out nature remains as strong as ever. This new exhibition of photographs – by leading British photographers such as Shirley Baker, Bill Brandt, Anna Fox, Chris Killip, Peter Mitchell, Martin Parr and Tony Ray-Jones – explores our evolving relationship with the natural world and how this shapes individuals and communities.

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“Morrissey chose it. Morrissey chose everything.” Northern Soul talks to photographer Stephen Wright

July 4, 2018 Comments Off on “Morrissey chose it. Morrissey chose everything.” Northern Soul talks to photographer Stephen Wright

Neither of us intend it, I’m sure, but our conversation circles back time and again to a once-forgotten corner of Ordsall on a bitter December day in 1985.

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Bilbao ginnel by Phil Pearson1

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

July 2, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty, jetty and our new favourite…a weind.

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Manchester Together May 2018 image by Chris Payne

Photo Gallery: Manchester Together with One Voice, Albert Square

May 25, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Manchester Together with One Voice, Albert Square

Our Head Photographer Chris Payne was at the Manchester Together concert in Manchester’s Albert Square this week.

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