Tiny digital still cameras to tackle crime

Miniature digital still cameras are being used to monitor troublespots and gather evidence of criminal and antisocial behaviour on council estates in Camden, north London.

Funding for NMPFT’s London venue remains unclear

Funding for NMPFT’s London venue remains unclear

The National Museum of Photography, Film and Television (NMPFT) still plans to open a permanent exhibition space in London. However, a year after it first discussed the move the museum has still not decided on a venue or released details…

Demand for 35mm print film drops 46%

Demand for 35mm print film drops 46%

Exports of 35mm colour print film from Japan fell 46.8% in November 2005 compared to the same month the previous year according to trade figures just out.

A whale of a photo opportunity

A whale of a photo opportunity

If you happen to be in central London this afternoon then you may be in with a chance of photographing a whale which has been spotted in the River Thames. The mammal - believed to be a 5m long northern…

Zeiss confirms lenses for Nikon SLRs

Legendary lens maker Carl Zeiss has confirmed that it will launch two Nikon F-mount interchangeable lenses designed to be compatible with Nikon’s film and digital SLRs.

Photographer in 300ft death plunge

Police are investigating how an elderly man fell 300ft to his death from the Shell Tower in central London while taking pictures from the public viewing gallery. Picture credit: www.freefoto.com

Camera club man saves historic show

A quick-thinking member of Harrow Camera Club has stepped in to ensure that the historic London Salon will not be deprived of an exhibition venue this year.

No show for Canon at Focus

No show for Canon at Focus

For the first time Canon - one of the biggest names in photography - will not be represented at the annual Focus on Imaging show in Birmingham.