Jessops latest: Second-hand service to end by ‘summer’

Jessops latest: Second-hand service to end by ‘summer’

Jessops has confirmed that it is no longer purchasing used equipment or accepting it from customers in part-exchange. A spokesman told AP: ‘The service will continue until all stocks are exhausted which we anticipate will be in the summer.’ As…

£50,000 travel photo contest launched

£50,000 travel photo contest launched

A two-week trip to Mozambique and South Africa goes to the winner of this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year competition which boasts £50,000 worth of prizes.

‘Historic’ transport pictures uncovered

An historic archive of 50,000 glass negatives has been cleaned-up to reveal rare images of London’s transport system that will go on show for the first time next month. Picture: Copyright TfL

16-year-old among Guardian winners

A 16-year-old student is among the winners of the Guardian Weekend Photography Prize - a contest which attracted around 9,000 entries. Picture credit: Natalie Lloyd

Jessops to close classic camera shop

Jessops is to close its only dedicated classic camera store in the UK - a shop in Great Russell Street, London which has been open since 1988. Picture credit: Chris Cheesman

Irishman claims press photography crown

Irish Times photographer Bryan O’Brien has been crowned photographer of the year at the annual Picture Editors’ Awards – the first time the title has crossed the Irish Sea. Picture credit: Bryan O'Brien

Pentax falls victim to Europe-wide ban

Pentax is to stop selling its medium-format film-based cameras in Europe as a result of new EU environment regulations. And we can exclusively reveal that – as well as the Pentax 645NII and 67II – the company is set to…