NPS videos

Here are some videos of interviews at the last National Photography Symposium in 2014 at the Library of Birmingham. They give a snapshot of the kinds of topics discussed. They were filmed and edited by Katrina Houghton.

Francis Hodgson discusses the purpose of the Symposium:

Denise Swanson reflects on the Symposium, and the value of standards in photography:

Photographer Simon Roberts talks about building a career in photography:

Writer Richard West reflects on portfolio reviews in photography – are they useful and do they give value for money?

Jason DaPonte explains his innovative archive linking project, Mining The Archive:

Christian Payne discussed old and new business models: