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Posts Tagged ‘Royal Wedding’

Londoners: an interview with film maker Joseph Ernst

Working entirely with an ancient 100 year old hand cranked camera, Joseph Ernst set out to record a very different view of London for his new short documentary, Londoners.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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Joseph Ernst has created a unique project: a documentation of Londoners in the 21st century which has eschewed the usual high tech approach in favour of an old hand cranked wooden 35mm camera. This short film is accompanied by a soundtrack by Bat for Lashes that emphasizes a warm hearted feeling at odds with the more familiar tales of rioting and isolated disfunction. I spoke with Joseph to find out more.

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How did you pick the scenes you shot?
From the very beginning, we wanted to focus entirely on crowd shots, and try to fill every frame with people. This forced us to focus on certain locations, at certain times. We started with a much longer list of locations. And we shot in most of them, although not every location made it into the final film. Interestingly though, it was usually the locations that I thought would be impossible to film in that were the least problematic (for example, at the read more

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The Royal Wedding in Illustrations: Kate, Wills and the rest of the guests

Continuing my round up of Royal Wedding themed illustrations, this time including many of the family and guests as well. Roll up roll up...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Kisstch Wedding by Faye West. Continued from my first Royal Wedding blog post here… Kate and Wills For Ever by Sarah Arnett. Carole Middleton by Fi Blog. Miriam in Coral […]

The Royal Wedding in Illustrations: Kate & Wills

In the first of my Royal Wedding illustrated round ups, here's..... drumroll please..... Kate and Wills, in all their celebration finery, re-imagined by a multitude of talented illustrators from around the world. Enjoy!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Will & Kate by Gemma Milly. Available to buy as a print here. I suppose I should start this blog with a disclaimer: I am for sure no ardent royalist. […]

Easter Biscuits from the Biscuiteers

New Easter biscuits from Biscuiteers feature Easter eggs, bunnies, lambs, ducklings... and for the Royal Wedding a selection that includes the fabled engagement ring in all it's iced wonder. Yum.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Biscuiteers Easter egg biscuit tin. Think buttered icing is over-rated? Fed up with cupcakes? Sick of chocolate eggs? Then how about trying something a little different this Easter? Biscuiteers have […]

My Big Fat Royal Wedding with East End Prints at Maiden

I love a bit of kitsch I do. And there's no better place to find Royal Wedding memorabilia than down at Maiden... alongside a selection of original artwork from East End Prints. Fab stuff.

Written by Amelia Gregory

You know an exhibition is a success when you come away having bought something that you absolutely didn’t need and didn’t plan to buy…. as I’ve just done at the […]

London Fashion Week A/W 2011 Catwalk Review: Caroline Charles

A long overdue review of Caroline Charles' womenswear show at Somerset House - but with fabulous illustrations by Gilly Rochester and Maria Papadimitriou! Enjoy!

Written by Georgia Takacs

Illustration by Gilly Rochester It was Day 1 at Somerset House and I was surrounded by all those fashion bigwigs at Caroline Charles; sure to have just flown in first-class […]