INTERVIEW: JACK DAVIDSON (PHOTOGRAPHER)

FFO: SOCIALLY ENGAGED WORK FROM THE NORTH AND FOR THE NORTH!     Who are you and where are you currently based? Jack Davidson. I can usually be found either in the County Durham or West Yorkshire.   What is your current photographic work about? Well, I consider myself to be a socially engaged practitioner … Continue reading INTERVIEW: JACK DAVIDSON (PHOTOGRAPHER)

INTERVIEW: JODIE BEARDMORE (PHOTOGRAPHER)

FFO: DREAM-LIKE FINE ART INSPIRED SURREALISTIC PHOTOGRAPHY - EXPLORING AND INTERPRETING DIFFERENT MENTAL STATES TO HELP FIGHT THE STIGMA!   Who are you and where are you currently based? I’m Jodie Beardmore and I’m from Dewsbury.      How would you describe Dewsbury as a place to live? How's the photography scene there? Dewsbury in … Continue reading INTERVIEW: JODIE BEARDMORE (PHOTOGRAPHER)

INTERVIEW: KRISTINA SERGEEVA (PHOTOGRAPHER)

FFO: INSPIRING HUMANITARIAN DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY USING IMAGERY TO CREATE A POSITIVE SOCIAL CHANGE IN THE WORLD!   Who are you and where are you from? My name is Kristina Sergeeva (21) I was born and raised in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. I am currently based in Leeds, United Kingdom, but I spend a lot of … Continue reading INTERVIEW: KRISTINA SERGEEVA (PHOTOGRAPHER)

INTERVIEW: CAMERON HOERTH (PHOTOGRAPHER)

FFO: INTIMATE MOMENTS DOCUMENTING THE TRANSITION FROM YOUTH - ADULTHOOD FT THE ADDED RAW AESTHETIC OF B+W FILM!   Who are you and where are you currently based? My name is Cameron Hoerth, I'm 21 and I'm based in Wisconsin, USA.   How would you describe the photography and arts scene in Wisconsin, USA? I'm … Continue reading INTERVIEW: CAMERON HOERTH (PHOTOGRAPHER)

ZINE FEATURE AND REVIEW: THE PURPLIZER BY JOHN CATES

FFO:  VERY DIY MEMORABLE SNAPSHOTS OF BANDS TAKEN ON TOUR + SNIPPETS OF THE AMERICAN LANDSCAPE!   CONTEXT BEHIND THE ZINE (USING THE PHOTOGRAPHERS WORDS):   THE TITLE AND THE CONTENT: The title of the zine ‘The Purplizer’ fittingly refers back to the app that John Cates (the photographer) and the touring bands used to … Continue reading ZINE FEATURE AND REVIEW: THE PURPLIZER BY JOHN CATES

INTERVIEW: AMY WARWICK (EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF BLAME YOUR PARENTS PRESS)

FFO: ONE OF DIY YOUTH'S FAVOURITE PRESS' RUN BY A TALENTED FEMALE PHOTOGRAPHER THAT AIMS TO PROMOTE AND PUBLISH THE WORKS OF YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS/CREATIVES    Who are you and where are you currently based? I’m Amy Warwick, I’m based in Essex in the UK.     When did you form Blame Your Parents Press? How … Continue reading INTERVIEW: AMY WARWICK (EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF BLAME YOUR PARENTS PRESS)

INTERVIEW: HILDA QUICK (PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST + CURATOR)

FFO: PHOTOGRAPHIC ART, MINIMALISM AND EXPERIMENTAL CURATION!   Who are you and where are you currently based? Hilda Quick - I’m a Photographic Artist and Curator and a current third year student at Leeds Arts University. I’m based in Northern England, namely Leeds/Northumberland.   How would you describe the photography and arts scene to anyone … Continue reading INTERVIEW: HILDA QUICK (PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST + CURATOR)

DIY YOUTH ZINE 001 – DO IT YOURSELF ANNOUNCEMENT

DIY YOUTH'S FIRST COLLAB ZINE 'DO IT YOURSELF' IS AN A5 ZINE WITH 32 PAGES, PRINTED ON 130GSM SILK PAPER AND STAPLE BOUND. LIMITED TO 30 COPIES.   FEATURING THE ARTISTS: ALLEN BLEICH AMY WARWICK ARIEL PEDATZUR CHARLES THOMAS ADDISON CHRIS GIULIANO CLAUDIO MAJORANA CONNOR GUY JACK LEMMON JAY BEX JEAN-BAPTISTE THIRIET JOE ALLEN JOE … Continue reading DIY YOUTH ZINE 001 – DO IT YOURSELF ANNOUNCEMENT

INTERVIEW: GRACE EDITH SMITH (PHOTOGRAPHER AND CURATOR)

FFO: INCREDIBLY INTERESTING CONCEPT DRIVEN PHOTOGRAPHY WORK PAIRED WITH A CREATIVE + RATHER UNCONVENTIONAL STYLE OF CURATION!   Who are you and where are you currently based? I’m Grace Edith Smith (Edith Photography), I’m based in both London and Leeds.     What is your current photographic work about? My current photographic work looks into … Continue reading INTERVIEW: GRACE EDITH SMITH (PHOTOGRAPHER AND CURATOR)