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Some links to independent Bristol arts organisations, galleries and other resources:
Royal West of England Academy (RWA)
Premier arts organisation and gallery in the West of England
Royal Photographic Society (RPS)
Charity and gallery promoting the public appreciation of photography
Martin Parr Foundation
Organisation and gallery founded by Magnum photographer Martin Parr
Bristol's best processing and printing lab
Bristol Folk House
Adult education centre running a wide range of creative courses, including photography; and a darkroom for hire
Bristol Guild Gallery
Gallery space within the Bristol Guild of Applied Art shop and café
Centrespace Gallery
Central Bristol exhibition space within a community of art and craft studios
St Werburghs Art Trail
One of a growing number of local 'art trails' in Bristol (see Bristol Creatives link for a list)
Bristol Creatives
An artist-led networking and marketing initiative for visual and applied artists in Bristol (link is to Art Trails page)
Here are a few information sheets about photography and some postcard-sized photographs, free to download for non-commercial use:
Digital SLR cameras
Some notes on digital photography basics
A few more notes...
A sheet about histograms and what they tell you
Resizing photos in software
Pinhole cameras, f-stops and depth of field
Some notes on landscape photography
Digital black and white photography
Some pointers for long-exposure night photography
Click the thumbnail to open the jpeg file in a new page/tab; right-click to download the linked file.
You are free to print and use these images for personal use; please credit me with a link if you put them online.