Shooting People with the Channel 4 Alpha Fund

By |March 19th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Events, Film, Photography|Tags: , , , , , , |

With our love of film, the ShotBox team went along to a networking night held by Shooting People -an international networking organisation dedicated to the support and promotion of independent filmmaking. Shooting People have recently partnered up with the bigwigs at Channel 4 to help promote their Alpha Fund tour

Focus on Imaging 2013

By |March 11th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Equipment, Events, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

So, as everyone in the photography industry knows, last week Focus on Imaging came to town and ran their 4 day trade show at Birmingham’s NEC. It was a great turnout both from exhibitors and visitors and we went along on the final day to check out what last day

Femto-Photography: A Trillion Frames Per Second

By |September 12th, 2012|Categories: Equipment, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

In this amazing TED Talk, Professor Ramesh Raskar unveils a camera developed by he and his team in the media lab at MIT, that can photograph a subject at a trillion frames per second. The video above demonstrates the camera's ability to even record light itself as it moves across

Hasselblad and Broncolor in the Studio

By |September 12th, 2012|Categories: Equipment, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , |

Ever wanted to test drive a Hasselblad or put Broncolor through their paces? Here’s your chance! On the 2nd November 2012, both of these superb manufacturers will be in our very own White Room Studios here in Birmingham giving photographers the opportunity to test out their kit on professional fashion

The Pixel Trade

By |August 24th, 2012|Categories: Photography|

Ever wanted to travel the world? Unfortunately not everyone can afford to go gallivanting off on the holiday of a life time but Australian photographer, Shantanu Starick, has come up with an ingenious way to do just that without having to spend a single penny!  ‘The Pixel Trade,’ is quite