Welcome to Eye for the Light
The membership community for people interested in exploring photography and travel
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Opinions, insights and tales from adventures on the road by the Eye for the Light team
Art director-turned-photographer – and former overall winner of Travel Photographer of the Year – Marsel van Oosten pre-visualises photographs before he takes them – and sometimes even before he leaves home.
A sense of place – Philip Lee Harvey reveals his approach to photography which captures the essence of a destination.
Are medium format cameras suitable for travel photography? Here we field test a medium-format camera on a shoot in Svalbard.
"We chase where the weather takes us; we could be in Texas one day, then drive all night and get to Wyoming for the next day."
Multi-award winning documentary photographer Craig Easton tells us about his latest social documentary photography projects 'Fisherwomen' and 'Bank Top'.
The legendary Bonneville salt flats, home to many a land speed-record attempt, is in danger of disappearing. One US advertising photographer took this as his cue to create a campaign to help save it.
We’ll be publishing new articles on a regular basis, adding to the feature series, bringing you more reviews of everything from books and films to camera gear, and listings of exhibitions. In due course, members will be able to submit their own books and exhibitions for listing too. Very soon we’ll also be bringing you podcasts specifically for our members. So as Eye for the Light grows you’ll be part of a fresh and valuable resource for photographers and travellers.
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Members enjoy access to exclusive content and free entries to the TPOTY competition and exclusive discounts.
Join on an annual subscription before 31st July to become a founder member and enjoy an extra month free.
About Eye for the Light
If you’re thinking ‘Oh no, not another photography website’ then think again! Eye for the Light is about creativity, insight and the philosophy of photography and we hope it will be a fascinating and useful resource for photographers of all levels.
You don’t need to be a member to enter the TPOTY awards – but it offers a number of free entries if you do, as well as free merchandise and webinars, plus discounts on cameras, accessories, workshops, printing and other goodies. Membership will help to keep TPOTY entry fees low and our main exhibition free to view.