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Genesis NTU Bursary Winner Callum Beaney: ‘The Space In Between’ Exhibition at Lakeside Arts

Callum Beaney presents his first solo show ‘The Space In Between.’ Callum graduated from Nottingham Trent University’s BA Photography programme in 2017 where his project ‘The Space In Between’ was awarded the Genesis Imaging & Lakeside Arts Bursary Award. This is comprised of £1000 of production services towards an exhibition of work one year after graduation. Made primarily in the forests and tracks surrounding his Suffolk home, ‘The Space In Between’ concerns the interconnectedness and transience of things, and the experience of time and space within them.

Genesis Support David Yarrow and The Chapman Brothers at The Tusk Rhino Trail

A Rhino with artwork by David Yarrow is seen on the Tusk Rhino Trail on August 19, 2018 in London, England.This Rhino is sponsored by Genesis Imaging.

The Tusk Rhino Trail is a London wide art installation, kindly curated for the charity by Chris Westbrook, that celebrates the magnificence of the rhino, and draws attention to the severe threat of poaching to their survival.  Each rhino has been specially designed, decorated and embellished by internationally renowned artists and is sponsored by a Tusk supporter or partner. Genesis are proud to support the Tusk Rhino Trail and the production of rhinos adorned with artwork by David Yarrow and The Chapman Brothers.

Genesis Support FORMAT International Photography Festival 2019

Genesis are delighted to once again be supporting The FORMAT International Photography Festival 2019 with a bursary of £1000 worth of our services – including Bespoke Framing and Professional Photographic Printing to aid one photographer, chosen from the portfolio walk, which takes place after the internationally renowned FORMAT Portfolio Reviews on Saturday 16th March 2019. FORMAT19 is delighted to announce the festival theme FOREVER//NOW and welcomes diverse and imaginative proposals from international photographers, curators, artists and collectives in response to this exciting dual concept.

The Firecracker Grant 2018

Firecracker Grant

Genesis are delighted to once again support The Firecracker Photographic Grant; an annual award providing funding to support a female photographer to aid in the completion of a documentary photographic project. Applications for the 2018 Firecracker Photographic Grant are now open.

The Genesis Student Spotlight: 2018

Genesis is proud to support students as part of our commitment to the next generation of creative professionals. We have forged relationships with some of the best universities across the creative industries to offer current and graduating students support through discount, bursaries, mentorship and career development opportunities alongside our own award, The Genesis Imaging Postgraduate Bursary… Read more »

Genesis Examines: Calibration and Profiling

Genesis Examines Screen Calibration

Calibration and profiling. These two elements may not the most interesting part of creating artwork, but they are probably two of the most important.  It is first important to note the terms themselves: calibration is the act of setting your monitor to a well-defined, standard state, and profiling is the result of accurately translating input values to output values.

Genesis Supports Art on a Postcard

Genesis are delighted to support Art on a Postcard, who raises money for The Hepatitis C Trust through an annual secret postcard auction, fine art prints and postcard boxsets. Art on a Postcard will be exhibiting at Photo London and will be the Fair’s official charity partner for 2018. At this year’s edition of Photo London, up to 400 images will be printed for Photography on a Postcard – a photographic postcard event.

Travel Photographer of the Year Awards 2018: Now Open for Entries

Entries are now open for the Travel Photographer of the Year 2018 Awards. Amateur, semi-pro and professional photographers of all ages and from all countries are invited to submit their work.  To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the competition, this year’s contest features a brand-new, eight-image ‘showcase’ portfolio category. Genesis are proud to be  a long-term sponsor of the TPOTY awards.

Genesis Examines: Student Exhibitions – a How-to

It’s almost that time of year again where thousands of students prepare to leave university and the arts calendar is full of student events! It’s an exciting time, full of creative potential for the next generation of arts practitioners. We’ve compiled our top tips to make sure that this period runs smoothly, and you have the most stress-free experience showing your work to the world…