We explore the science, technology and art of the still and moving image, and its impact on our lives.
A visitor to the exhibition spotted herself in a Tony Ray-Jones photo. So what will happen when Martin Parr’s Calder Valley work comes back to Yorkshire?
Image manipulation has been around longer than you might think – the compositing and shading techniques employed here were the precursors of Photoshop.
BIFF 2014 is officially launched and all tickets are now on sale through the box office and festival website. Read on for some top 20th BIFF picks.
This year we’re celebrating 20 editions of the Bradford International Film Festival, and we need your help. We want to hear which is your favourite British film, made in the last 20 years and shown at the Festival.
John Thomson was one of the first photographers to travel to the Far East, documenting its landscape, people and antiquities.
We’ll be making hundreds of images from the world’s largest public collection of Cameron portraits available online as part of a year-long digitisation project.
Believe it or not, this grotesque and surreal lantern slide was a favourite at Victorian magic lantern shows – the forerunner to cinema whose popularity lasted for 300 years.
This week sees the release of a book co-authored by Brian May (yes, that one) about an unusual series of stereo photographs featuring hell, skeletons and demons all aglow.
Writer and children’s literature expert, Elly McCausland, ponders the decisions of the writers, producers and directors who turn our favourite children’s books into films.
Ray Harryhausen’s Medusa is one of the most recognisable characters in model-animation cinema history. In under 5 minutes, he changed our perceptions of the mythological creature forever.