Personal project related posts

A list of the most recent personal project related articles - if you looking for my personal projects portfolio please follow the link

Liverpool photographer David J Colbran features in a digital festival with his pandemic art work and project.

Presentation at Digifest 2021 Festival, Durban, South Africa

A couple of weeks ago I was honoured to be asked to present and exhibit some of my artworks at the “Unmasked” Digifest and annual research conference 2021, based in Durban, South Africa

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: presentation, personal

Published on Thu Nov 4, 2021

Liverpool photographer David reflects on a art project completed in 2020

Postcards from us x

Last year during lockdown I joined an online art class called Postcards from us x, we made some postcards and they were displayed at the Open Eye Gallery

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: art, project, personal, OpenEye, exhibition

Published on Thu Jul 8, 2021

David is one of the Liverpool photographers undertaking documentary photography projects - this looks at energy sites and wildlife implications.

Photo project around energy sites

A few years ago I started a project about energy sites and power stations in the UK, examining the boundaries of these sites and impact either side on the natural environment.

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: personal, landscape

Published on Wed Feb 24, 2021

Liverpool photographer reviews photography in 2020

Photographers Review of 2020

2020 has been a year we will never forget but I have renewed hope that the future will be stronger than ever for me and my business.

Categories: Photography, Liverpool, Press, Events, People, Architecture, Music, Personal
Tags: year, review, 2020

Published on Wed Jan 13, 2021

Liverpool photographer David J Colbran ongoing project photographing leaves with a macro lens and making leaf skeletons project

Leaf skeleton art

Finding leaf skeletons in the woods out and about is fairly rare. I have a couple but thought I'd have a go and making some of my own.

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: art, project, personal, leaf, leaves, skeleton

Published on Mon Nov 9, 2020

Fine art photography prints for sale in black and white and colour by Liverpool photographer David J Colbran

Fine Art photography prints for sale

I’m excited to announce that you can now buy Fine Art Photography Prints in my online shop. I've sold a few limited editions in the past to clients and friends and now open this up to everyone.

Categories: Photography, Personal
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Published on Wed Sep 23, 2020

A professional photographer details what he has been up to during lock down - personal project digitising old images

Personal project - scanning 35mm slides

I've just started a personal project that I have been meaning to for years. Digitising and scanning a massive box of old 35mm slides that I inherited from my late mother.

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: personal, scanning, scans, film, slides, 35mm

Published on Wed May 27, 2020

Pro Liverpool photographer documents the empty city centre streets on a bright sunny day in April 2020

Empty streets of Liverpool under lock down

I spent a few hours wandering the streets of Liverpool the other, documenting our strange times ...

Categories: Photography, Liverpool, Personal
Tags: street, personal, documentary

Published on Wed Apr 15, 2020

First in a series of random images from the mean streets of the UK - starting in that there London. Images by Liverpool based pro photographer David J Colbran

Random Street Photography

First in a series of random images from the mean streets of the UK - starting in that there London

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: street, personal, , London

Published on Thu Apr 2, 2020

Liverpool professional photographer David asks what is next during this health crisis

What next ???

Work for a freelance photographer is never easy and in recent days has got much tougher ...

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: business, portraits, headshots, actor, corporate, headshot, mobile, studio

Published on Tue Mar 24, 2020

Liverpool photographer David J Colbran presents a personal project about climate change using images from Iceland

Taking the Ice out of Iceland

A landscaped based personal project from a recent trip to Iceland, looking at obvious visual natural features resulting from climate change.

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: personal, Iceland, landscape

Published on Wed Mar 4, 2020

A summary and review of various photography commissions in Liverpool and beyond in 2019 by Merseyside based photographer David J Colbran

Liverpool photographer end of year review 2019

My summary and review of various photography commissions in Liverpool and beyond in 2019 - business portraits, conferences, events, exhibitions - another super busy year.

Categories: Photography, Liverpool, Press, Events, People, Architecture, Personal
Tags: review, 2019

Published on Thu Dec 19, 2019

Documentary photography featured in a photographers exhibition in Liverpool, Merseyside.

Photography exhibition - Hidden Liverpool

My work has been selected to be part of Hidden Liverpool's photography exhibition, which runs until 1st December at The Old Blind School, Hardman Street.

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: exhibition, interiors

Published on Mon Nov 25, 2013

Presentation and lecture to University students about photography and protests by professional photographer David J Colbran

Photography and protests

A presentation and lecture to University students about my experiences as a photographer at demonstrations and protests

Categories: Photography, Personal
Tags: education, universities

Published on Tue Jan 29, 2013

Documentary photography project by Liverpool photographer - Copperas Hill the old postal sorting office

Urban archaeology at Copperas Hill a blog post

A documentary piece of work examining an unseen urban experience in one of Liverpool’s iconic buildings. It looks at an emptiness left after humans have departed; the waste, graffiti, the obscure messages and attempts to tell the story of a building from the inside out.

Categories: Photography, Liverpool, Architecture, Personal
Tags: interior, Urbex, urban, exploration, urbanexploration

Published on Thu Sep 20, 2012

David J Colbran presents documentary work at Liverpool Biennial 2012

Liverpool Biennial 2012

Liverpool Biennial 2012 opens. I am covering the festival - check my highlights - and presenting a documentary project in the near future

Categories: Liverpool, Architecture, Personal
Tags: art, Biennial

Published on Thu Sep 6, 2012