New issue of journal Studies in Photography 2019 Edition II produced by The Scottish Society for the History of Photography. This high-quality magazine-style journal featuring an interview presenting the work of book artist Helen Douglas; a major article on the 19th century pioneer Charles Piazzi Smyth by Sara Stevenson marks his 200th anniversary; we look back on 30 years of Street Level Photoworks; we feature four ‘New Contemporaries’; Ewan Morrison contributes to ‘Writer’s Choice’, and David Williams pays tribute to the late, great Robert Frank.
This edition of Studies in Photography concludes their two-part exploration of collecting and collections; with organisations such as the National Trust for Scotland offering some fascinating insights into their collections and the process of making them accessible to the public.
SSHoP has been delivering a remarkable series of events, lectures, articles and scholarly texts on the world of historic and contemporary photography for over thirty years. Since 2016, Studies in Photography has been published twice yearly