Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition 2019 – Black Saturn

Black Saturn Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition 2019 Black Saturn Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition 2019 I was honoured to be part of the judging team for this years Royal Observatory Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. An impressive exhibition is on display at the Maritime Museum…

Donald Campbell, 4 January 1967 – Michael Brennan

Donald Campbell, 4 January 1967 Water Speed Records In The Lake District Donald Campbell, 4 January 1967 Water Speed Records In The Lake District On the 4th of January 1967 the eyes of the world were drawn to a cold, deep stretch of water in the English Lake District. Donald Campbell was the holder of…

Harrow and Wealdstone Rail Crash, 8th October 1952 by George Phillips

The Reverend John Richards stands in the mangled wreckage of the overnight express from Perth, a local passenger train and an Express train heading from Euston to Liverpool. Around 1000 people were aboard the three trains and 112 people died in the crash and 340 were injured. It is the worst peace time rail crash in the…

Shooting The Sky, At Night

These brilliant pictures are taken by top newspaper photographer Roger Jackson. Here he gives some useful tips on how to take pictures of fireworks. More work from Roger can be seen on the Fleet Streets Finest page HERE. So how do we achieve a result like Roger, here he tells us all how to ……

And the Winner is…

Fleet Streets Finest, was this year lucky enough to be invovled in the 2018 UK Picture Editors Guild Awards. The Guild Awards are the premier awards for Press Photographers in the UK and held at a prestigious event at the Head Quarters for the Honourable Artillery Company in City Road, London. Over two hundred press…

PRESS RELEASE – GNM Deal

FLEET STREET’S FINEST HAS SECURED THE RIGHTS TO SELL GUARDIAN AND OBSERVER IMAGES TO THE PUBLIC. Images from the extensive archive of The Guardian and The Observer includes the work Guardian favourites Denis Thorpe, Don McPhee, Frank Martin and Observer superstar Jane Bown. The Guardian and Observer archive has approaching two hundred thousand pictures. The archive…

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New Photographer – Andrew Fox

Fleet Street’s Finest are proud to announce a new member, Andrew Fox. Andrew began his career as a trainee on the Birmingham Post & Mail newspaper, after completing the National Council for the Training of Journalist’s photojournalism course in Sheffield in 1988. While still a trainee, Andrew won the Midlands Press Photographer of the Year…

Fleet Street’s Finest – John Rogers

Fleet Street’s Finest are proud to announce a new member, John Rogers. John grew up near the Lace markets in Nottingham, now living in London, I bought my first camera at the age of 12 and a book by American photographer Andreas Feininger ‘The Complete Photographer’ which ‘became my bible’. After working an NCTJ apprenticeship…

Fleet Street’s Finest – Brian Harris

Brian Harris with a copy of his new book, ‘…and then the Prime Minister hit me…’ 5 May 2016 Brian Harris has been an editorial, news and current affairs photographer for more than 47 years. Fascinated in his teens by the alchemy of the darkroom in the 1960s Brian started to combine his school work…

PRESS RELEASE – Fleet Street’s Finest

Alan Sparrow Chairman of the UK Picture Editor Guild and director of the UK Picture Editors Guild awards has announced a new venture he is involved in. Working with ex Daily Mail Graphics Editor and former Metro colleague Bret Painter-Spanyol they have launched Fleet Street’s Finest Ltd. a web site that pays homage to press photographers…