EYE ON STREATHAM
It’s the the fourth year of Eye on Streatham, our Photography Festival for 2023 and this is something that everyone can be part of. This is for all levels of photographer from absolute beginners upwards and we actively welcome all ages to join. All you need is an interest in photography, a sense of fun and adventure and we’ll have something for you.
Running throughout the festival and beyond, we are going to be running a series of online and in person events for photographers. Events that we have planned include:
Past Live Streamed Workshops and Talks
Take a browse through some of our past online talks and workshops: Bygone Streatham in Picture Postcards, Bring New Life to Old Photographs, Introduction to Lightroom and a talk with Music photographer and video director, Peter Neill
The Streatham Photobox Project!Have tons of fun with this free photoshoot with the aim to creating the 'worlds' largest photobox of Streatham residents to display at The Tate Streatham Library in 2024!Looking to do something different? Have tons of fun with this free photoshoot with the aim to creating the ‘worlds’ largest photobox’ of residents […]
We’ll have the opportunity to capture the beautiful gardens of The Rookery, at the top of Streatham Common. Petra Gent will lead this event and will be doing a session on macro photography. We can then all put learnings to use! For inspiration, see video below of The Rookery over the seasons:What you’ll need: A camera – […]
The Photography Projects for Home Workshop is back! This free workshop is aimed at anyone interested in creating their own at home photo projects, with your own goodie bag to take home with you to try what you've learnt at home! We'll be teaching you how to create: Water drop photography Smoke art Photography Bubble […]
The EOS Team
Mark, Petra and Ann-Marie are part of the Eye on Streatham Team that helps create free and/or low cost talks and workshops for the photography side of events for the Streatham Festival.
Mark, an award winning photographer and part of LDN Photography/MAAN Studios has been providing photography services to the local community for the past seven years together with his partner Ann-Marie who is editor, manager and also a member of the Streatham Festival Committee.
Petra, of Petra Eujane photography love of photography began through her love for live music and the desire to capture something of that energy through a purely visual format. She also specialises in portraiture and location shoots.
Photographers who have kindly donated their time over the years, past and present, to help create free workshops and talks for the local community for Eye on Streatham/Streatham Festival.
Aneesa is a Streatham based social documentary and portrait photographer. Her work was recently awarded a Fellowship by the British Institute of...
Sukhy is a portrait and documentary photographer based in London. He makes long-form photostories about marginalised people, often inspired by...
Petra is a Streatham based performance and portrait photographer. Her live music images are mainly focused on upcoming artists playing in small...
Peter is a Music Industry Video Director & Photographer. Clients include Queen, Justin Timberlake, The Script, U2, Will.iI.am, Sony, Colombia...
Mark Hambelton, award winning photographer and winner of the Streatham Business Awards 'Spirit of Streatham 2022' has been taking pictures of the...
Jeremy Phillips is intoxicated by astrophotography's cocktail of art, science and wonderment. Most of his images are taken from light-polluted...
Phil is a local photographer based near Streatham Common and has been a resident of the area for 14 years. His main area of interest is events...
Past Live Streamed Workshops and Talks
Video one – Bygone Streatham in Picture Postcards: An illustrated talk featuring a wonderful collection of vintage photographs of Streatham taken more than 100 years ago by well-known local historian, John W Brown
Video two – Bring New Life to Old Photographs: Phil and Petra brings you a tutorial on how to bring new life to old photos using Adobe Photoshop.
Video three – Introduction to Lightroom: Mark and Ann-Marie presents on how to use the basics of Adobe Lightroom to manage and enhance your images.
Video four – Talk with Music photographer and video director, Peter Neill: Peter Neill of Shoot the Sound, shares background to his career as a live music photographer with some of the biggest acts in the industry with a Q&A session.
COMPETITION WINNERS 2021
A fantastic array of images for 2021 Eye of Streatham Photography Competition. We are always amazed at the fantastic talent that exists in Streatham! These are the winning entires to the 2021 competition:
Winner - Portraits
Photo by Greg Marshall
Winner - Nature
Photo by Rhonda Gregory
Winner - Seasons
Photo by Seth Singh Jennings
Winner - Nature
Photo by Hope Whittaker
Winner – Portraits (over 16s)
Winner – Nature (over 16s)
Seth Singh Jennings
Winner – Seasons (over 16s)
Winner – Nature (under 16s)
COMPETITION WINNERS 2020
We had some really great entries into the 2020 Eye of Streatham Photography Competition. This event showcased the talent that we have in our community. The quality of the entries from our younger entrants was very impressive!
- Zac Simpson – Autumnal Streatham under 16s
- Olivia Simpson- Nature in Streatham under 16s
- Hope Whittaker- Pet Portraits under 16s. Hope’s Mentor @alfiebowen
- Hope Whittaker -Overall Winner under 16s
- Petra Eujane – Nature in Streatham over 16s @petraeujane
- Sarah Simpson – Autumnal Streatham over 16s
- Mark Bery -Portrait over 16s @markbery
- Greg Marshall – Street Photography over 16s @gjmarshall_photo
- Mark Bery – Overall winner over 16s @streathamsoc