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Wednesday, 17 October 2018

AFRICAN EDGE - Gourmet Traveller feature for Food and Travel Magazine

Hot off the press and in the shops now!
Gourmet Traveller Commission for Food and Travel Magazine.
Philip Sweeney and I check out Senegal's lightning-paced capital Dakar on the tip of West Africa, where no day is complete without fresh seafood & family history is learnt through song, Oh and we get to meet Youssou N'Dour & his mum...

Here are a few images of the epic fishing beaches at Yoff in Dakar...
See more on the website here: https://www.garylatham.co.uk/african-edge-1






Friday, 14 September 2018

EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS - 2018 - RUNNER UP IN THE PHOTOGRAPHY BEHIND THE SCENES CATEGORY

Well this one came out of the blue! I hadn't even been aware of this competition at all until Mark Sansom the editor of Food And Travel magazine entered one of my images as his favorite image of the year. So shocked and also very pleased to be awarded the runners up spot in the 'Photography Behind The Scenes' category in this years, Event Photography Awards.

Here's my winning image, shot on location for Food And Travel Magazine at the very beautiful Belle Monte Farm Estate, Kititian Hill in St Kitts, where they run a farm to table policy with the help and co-operation of local people. Here head gardener Tarafi, takes us foraging for Red Ocra, Aubagine, Maringa Leaves & Timbalos...


You can read more about our St. Kitts adventure on the Food And Travel website: https://foodandtravel.com/travel/gourmet-traveller/kitt-caboodle and on my own website: https://www.garylatham.co.uk/1a-1

And just to prove that I was actually there!


BRONZE AWARDED TO GARY LATHAM PHOTOGRAPHY IN CREATIVEPOOL 2018 ANNUAL SHORTLIST

Lucky me! Awarded a Bronze in the Creativepool Annual 2018. You can see my winning project here:

https://creativepool.com/garylathamphotography/projects/well-heeled-for-food-and-travel-magazine

Shot on location in Puglia for Food And Travel Magazine

Beautiful place, beautiful people and beautiful food, well worth a visit I would say! To see more from this shoot visit my website: https://www.garylatham.co.uk/copy-of-well-heeled


Pink Lady Food Photographer Of The Year - 2018

So happy to be in the final of the Pink Lady Food Photographer Of The Year, 2018. A first for me to be included in 'The Philip Harben Award for Food in Action' category. You can see the seven finalist images on the Pink lady FPOTY website here:

https://www.pinkladyfoodphotographeroftheyear.com/finalists-gallery-2018/

My Highly Commended Image of the Filo Pastery Shop in Retheno, Crete. Taken with the Fuji X-T1 while on location for Food and Travel magazine


See here http://www.greekgastronomyguide.gr/en/item/ultra-thin-phyllo-pastry-rethymno-crete/ for more information on this very traditional pastry maker.

Friday, 9 March 2018

CONGRATULATIONS - TO ME!

CONGRATULATIONS GARY LATHAM! 

We are delighted to inform you that your image has been selected as a Finalist image for Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2018.

Fith year running in the finals! 

Maybe this will be my lucky year... Thanks Pink Lady Food photographer Of The Year!




Monday, 19 February 2018

Gary Latham shortlisted in Photography category for Creativepool Annual 2018



Gary Latham shortlisted in Photography category for Creativepool Annual 2018

For immediate release. 16 February 2018:

Gary Latham is featured in Creativepool’s much anticipated Annual 2018 shortlist in the Photography category!
In a striking pastiche of Trainspotting, Creativepool poked fun at the frustrations encountered in the industry everyday. Asking the industry to choose creativity, the shortlist is a spectacular collection of ideas, campaigns and people that chose fresh thinking, groundbreaking initiatives, incredible film, print and innovation in the face of mundane tasks of everyday work life. 
As a reflection of an industry that is becoming increasingly digital and to acknowledge the shift of in-house teams taking more prominence, the Annual 2018 shortlist features work from Gary Latham and many other brands and agencies around the world.

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With 27 categories shining a light onto the best creative work, a further 10 categories in the Annual 2018 award the people, teams and companies that bring creativity to the forefront. Creativepool is honouring the emerging talent, the leading influencers and the best brands and agencies with the much anticipated titles of Influencer of the Year, Newcomer of the Year, Agency of the Year and Brand Team of the Year. Creativepool will also acknowledge the Best Place to Work across Agencies, Brands, and Recruitment Agencies. 

The Judges

Top level creatives and marketers from agencies and brands around the world make up the judging panel for the Creativepool Annual 2018. A collective rich in diversity and expertise, the judging panel spans 18 countries and four continents with panelists from Unilever, Ogilvy, eBay, Framestore, The Engine Group, Twitter, Sony Music, Interbrand, Publicis and more.
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People’s Choice
Embracing the universality of creativity, Creativepool democratises its awards by enabling its entire online community to name a winner through an electrifying People’s Choice vote. The People’s Choice winners will be showcased alongside the judges winners in the Annual 2018. 
The People’s Choice voting is open until Friday 23rd February - 23:59GMT and you can vote for Gary Latham by simply hitting ‘vote’ under the project.

Notes for Editors:

About The Annual 2018
Creativepool endeavours to set higher benchmarks for creativity and to inspire learning, interaction, and debate and does so with one of the most widely distributed creative award publications, the Creativepool Annual, Creativepool prints 7,500 beautifully bound copies of the Annual and puts them directly in the hands of industry leaders at brands and agencies, big and small, around the world, exponentially increasing the reach of the winning work, campaigns, people, companies and agencies.

About Creativepool

Creativepool is powered by connecting the global creative industry through discovery and inspiration. Specialising in bridging a gap in a vertical platform, our aim is to be the definitive way for companies to engage with the creative community. Our aim is to provide a place for you to find out what is happening in the industry, a place to gain insights from industry influencers, a place to be inspired by the work produced and by the people that produce it. 

Claudio Quarta showes us around his Cantina Moros WInery at Guagnano, Puglia
View the shortlisted projects here!

Friday, 12 May 2017

Tsars v Soviets : Travel feature for Lonely Planet Magazine - June 2017 - In the Shops Now!

Tsars v Soviets : 
Travel feature for Lonely Planet Magazine - June 2017.
In the Shops Now!

Tsars: The Wonderfully ornate interior - along with tourist hoards at the Church of of the Saviour on Spilled Blood.
Soviets: Monument to the Heroic Defenders Of Leningrad (Now known once again as St. Petersburg.


 Tsars: The cast of Swan Lake enjoying an oncore at the majestic Mariinskiy Ballet Theatre, St Petersburg.


Soviets: Screening Soviet era film at the Dom Kino Rodina Cinema, St Petersburg.

Tsars: Idiot Cafe, featuring our wonderfully old school Guide, avid Tolstoy fan and font of all knowledge, Ellana.
Vintage Tram Ride through Historic Centre of St. Petersburg.

Soviets: Chess & Vodka at the Kvartika Restaurant - that's what you call a Russian lunch!
Tsars: late summer sun in the grandiose Palace Square.

Soviets: Lenin's Office is carefully preserved at the Museum of Political History, St. Petersburg.
Tsars: Actress Valeria as Tsarina poses for tourist photo's outside the Russian Museum.

Larissa Paseka with Postage Stamps at Gelios (Soviet era antique shop)