2015 30th Anniversary Conference

3The 2015 30th anniversary conference was held at the RAF Museum, Hendon, London on 22nd October 2015. RAFstackedlogo

Twitter hashtag #ahfap30

Conference abstracts page – for full details of the talks.

Conference Podcasts page – listen/download the talks.

9:00 Registration – Tea and coffee
10:00 Introduction Tony Harris, AHFAP Chair
10:10 Keynote James Stevenson, Director, Cultural Heritage Digitisation Ltd
10:35 2 and 3D Reflection and Application Susan Pettigrew, Photographer, Digital Imaging Unit, Edinburgh University Library
10:55 An Accidental Specialist Antonia Reeve, Antonia Reeve Photography
11:25 Tweet Away: Opening up the studio in the era of social media Kristin Phelps, Senior Imaging Technician, British Library
11:40 Ship Model Rigging Post Production Joshua Akin, Digital Imaging Officer, Royal Museums Greenwich
12:00 Lunch
1:00 AGM (attendance optional)
1:30 Safe-Light Imaging: Documenting the J. Paul Getty Museum’s collection of light-sensitive photographs Stacey Rain Strickler, Senior Photographer, Getty Museum
2:00 Harry Lamacraft – A remarkable man Kevin Lovelock, Senior Photographer, British Museum
2:15 Multispectral Image Capture and Research at UCL Lindsay MacDonald Ph.D, Research Fellow (UCL)
2:45 My experience on a Historic Environment Placement Lucy Millson-Watkins, Photographer, Historic England
3:00 Afternoon break
3:30 Ethical Issues in Museum Photography Elie Posner, Head of Photography, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
3:45 The Multilayer File: Surface 3D Scanning as a complement to Photographic Documentation Carlos Bayod Lucini, Factum Arte
4:15 New Strategies for Interactive Web-based Visualization of Cultural Heritage Imagery Robert G. Erdmann, Ph.D, Senior Scientist, Rijksmuseum
4:45 An evolution in style 1855 to 2015 Ivor Kerslake, Photography and Imaging Manager, British Museum
5:00 Conference close
5:10 Free evening drinks reception until 7pm

Conference abstracts page – for full details of the talks.

Day One – Registration and payment information
AHFAP Member – £35
Non-member – £95

Day Two
We held a series of ‘open studio’ visits to a handful of London museum & gallery photographic studios along with a small workshop program. Please go to the Day Two page for details.

Conference MarketPlace
A selection of suppliers and manufacturers were present, full details are on the 2015 Conference Sponsors page.

Venue Map and Local Hotel Information

RAF Museum Directions (PDF 110kb)

RAF Museum – Local Hotels (PDF 460kb)