Flash Forward 2012 Winners

Playground During Polar Night, by Evgenia Arbugaeva (Bright Spark Award winner, Flash Forward 2012)

We are very excited to announce the results of Flash Forward 2012. Now into Year Eight of the Flash Forward Emerging Photographers competition, another stellar list of photographers from Canada, the USA, and the UK have been put together. Congratulations to all the winners!

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Q&A: Simon Roberts


We recently had the fantastic opportunity to interview Flash Forward 2006 Bright Spark winner Simon Roberts. Since winning the award for his work on the series Motherland, Simon has gone on to create bodies of work that have received widespread recognition and praise…

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Nostalgia for the Present


Just as the act of casual photographing (or filming, or digital image capturing) has become an enormous part of our everyday lives, so too have the methods and aesthetics of snapshot photography become a growing presence in the art world. Last month, I had the opportunity to participate in an exhibition based around the theme […]

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Flash Forward at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies


It’s a beautiful spring day here in Toronto, and hints of the new season of Flash Forward Festival are beginning to spring up! The new Flash Forward Festival Boston site has just launched and it’s definitely worth a look. In addition to the exhibitions, we’re also looking forward to some great programming this year, including […]

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Chloe Dewe Mathews – Caspian

Chloe Dewe Mathews

After some winter hibernating, Imprint is back. There have been some great developments over the past couple of months that we’re pretty excited to share, both in the photography world, and right here on this very blog you’re reading right now! We have a number of different big announcements to unveil over the next weeks, […]

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Flash Forward – Toronto 2011


Last week’s Flash Forward 2011 exhibition was a great success! Thanks to everyone who came out. If you weren’t able to make it down, you can check out some photos from the opening reception below, and the book is still available for purchase online. The deadline for 2012 submissions is December 31, so get your stuff […]

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Flash Forward 2011 – Today!


Flash Forward 2011 exhibition and book launch is TONIGHT from 7pm at Airship 37 in Toronto’s Distillery District. We’ll be live tweeting all the action. Follow us @imprintblog for updates, and why not join the party with #flashforward2011? Check us out on Facebook for more information. See you there!

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FF 2011 Spotlight: Annie Collinge


The Flash Forward 2011 exhibition and book launch is only a week away! In anticipation of the exhibition, we’ve spent the last few weeks spotlighting some of our favourite Flash Forward 2011 winning projects. For our final week, we’re featuring the work of UK winner Annie Collinge. Born in London and currently residing in New York, Collinge was selected for her colourful and often surprising imagery…

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Fall Mash Up

Jessica Eaton

This week we bring you a mash up of Flash Forward news and highlights for fall. If you plan on travelling around the world in the next few weeks, be sure to stop in the UK and Amsterdam to view the work of FF winners Corinne Silva, Jessica Eaton and Ivor Prickett…

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FF 2011 Spotlight: Sarah Sudhoff


In this third instalment of Flash Forward 2011 Spotlights, we’re profiling the work of US winner Sarah Sudhoff. At the Hour of Our Death is a striking series that documents and bears witness to the physical evidence that remains after the passing of a human life. These stains often go unseen by friends and family of the deceased as they are quickly removed from view, but as Sudhoff asserts, they signify an integral moment of life that we will all experience.The project was also recently the subject of a short film by Mark & Angela Walley, which sheds some light onto how these images came to be…

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