Why Open works for me…

Open Access Roadshow: NEWFOTOSCAPES from Jonathan Shaw   This is my slide deck from the SPARC Europe organised Open Access Roadshow that we hosted recently in our new Disruptive a Media Learning Lab. I was asked to give a short talk sharing my recent experiences of working with open access for my publication NEWFOTOSCAPES with the Library of Birmingham and… Read more →

Launched today: Open Education book

I’m proud to have been able to play some small part in seeding the idea for this project, getting it off the ground and providing direction early on. The real credit now however, firmly lays with my colleagues Prof. Gary Hall, Pauline van Mourik Broekman, Ted Byfield, Simon Worthington and Shaun Hides. Open Education: A Study in Disruption explores the… Read more →

Slide deck from National Photography Symposium #NPS6

NEWFOTOSCAPES: A case study for new business models from Jonathan Shaw   This slide deck is hyper-linked throughout, please use it to navigate it’s content. Any questions please ask, if you want to find out more then please follow #newfotoscapes on twitter or dive right on into the NEWFOTOSCAPES book online or download the ebook or buy the ‘beautifully designed‘ book. Finally, if you… Read more →

National Photography Symposium features NEWFOTOSCAPES

12 – 14 June 2014, Library of Birmingham, Centenary Square, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2ND, United Kingdom The National Photography Symposium explores the most critical and talked-about subjects for photography and photographers. Top experts, thinkers and commentators offer the most interesting perspectives on what’s happening now and next in photography, as it affects anyone working in the medium. This year’s… Read more →

Upcoming talk: All About Imaging: Transactions

Next week I’ll be discussing the NEWFOTOSCAPES research partnership at the All About Imaging: Transactions symposium in London. There is a great line up of speakers including Oliver Grau, David Bate, Joanna Zylinska and many others. Further information and details for registering are below; All About Imaging: Transactions 22 May 2014 – 23 May 2014 University of Westminster Harrow Campus… Read more →

Disruptive Media Learning talk

Disruptive Media Learning from Jonathan Shaw   Thanks to both Academia Ltd and Apple for hosting Shaun Hides (my fellow Co-director of the Disruptive Media Learning Lab) and I at the Emirates Stadium last week. Here are the slides and the summary of our talk. Disruptive Media Learning As participants, creators and stakeholders it is important that we capitalise on,… Read more →