Author Archive: Simon Pollock

Based in Melbourne, Australia, Simon manages social media for www.thinktankphoto.com You can find out more about Simon here - http://about.me/gtvone

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Melissa Farlow – About A Photograph

Melissa Farlow – About A Photograph

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kurt and Deanne sent across our next “About A Photograph” and I have to admit, I don’t know much about the subject Wild Horses in the American West and off I went on a veritable Google rampage of open page tabs and search queries to rival the best research assistant! (Once you’ve finished watching the […]

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Happy Fathers Day!

Happy Fathers Day!

| June 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re in the US of A, today, Sunday June 15th is Fathers day – I was reminded of this as a friend just sent me a text to say happy fathers day, I looked quizzically at my iphone and a light went on in my head – OH, it’s Fathers day in America (I’m […]

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Arrived, unwound…

Arrived, unwound…

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

19 hours in a flying bus is not good for anyone, especially when you’re 6’3″ — I managed to be crammed into the window seat on both legs, Australia – Hong Kong / Hong Kong Tel Aviv. Happy to report zero gear issues despite the weight of my Panorama backpack. Also happy to report that […]

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William Albert Allard on About A Photograph

William Albert Allard on About A Photograph

| May 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Our series of “About A Photograph” continues today with William Albert Allard, a long time Nat Geo photographer, storyteller and teacher. “I think what I really like to do in my pictures is to look into someone, rather than to look at them”  Some really inspiring thoughts in this short film! We hope you enjoy […]

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Win a Cam Ranger ‘in a bag’ with thinkTankPhoto

Win a Cam Ranger ‘in a bag’ with thinkTankPhoto

| April 16, 2014 | 254 Comments

CONGRATS RUSSELL ON BEING OUR WINNER – THANKS EVERYONE!   We’re having a bit of fun with our friends from Cam Ranger who have very kindly donated a Cam Ranger for one of you good people to win! Don’t know what a Cam Ranger is? Here’s a great video from our friends at Kelby Media […]

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tTP Weekend Photo Competition

tTP Weekend Photo Competition

| April 5, 2014 | 12 Comments

This promotion closed – sorry for the delay.  Spring – April 5th – 6th (entries in by midnight on the 6th Santa Rosa time) – Winner : Swaroop Singha Roy (Facebook) Reflection - April 12th – 13th (entries in by midnight on the 13th) – Winner : James Snook Loud - April 19th – 20th (entries in by midnight on […]

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Introducing the Airport Electric, a new roller from thinkTank

Introducing the Airport Electric, a new roller from thinkTank

| April 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

You spoke, we listened! Press Release, April 01, 2014, Santa Rosa, California. One of the big problems with working in a remote location is that you’re always worried about your powersource – studio heads, batteries, laptops, hair curlers (if you’re on a fashion shoot, etc) well, with some amazing tech, we’ve now got you covered! […]

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Ed Kashi – Northern Nigeria Conflict

Ed Kashi – Northern Nigeria Conflict

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Being the person that gets to put this content online, I always sit here in my (relatively) safe house and think to myself, could I do what this photographer did? Would I be able to think clearly and capture the image in those two or three seconds she or he had? Most of the time […]

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The great seven day camera bag giveaway!

The great seven day camera bag giveaway!

| March 14, 2014 | 260 Comments

All winners have now been in touch – thanks for playing!    Well, that’s an interesting name for it, isn’t it! But it describes exactly what we have going on right now!     For the next seven days or so, we’re giving away one Retrospective every day, you can enter a couple of ways! […]

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John Stanmeyer – About A Photograph

John Stanmeyer – About A Photograph

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

“AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHER JOHN STANMEYER WINS WORLD PRESS PHOTO OF THE YEAR 2013″ We’re honoured to have John talk with us about his award winning photograph for this weeks About A Photograph John Stanmeyer About A Photograph from thinkTank Photo on Vimeo. The international jury of the 57th annual World Press Photo Contest has selected an […]

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