Lowkey – Ghosts of Grenfell.

Not just a great piece of music, but great video production too. This just 'works' - powerful and moving.But this is more than just music and images...its about absence and what we fill that......

Lowkey – Ghosts of Grenfell.

Not just a great piece of music, but great video production too. This just 'works' - powerful and moving.But this is more than just music and images...its about absence and what we fill that......

A fond farewell.

 I was certain William's loud wail of protest had reached the ears of the vet in the room above. I could tell by her......

From Lesotho to Lewis: observations on Vintage Patronising Crap.

When I was in my early teens, around 1976, I took a wander through a few countries in Southern Africa. "You should visit Lesotho" someone suggested. "Great countryside and the Basotho people are really colourful......

12 Day all expenses paid film scholarship trip to Kerala with top pro. What’s the catch?.

Deal of the century?Possibly. Probably.A few years back duckrabbit were invited to Australia to teach the people at travel insurance company World Nomads.  We didn't want to go. Because way too far. And insurance......

London drizzle warming up. Must mean it’s time for the duckrabbit summer mini-documentary workshop..

The duckrabbit summer 2017 mini-documentary production workshop is taking place on the 13th and 14th July in central London.  We pour our......

A week like no other..

 I've just had a memorable week.My mum died, and we buried her.That's the short version.The long version?Well, permit me the indulgence to weave a tale that......

I wish you’d listened to your heart.

Noor's Nina Berman writing on NYT's Lens blog:Photojournalist Sandra Hoyn talking to Cosmopolitan about her work in Bangladesh featuring children sold and forced to have......

LensCulture and the commodification of rape.

Where to begin?Magnum Photos and LensCulture are running a photo competition. One of those where you give them lots of money and in return if you're one of  the lucky ones they give you......

Beyond The Frame.

Photographs are intriguing things. They show you stuff. You can look at a photo and see everything in it. And sometimes when 'the story in......

Are you paying attention?.

It's 2am.I'm sipping peppermint tea from a 'Doctor Who' flask. Hunched in my jacket on the platform. It's -15C, the middle of Siberia in December, and it's only going to get colder the further we......

Word gets around.

There's tension in the air.The Democratic Republic of Congo. April 2011. Masisi. Yasuyoshi Chiba and I are working for MSF. Films and photography.The night we arrive at the staff camp one of the surgeons......

The critic in me. An asshole. An apology..

I've just arrived at Format Photography Festival and Pete Brook (aka Prison Photography) is manhandling me.I don't mind. I've known Pete online for many years but this is the first time I've met......

Skye’s The Limit.

Need a wee break from all that Brexit nonsense? This might be for you. Untaxing, easy on the eye and no unforeseen problems.I took a few days off last week and went to......

Islamic Fun………...

It's fairly common these days for the word 'Islamic' to be followed by that second word ''Fun...' but continuing with the additional ...'damentalism' tacked on the end, usually on the front of a newspaper, and......

AHEAD STILL LIES OUR FUTURE – Format Photography Festival.

I am driving to the Format photo festival in Derby (24 March to 11 June). It's Saturday morning. The sun is shining. Window down.  I'm listening to Tunnel Vision by Kate Tempest on repeat.She's......

We went to Norway on a shoot. Someone died. This is the story..

I don't like heights.No. You're not listening. I really don't like heights.So when Pete asks me to make a film about a wingsuit basejumper who would......

“She was ready and actually pushed the tweet button”.

Three words keep going round my head: 'She was ready'. Remember them. Then take a look at Dan Wood's very personal photography project 'Shoot the damn dog'. The very poignant series documents his wife Kate's struggle with......

duckrabbit’s Mini-Doc Masterclass: Learn how to make cracking short films in 2 days.

Do you, or your organisation, want to make films like this one (we just made this for The International HIV/AIDS Alliance) but don't know how to get there? Then this course is for......

Make 2017 the year of the mini-doc – new duckrabbit course dates available….

We are kicking off the year with our first two day mini-documentary production workshop of 2017! It will take place in......