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25 years adrift in the creative industry.

I am Adrian Talbot, longstanding Design Director at creative studio Intro. I’m also a type designer selling my wares at Talbot Type; and a photographer, showing my images at Talbot Gallery. T3 is where I post updates of my attempts to stay afloat creatively
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Tree awarded camera
13 March 2008

This picture of a cherry tree in blossom, has won me a Canon EOS 450D camera.

I was sceptical of the quality of digital photography for a long while, always preferring film. It’s pretty good now, and so I thought it was time I acquired a decent digital SLR camera, and now I’ve got one.

The competition in Shortlist magazine, was spotted by my colleague Mark and he knew I was after a camera. I didn’t expect to win of course, but it’s jolly convenient.

I hoped the judges would like the mix of urban and natural, everyone else seems to. The theme was something like where I live, which is sort of sying 'shoot what you want'. Technically, I don't actually live in Crawley where it was shot, but my father-in-law does, and so I spend quite a bit of time there.