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Emily Andersen

By Heroinic Stories, Noticeboard

Emily Andersen has been making photographic portraits of the international avant-garde since graduating from the Royal College of Art in the early 1980s. Having started out by finding her way into some pretty cool-sounding private parties in London and New York, she began convincing artists and musicians to pose for her – from Nan Goldin to Nico.

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#209 Women

#209 Women

By Heroinic Stories

#209 Women is the brainchild of Hilary Wood and has been created to mark 100 years since some women achieved the right to vote. The entire contemporary art collection at the Palace of Westminster is being replaced with new photos of 209 women MPs, made exclusively by women photographers, for an exhibition that will be free and open to the public.

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Marysa Dowling

Marysa Dowling

By Heroinic Stories

Marysa’s photographic practice is rooted within portraiture and concerned with human behaviour, identity, communication, exchange and interaction. Participation and collaborative possibilities are vital to her process.

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Alison Baskerville

Alison Baskerville

By Heroinic Stories

Alison Baskerville is a British documentary photographer based in the UK. A recent fellow with the International Women’s Media Foundation and military veteran she has explored and produced work in Afghanistan, Gaza, Mali and Somaliland.

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Emulsive

By PreHH

EMULSIVE is a space for film photographers of all backgrounds to share their knowledge, experience and thoughts about everything related to film photography. Here, they share their daily nominations

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Photography Will Make You Happier

By PreHH

Touched by the stories of our nominated heroines, Robert Albright Hon FRPS, President of the Royal Photographic Society and avid supporter of #HundredHeroines found one heroine’s tale resonated so strongly with him that he felt moved to share his own personal story with us.

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