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Chris Clunn started his photographic career in 1978 learning the art of traditional Black & White archival printing under the wing of master printer Robin Bell. Whos clients included Donovan ,Bailey and McCullin ,just to name a few
In 1984 with these icons as inspiration, he began to develop his skills as a photographer, working for the Uk’s leading music publication , the NME.
In 1988 he decided the follow interests closest to heart by concentrating on portraiture and social documentation of London and British life . Over 30 years later Chris has an extensive archive of images and original silver gelatin prints of his many subjects/ folios, studies
Chris’s work is held in the permanent archives of the National Portrait Gallery, The National Library of Wales, The National Monument Archive , The Museum of London , The Guildhall and various private collections
He has 3 books published to date ,
Eels,Pie and Mash, the history of London’s famous eating houses.
Bummaree, Characters of the old Smithfield Market.
Meirionnydd, Farming in the Old Kingdom
His images have been used in films, advertising ,books Album sleeves , Television and have graced many magazine covers.
He is currently working on various long term collections including Semana Santa Marinera , Y Ring- the historic cattle market of Dolgellau , The Characters of El Cabanyal ,The Quarrymen –Slate mining in North Wales and World Trade Centres-Street traders around the globe .
Mobile 0044 7967604487
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