In a world that is obsessed with today, the future and the new, photographer Hugh Hastings will talk about the life affirming experience of looking at photographs of the past. Do smart phones threaten to destroy our ability to retain precious moments of our lives for the benefit of future generations? Hugh will discuss what the solution could be.
Hugh Hastings is a professional photographer and writer who lives in Cornwall. He was the official photographer for Chelsea Football Club for 10 years and has managed the Club’s official photographic archives since 2008.
He has ghost written several biographies and is the author of several books including a children’s adventure novel and book of his Chelsea FC images.
He is an ambassador for a number of big photography brands, including Panasonic Lumix and Sony and has given talks on photography around the world.