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Benjamin Brecknell Turner (1815-94) was one of the first British photographers. He is known for his early photographs of rural England. Turner's images were highly praised during his lifetime for their rustic beauty and grandeur. In 2001, the V&A hosted the exhibition Rural England Through a Victorian Lens: Benjamin Brecknell Turner

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Benjamin Brecknell Turner: Rural England Through a Victorian Lens

Benjamin Brecknell Turner: Rural England Through a Victorian Lens

Between 1852 and 1854, Benjamin Brecknell Turner compiled an album of 60 photographs, entitled 'Photographic Views from Nature'. A superb collection o…

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Event - Always Print The Myth: PR and the Modern Age

Tue 21 April 2015–Sat 09 May 2015

SPECIAL EVENT: Alan Edwards, an entertainment PR who has been at the forefront of the industry for the last four decades, will be giving a unique insight into one of the most influential forces in modern society – Public Relations.

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