Hannah Starkey has won the inaugural St James Group Photography Prize, worth £20 000, ahead of 32 leading photographers including Martin Parr and Jem Southam. The theme for the competition was contemporary urban landscape. Starkey’s images (pictured) are ‘uncanny, mysterious and complex’ and ‘an extraordinary English vision of urban space’, say the judges. An exhibition of the shortlisted work called Urban Visions runs until 9 November at Flowers East, 82 Kingsland Road, London E2.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.