WickED Circus Exhibition @ Jacksons Lane, 13 Mar – 29 Apr

Introducing WickED Circus, a collection of photographs capturing The National Centre for Circus Arts acrobats on rooftops made last December in London’s Hackney Wick, now premiering at Jacksons Lane.
The show is on display as a preview from 13 March – 28 March and continuing to display as a part of The Roundhouse‘s CircusFest 2012 from 28th March – 29 April.


The pictures were taken as a part of a demonstration shoot with Mamiya Leaf’s 80 Mega Pixel Aptus-II 12. A separate post about the actual photoshoot including a behind the scenes video will be made soon.

Prints are available for purchase:
A5 (148.5x210mm) £25 / A4 (210x297mm) £50 / A3 (297x420mm) £95 / 16″x20″ (406.4x508mm) £130 / A2 (420x594mm) £180 / A1 (594x841mm) £345 / A0 (841x1189mm) £545
All C-type prints, printed on Fuji Crystal Archive Matt paper.
Limited edition of 15, signed and numbered.

A0 (841x1189mm) signed paper black & white prints available at £20!

Payment can be made via Bank transfer to UK bank or PayPal.
Contact me for more details including full set of images for preview: info@THEREALBenHopper.com

The exhibition is FREE and will be on display from 13 March to 29 April.

269a Archway Road
N6 5AA

Map / Directions on jacksonslane.org.uk

Opening hours:
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10.00 – 22.00
Wednesday 10.00 – 22.30
Thursday 10.00 – 22.00
Friday 10.00 – 22.00
Saturday 10.00 – 23.00
Sunday 10.00 – 17.00

Pictures of the prints installed Jacksons Lane:

Camera Leaf Aptus-II 12 (80 Mega Pixel) on Mamiya 645DF with a V-Grip Air vertical handgrip.
Lights Profoto‘s AcuteB2 heads powered by Pro-B3 1200 AirS and D1 Kit powered by a BatPac.
Acrobats Jonathan Finch, Billy George, Lj Marles, Lucas Boutin, Nathan Price, Isis Clegg-Vinell, Beren D’amico, Conor Neall & Louis Gift (thanks to Tim @ Circus Space).
Assistants Nick Redman, Richard Evans-Lacey
Prints A0 black & white paper prints made by and supported at Staples

WickED Circus on jacksonslane.org.uk
WickED Circus on roundhouse.org.uk
Circle at Circa Exhibition @ artsdepot, 28 Mar – 29 Apr

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Interview for Mamiya Leaf – Ben Hopper's Blogreply
August 19, 2014 at 5:21 pm

[…] Ben is also planning many other projects, from naked masked people in different outdoor locations to unusually posed fully nude physical performers covered in body paint and different powders in his studio — and for that, he believes that the medium format approach makes the most sense, “because we have better details nicer depth of field and more resolution.” Read more about this project here. […]

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