Equipment required to create photographs like 'Butterfly country' and  'Spirit of Spring'

John Neville Cohen invented his pure photographic special effect techniques, that now come FREE to the World Wide Web. 

Special Effects with Projection Photography

Showing exactly how it is possible with projectors, mirrors, crystals, and textures to create these fascinating pictures even on film, for all photographers to enjoy.  

'Spirit of Spring' was the first Kodachrome transparency that had both a negative and a positive image, on the same emulsion.

Created in the 1960's John's Kodachrome transparencies, won International awards, and Kodak presented some of his many one-man exhibitions in New York, Europe and London.
  1.   No darkroom, or processing.

  2.   No computers, or digital manipulation.

  3.   No complicated, or expensive equipment required.

"...regarded as one of Britain's most original photographers."    
The Times.

"A woman's face was exquisitely metamorphosed with the cup of a yellow tulip - a Femme - Fleur Picasso might have perpetrated had he taken to photography."  Arts Revue.

"Very marketable as well as interesting and adventurous in themselves with congratulations."  Cecil Beaton C.B.E.

'The Poetic Portfolio'

An exhibition of 75 creative photographs


'The Magic Lantern Article'

 An article that describes and shows exactly how such studies were created.

Projection Photography by John Neville Cohen


Asian antiques, Limited edition prints, photography, Jacey Cinema history, Jensen CV8 – 541S, Postage Stamp Album, Netsuke, Snuff Bottles, Jade

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Articles for New Collectors

(Author John Neville Cohen)
 Invaluable help for collectors of Asian antiques. How to buy and avoid the most common mistakes, when buying antiques, particularly netsuke, inro, snuff bottles and jade.

The Cohen Collection  
Asian antiques (645 colour photos of fine Japanese and Chinese antique; netsuke, inro, ojime, snuff bottles, pendants & jade carvings) all fully described by renowned experts Neil K. Davey + Robert Hall. An essential reference work for the serious collector that is beautiful and very easy to use.

Joseph Cohen & The History of Jacey Cinemas Ltd 
Information on our family business created by my Grandfather Joseph Cohen.

British Classic Jensen Cars  
(Author John Neville Cohen) Very informative about the rare Jensen 541S & CV8 sports cars, particularly about the little known superb Jensen 541S manual drive, a classic car with lots of photos.

Copyright Free or Royalty Free Stock Photographs  
These are exceptional value 18MB photographs that will not date!

A 'Special Effects' Course  
(Author John Neville Cohen)
 Amazing to see what can be done in pure  photography without any expensive equipment, computer, or darkroom.  All is achieved with a projector - the magical 'Magic Lantern'.  All details of this extraordinary technique is clearly explained and all for free!

Poetic Portfolio  
Fascinating photographic exhibition of 'The Magic Lantern' award winning 'special effect' photographs by John Neville Cohen.

La Alcazaba Apartment in Puerto Banus For Sale 
Outstanding 3 double bedroom apartment, all on one level, for sale at La Alcazaba, Puerto Banus, Marbella, Spain.

Investment Opportunities  
Opportunities, Property items for Sale.

Commercial Photography  
Professional photography and graphic design by Actuality photodigital.

Postage Stamps For Little People  
See all the pages and paintings for a unique way of collecting stamps.

The Planning & Paintings for The Album  
Shows the first sketches and paintings and an amusing letter.

Marilyn Monroe, Sir Michael Balcon, Arthur Miller, Cecil Day-Lewis & Daniel Day- Lewis 
The not so distant famous relatives of the Bind side of John's family.

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