The Shadow Is The Object - Photos By Darren C Shaw

Here is a collection of galleries of photographs that I've taken over the years. They're in roughly chronological order, oldest at the top and newest at the bottom.

Bands and Fans

Sexy Secrets
Tiger Lounge
6th March 2007

Dyspraxia And Millicent
26th May 2007

Danny Saul And Greg Haines
20th June 2007

Rumours Kill
Flying Horse
19th July 2007

Breaking Colts
Saki Bar
18th August 2007


Danny Saul and Greg Haines
Saki Bar
18th August 2007

Saki Bar
18th August 2007

Warm Widow
Saki Bar
18th August 2007

Saki Bar
18th August 2007

Finger Rash And Russet & Brown
25th August 2007


7 Second Burn
Flying Horse
30th August 2007

Joshua Brooks
26th September 2007

Rumours Kill
Flying Horse
29th November 2007

Mark's Jam Night
The Junction
14th January 2008

Whitebox Recordings / Baked Goods Distribution
The Kings Arms, Salford
29th January 2010


Everything Else

My Holiday
New York / Austin / Boston
7th March 2007 to 22nd March 2007

All My Friends Are Drunks
Flying Horse / Drakes
29th November to 1st decmeber 2007

All Tomorrows Parties
Nightmare Before Christmas
December 2008

Various Places in Rochdale Part 1 of Many

Old Portfolio Site
2006 - 2009


Portfolio Site
December 2009 - March 2010

Hebden Bridge
22nd May 2010

A Little Day Out
7th August 2010

Odds And Sods From 2010
Part 1

Early 2011 Works


Slides of March 2011

April 11

May the 4th 5th, 6th, etc Be With You

Spring Bank Mill Art Show
30th July 2011

Sean Stafford
31st July 2011


Summer 11

This Is Heritage? Random Day Out
9th September 2011

An Evening's Phtography
29-30th September 2011

The End of 2011
October, November & December 2011

Spring Bank Mill Collective Launch At Touchstones Rochdale
3rd February 2012


Early 2012
January to March 2012

A Walk Though A Fog-Filled Wood
November 2012

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part One
December 2012

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Two
January 2013

The Photos I've Bored My Friends With Over The Past Year
February 2012 to March 2013


Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Three
September 2013

Selected Works
April to September 2013

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Four
September 2013

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Five
November 2013

I Say It As I See It Launch
23rd November 2013


Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Six
January 2014

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Seven
June 2014

Abstraction Part 1
August 2014

Abstraction Part 2
September 2014

Abstraction Part 3
September 2014


Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Eight
December 2014

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Nine
December 2014

Collection 2014
January to December 2014

Early 2015
January to May 2015

The Wedding Guests Of Sarah Elizabeth Cheetham And Ian Arthur Sanderson
27th June 2015


Darnhill Festival
4th July 2015

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Ten
July 2015

Abstraction Part 5
October and December 2015

Trickett or Treat
Halloweeen 2015

A Trip to Blackpool
March 2016


The Past Year
May 2015 to May 2016

A trip up to Gaddings Dam
Todmorden 27th July 2016

An outing to Colwyn Bay
September 2016

Ebor Studios Open Day
October 22nd 2016

Heaton Park Fireworks
November 5th 2016


Morecambe Bay
December 2016

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Eleven
January - February 2017

Ink in Water Experiments Part One
February 2017

Another Trip to Blackpool
March 2017

I went to Scarborough
August 2017


Rochdale Fireworks
November 2017

Paintings Part One

Morecambe Bay
March 2018

Splash Part One
April 2018

Piethorne and
Ogden Reservoirs
May 2018


Blackpool & St Anne's
July 2018

September 2018

Abstraction Part 6
October 2018

Rochdale Fireworks
November 2018

Watergrove Reservoir


Lamplighters Festival
November 2018

Splash Part Two
November 2018

February 2019

Abstraction Part 7
March 2019

Kirty Rigg Skydive
Cark, Cumbria
May 2019


The Wedding of Ella Cooper and Michael Nuttall
9th June 2018

June 2019

Abstraction Park 8
June 2019

A Collection
July 2019

Rochdale Uprising
Mural Festival
August 2019


Old Fire Brigade Station
September 2019

Rochdale 10k
6th October 2019

Rochdale Fireworks
November 2019

Spooky Trees
November 2019

New Year's Eve Fireworks
January 2020


Hardcastle Crags
Hebden Bridge
January 2020

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Twelve
August 2020

Summer Rochdale Fireworks
August 2020

Instant Photography
Late 2020

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Thirteen
January 2021


Nebula Experiments
Part One
February 2021

A Light In The Dark (1)
Early 2021

Back To The Pub
Post-Lockdown Drinks
April 2021

April 2021

Four Walls
September 2021


Violet Flamingo
10th Birthday
November 2021

A Year In Review

Early 2023

Flash And Smoke Experiments Part Fourteen
February 2023

March 2023


February / March

Tour of Britain
Stage 1 - Rochdale
September 2023

Keely's Birthday 2023

Nebula Experiments
Part Two
October 2023



Rochdale Town Hall
Festival of Ideas
March 2024

Empire of the Sun(day)
St George's Day
April 2024


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