Three Images – My Practice

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I have chosen three images, reflecting different aspects of my ‘people’ photography. Events, Street and Documentary. The first (and header image) is a recent Event that I covered. It is Viv Groskop, at a January comedy night in Bath, “Brexit – A Comedy of Errors”. I was shooting for the Bath for Europe group, as I cover all of their …

A Global Image Re-Make

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I would like to offer a ‘reverse re-make’, with, I hope, good reason. Sebastião Salgado is rightly seen as one of today’s most influential photographers. As part of his Genesis project, he was in Papua New Guinea in 2006. Here is an example image, a pair of musicians. Beautiful image, which he shot in an ‘outdoor studio’ (hence the background). In 1994, some …