My Fellowship Journey

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I have just been honoured to receive the Fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society (FRPS) for my Unfinished Stories work in the Contemporary Photography category. This project is on the personal stories of friends who survived the Khmer Rouge Genocide. The first and last images of the panel are shown below. The full Fellowship Panel and Statement is here:  https://www.mickyatesphotography.com/Features/Fellowship-Panel/ Despite all …

Practical Aesthetics

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I have been continuing to look at the final processing of the infrared images, prompted by the PhotoBath curation team’s decision to include 4 of the series in the upcoming Showcase book. I was not involved in the curation process, though I have to say I do like the team’s choice, as the 4 images tell an interesting story. The …