The Fujicast – Photographing Your Big Personal Project

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A few weeks ago Neale James interviewed me for ‘The Fujicast’, on ‘project work’, mainly about the Cambodia work for the MA. It’s just been released. My segment starts at 22 mins. We discuss some of my photographic history (and my Dad’s), how the Cambodia work evolved, followed by a few thoughts on street photography and other new projects.

Street Photography, the law and data collection

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This summarises my understanding of the UK legal and data collection frameworks as they apply to street photography. There is much confusion on the subject, and this is a small attempt to provide a few facts. Let me start with some overall comments: Street photography in public spaces is a perfectly legal activity in the UK. Even under new data …