Ken Baird

mickyates Documentary, History, Mick's Photo Blog, Photography, Reportage Leave a Comment

I have a set of the TimeLife Photography Yearbooks, for the period 1973-1983, which cover the latest news in photography – events, technology, books and ‘discoveries’. These yearbooks accompanied Time-Life’s 17 volume series on photography which I collected as they were released – an important part of my photography education, and still extremely useful today. In the 1997/78 Yearbook, British …

Urban Narratives

mickyates Culture, Documentary, Gaze, History, Ideas, Journalism, Mick's Photo Blog, Narrative, Personal, Photography, Reportage, Social Development, Street Leave a Comment

This is an ‘Urban Narratives’ resource list, including many references that have influenced my work, for the University of Leeds COMM5801 Module. The list includes historical, travel, reportage and street photography. It is by necessity rather eclectic, and I have focused more on relatively ‘new’ work although some of the historical greats must be included. I have divided the list into …