A Photographer, by Photographers

mickyatesCritical Research Journal, Documentary, Exhibition, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek24, Installation, Photography, Project Development Leave a Comment

One of the most humbling things that has happened during the BRLSI show has been the reception that my work has got from other photographers. Perhaps for the first time I feel almost comfortable calling myself a documentary photographer, not because of any impending qualification but because my work is seen as a ‘proper’ body of photographic work by others. …

Reviews and Feedback

mickyatesCritical Research Journal, Critical Theory, Documentary, Exhibition, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek18, Ideas, Installation, Photography, Project Development, Unfinished Stories 2 Comments

I have asked several people for feedback and / or reviews of my work. I know some but not all of these people personally, and it is an eclectic group – artists, photographers, academics. Local artist and polymath Richard Young was the first to reply. I am grateful for his thoughtful response. We live in a world with a history …