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. …

Opening Night

mickyatesCambodia, CambodiaFMP, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Exhibition, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek24, Installation, Photography, Project Development, Unfinished Stories 2 Comments

The main ‘private viewing’ was Friday, 6th December, from 6pm until 8:30 pm. I was very pleased to have between 70-75 guests, and in particular was totally surprised by our families from New York and also Luxembourg coming along. They had travelled here especially, organised (and kept secret) by Ingrid and Vicky. It was a lovely moment, and more than …