All posts tagged ‘street photography

NYC in black and white

Journal 19 Jan 17

"Photography describes what's in front of the camera." – Joel Meyerowitz

"…the tones are lovely but the heat is lost…" – Joel Meyerowitz on colour and black and white.

I've just been watching a live stream of Joel Meyerowitz discussing photography. Isn't technology great? It's live from Germany. My mind is racing with all sorts of thoughts, just in the same way it did when I saw him live at Derby years ago. He's a great speaker. If you get the chance go to one of his talks.

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An afternoon in London

London, Street 1 Dec 15

A week ago I was in London where I┬ávisited the Alec Soth exhibition at Media Space London which really got me thinking so I went for a walk. Here be photos. Thoughts on Thursday as I’m still processing them.

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Amsterdam is crazy – NSFW

Amsterdam 26 Nov 15

So this year we visited Amsterdam. I loved it. Every single day we some something bat poop crazy. As an industry standard British man it was kinda eye opening how casual the place was. Sex shops presented their wares like having a pneumatic dildo window display wasn’t insanely insane.

We saw a man walking round dressed in baby gear at 4pm on a Monday. I don’t have the foggiest idea why. Kids were body boarding in the canals being dragged by a boat. People transported anything they could get their hands on via bike. Planks of wood? Sure why not. I saw a man having an early morning Saturday rave in his living room in front of everyone passing by.

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