Negative Traces

mickyates Art, B&W, Cambodia, Colour, Documentary, Falmouth, Graphic design, Landscape, MA, Masters, Photography, Traces, Travel Leave a Comment

As some of you know, in my MA I am working on Cambodian ‘Unfinished Stories”. The impact of the Genocide of 1975-1979 is still, in many ways, hidden. It is visible only in traces, both physical and psychological. My project is not about the Genocide per-se, but it does need to contextualise that terrible event as it sits in the …

Discordia – Moises Saman

mickyates Art, B&W, Colour, Documentary, Falmouth, MA, Masters, Middle East, Photography, Reportage, Travel, Turkey Leave a Comment

Moises Saman is an American / Spanish photojournalist, and a member of Magnum. I just got a copy of his 2016 book, Discordia. It isĀ perhapsĀ the most beautiful and inspiring book that I have bought this year. Thank you to Paul Clements for pointing me towards the book. Saman’s book is an extended photo-easy, about the Arab Spring. It is a …