Is Street Photography trying too hard?

mickyates Documentary, Leica, Lightroom, London, Nikon, Photography, Street photography, United Kingdom 9 Comments

I attended the excellent ‘Street London Symposium‘ this past weekend, the second of its kind. Most professionally run and a huge amount of fun. Best photo event I have attended for ages. (thank you Nick Turpin, Jason Reed and the team – and of course Martin Usborne’s overall Hoxton Mini Press sponsorship). The weekend had a range of international speakers …

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Alternative Facts

mickyates B&W, Colour, film, Lightroom, PhotoBath, Photography 1 Comment

The PhotoBath Collective is planning an exhibition in September this year called “Alternative Facts”. It is not meant to be about solely today’s political arguments on the issue – though that could be included. Rather it is meant to allow the photographer to depict a situation which may not be exactly as it seems. I have been playing around with a few …