Hiroji Kubota

Hiroji Kubota

mickyates Book, Documentary, Photo Book, Photography, Street photography 0 Comments

Just re-looking at the work of one of my favourite photographers, Hiroji Kubota. And his latest book (2015) is an inspiration. Kubota-san is THE ‘documentary photographer’s’ photographer 🙂   “I think everybody has a great drama to talk about. Everybody.” Kubota is meticulous, an insightful traveller, a story teller, and always respectful of his subjects.   The link is to …

The Street Photographer’s Manual – David Gibson

mickyates B&W, Photography, Street photography, Writing 0 Comments

I recently picked up The Street Photographer’s Manual, by David Gibson. It’s an excellent book, full of practical tips, project ideas and inspirational photo biographies of some of the key exponents of the craft. From the intro on Amazon: Whether dark, edgy or humorous, street photography shows us that daily life can be a little surreal but also gently poignant. …