Wednesday 14 October 2009
In-Public members Joel Meyerowitz, Trent Parke and Matt Stuart are among the 50 photographers profiled in a new book, ‘Photography in 100 Words’, by David Clark.
The book features an interview with each photographer, together with a representative image. Among the other interviewees are Elliott Erwitt, Martin Parr, Nadav Kander, Tom Wood, David Bailey, Michael Kenna, Frans Lanting and Steve McCurry.
The book is published on 29 October 2009 by Argentum, price £20. It’s also being published in the US by Focal Press.
In-Public was set up in 2000 to provide a home for Street Photographers.
Our aim is to promote Street Photography and to continue to explore its possibilities, we are a non commercial collective. All the photographers featured here have been invited to show their work because they have the ability to see the unusual in the everyday and to capture the moment. The pictures remind us that, if we let it, over-familiarity can make us blind to what’s really going on in the world around us.Read more
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