Monday 13 April 2009
Nils Jorgensen has interviewed photographer Anahita Avalos on the rotating gallery of Too Much Chocolate, bringing well-deserved attention to her stunning images.
Mexico-based Anahita talks about her love of street photography, and how it makes her feel alive at the same time as torturing her.
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
In mid-1999 I was accepted onto the one-year photojournalism diploma at the London College of Printing. Early on in the course I became influenced by the work of Robert Frank, Garry Winogrand and Tony Ray-Jones. As a result, I spent the rest of th…