Friday 19 February 2010
In-Public is delighted to welcome two new members to the group. We’ve long been fans of the humorous seaside observations of talented Bournemouth (UK) photographer Paul Russell, and the classical b/w street scenes of George Kelly from Portland, Oregon.
This brings to 20 the number of In-Public street photographers who’ll be helping us celebrate our 10th anniversary by showing their work at London’s Photofusion Gallery in Brixton, London, between the 27th May and the 10th July 2010.
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
I’ve been a big fan of street photography for over 30 years – I can remember buying a poster of Doisneau’s ‘Les enfants de la place Hebert’ for my student accommodation wall, and I probably still have that poster somewhere. I’ve been p…