Tuesday 28 September 2010
That is the first ‘Instruction’ from a well known Street Photographer issued by the Street Photography Now Project. It’s an invitation to respond and upload your work to the site for all to see.
The project is organised by Sophie Howarth and Stephen McLaren, the authors of the new Thames & Hudson book, Street Photography Now ,that became available this month, and the Photographers Gallery in London which is currently closed for refurbishment.
Return each week for a new instruction from a featured Street Photographer including 11 in-public photographers.
Street Photography Now is available here.
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
These days I call myself a Street Photographer, though once upon a time I would have simply said “I’m a photographer” and that’s what it would have meant. Most of my photographs originate in the random chaos of the public space, in the ambient…