Tuesday 03 April 2012
in-public’s Nick Turpin is working with Barclays Bank to promote cycling in the City of London by running a Street Photography competition in conjunction with Time Out. Prizes will be given to the best Street Photographs that include a bicycle or reference to cycling in them somewhere and they must, of course, be taken in London.
Nick has prepared some tips for approaching photographing on the street here.
The competition closes on the 4th May 2012.
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…