Wednesday 06 June 2012
Since the 19th May in-public’s Nick Turpin has been travelling around the country with Nature Valley, the official cereal bar supplier to the Olympic Games, making street photographs as the Olympic Torch has arrived in various major cities.
“It’s been a great opportunity to take a sideways glance at the whole event as the British people have come out in force to see the torch in cities like Plymouth, Bristol, Swansea, Liverpool and Belfast”
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
Much of the work in this project exhibits the mundane nature of life: brief moments that, in our increasingly hurried society, we have little chance to observe, acknowledge and appreciate. Ultimately, it is about the subtleties behind our everyday…