Sunday 01 July 2012
In-public are delighted to announce that Jiri Makovec has joined the collective. Jiri was born in the Czech Republic and has been living and working in New York over the last six years.
Using a Hasselblad and lots of film, Jiri has managed to capture the city in a truly unique and surprising way. We are all extremely pleased to have him on board as our new member.
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…