A year ago I posted a series of images from the Luddenden Foot to Mytholmroyd stretch of the Rochdale Canal following the floods there. I’ve now had the pleasure of photographing the next step of the canal – from Mytholmroyd to Todmorden. M
On Wednesday night I had the great honour of joining Chelmsford Morris (the men’s group) to find out what off-season folk dancing looked like. The blinding white suits and buckled waistcoats were nowhere to be seen. Instead, a friendly gaggle of men in jeans and polo shirts were there to greet me. My reason for […]
A few months back I was leaving an inquest and noticed some guys putting up netting around a council building. They told me it was to stop pigeons roosting on the top and defecating downwards onto people like me. “But once you’ve done this job,” I asked, “won’t the pigeons just move over there?” “Yes,” […]
Shot with a Linhof Super Technika and 105 Carl Zeiss Tessar f/3.5 with a 10-stop B&W filter and Fuji Acros 100 film.
A few weeks back I was sent on assignment to Milton Keynes to record the town on its 50th birthday. The idea was to take a 50-year-old camera and use it to chart the changes in the town’s 50 years. Turned out there was one problem. Fifty years ago, Milton Keynes agreed in principle. It […]
This shot dates back to 2013 when I took it during a visit to Whitby, on the north east coast (not too far from my native Middlesbrough). I remember being amused by the fact all the parking spaces seemed to be dominated not by cars but by pigeons. Most particularly I was desperate the main […]