The photograph above was taken in Edinburgh in 2009. Arthur’s seat is a hill in Holyrood Park, situated on the edge of the old town of Edinburgh. The 360° view from it is wonderful on a clear day. On this day, I still remember looking through the windows of my flat wondering if
Frédéric Bazille – Scène d’été. One question I am regularly asked about photo composition and some of my pictures during my workshops is how to compose multi-layered photographs? I don’t think there are any secrets to making complex photographs. It is first a matter
Although I had travelled to and visited England many times in recent years, it was only in 2011 when I moved from Edinburgh to Bristol that I really started to discover the country. The series, through my camera lens, helps me to investigate British culture and its environment, and hi
Paul McDonough, originally from Portsmouth, NH moved to New York in 1967 after studying art at the New England School of Art in Boston. It is also in Boston that he became more serious about photography, claiming in his book that what turned him away from painting was a realisation th
Bristol is a vibrant, multicultural city situated by the River Avon in the South West of England. Like some post industrial English cities, Bristol city centre went through a lot of regeneration in the last few decades. Traditional high streets now compete with new shopping areas incl
I was recently interviewed by Street Photography Workshops a website aiming to be a resource for street photographers around the world. The interview gives me the opportunity to speak about my influence, my approach of photography and the way I create images. Please check it.
Expressing myself between documentary and street photography, my work focus on long term projects because of the human aspect, but also to have better insight and understanding of a situation over time. Photography is a medium that allows me to explore the cultural and sociological aspects of life in order to understand the relationship between the people, their traditions/habits/cultures and their environment. In recent years I have worked on separate long term projects about the Medinas of Morocco and more recently the Yamuna river in India.