In this first Word and Photography, is an excerpt of an interview with Tod Papageorge by Richard B. Woodward originally published in autumn 2006 by Bomb Magazine. … But as difficult as it was initially to use this “Leica with a goiter” (talking about a Fujica medium
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.