Rites of Passage

Rites of Passage Last Wednesday marked my penultimate photo-journee in the Passages. I expected Paris to be a bit quiet – everyone knows that Parisians take their holidays in August – but it seems that tourists do now, too! Many shops and cafés were closed. The vast...

A Dynamic Duo

A Dynamic Duo Next week I’m off to Paris again for the day, on what will be my penultimate trip before my exhibition. I know that, currently, I have over 30 prints (maybe 35) that I could hang, but I’m now at the point when I’m starting to think about what images...

In the Footsteps of Doisneau…

In the Footsteps of Doisneau… Spent some time reading my Robert Doisneau book about his experiences photographing the Passages from 1975–1980. He said: “In this aquarium of light, all of these people were preserved as if under glass …”  and “The magical...