Fused Magazine

Take a look at my dps and interview by Peter Paul Hartnet in the fantastic Fused magazine, available throughout the Uk and selling at the eye candy popup store in Birmingham.    

Trip Magazine.

Take a look at my work documenting  the last inhabitants of Queenstown, a Blackpool high-rise revealing how decreased social mobility can cause deprivation and isolation featured on Trip Magazine uk.          

Anomie

Geronticide

The Man Bar

One of the many local men only venues in Blackpool . Next door to the left is freddies bar and to the right is The Growler club . One for the boys

Colin

Homeless after serving his country . Colins first port of call was to help others whilst getting himself back on his feet . Heart Of Gold The Big Issue ?

Score

Addicted to telling stories . Even when I’m asleep my brain tells me stories . Today i got speaking to a drug addict who looked desperate . I find it a shame that people reach these unfortunate states in there lifes due to aspects such as drug abuse in our society that seem so easy to … or should in theory be more simple…

Fingered At The Dinmore

I won’t spoil it for you but Ill let you make your own mind up on this one . Insult or re-living a sex act from the past ? Taken whilst on a preliminary recce for a new project documenting a council estate in Blackpool . This is the local pub ” The Dinmore ” with a local resident walking past it on Dinmore…

Combat 18 Protest .

Today whilst driving down the promenade in Blackpool I came across a neo nazi protest by combat 18 . A large number of people had gathered in balaclavas and were showing their contempt for the numbers of immigrants being allowed into the country , particularly polish and Muslims . They were shouting hate speech over a loudspeaker and microphone tannoy system .     Unfortunately…

Documentary and Portrait Photography

Documentary and Portrait photography and its importance on social/cultural representation and change .  Photography is a modern language through which I seek to find new ways to express knowledge , representation and communication . Langauge and photography , ( of which photography is its most recent and pure form ) , are both tools of immense power . To find new ways to wield…

The Birdman And His Nigger .

The line where a cultures inmates meet , dissect and change the landscape is sometimes hard to fathom . Having lived on and around the Grange Park estate  in Blackpool all my life I have inside knowledge and find it easy to gain access to and approach the people . So I have started a new documentary project which involves Capturing the lives of some…