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Wright Marion Morris – Déjà Vu

Wright Marion Morris is better known as an American Gothic writer than a photographer….

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Photographers to research

I look at lots of photographs. I really look at them…

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Eugène Atget

It has taken me a long time to really appreciate Eugène Atget. Cartier-Bresson is easy ‘to get’. So is Frank, Friedlander, Kertész, Ray-Jones, Parr, Brandt, Stieglitz even. In a way, they are all story-tellers. But Atget?

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Learning from James Ravilious

In an era of self-referentiality a ‘quiet photograph’ can have much to commend it. There is a  simple and rare pleasure in looking at photographs whose subjects are allowed to present themselves as they are, unposed.

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