We’re already half-way through January. How did that happen? Regardless, I thought I’d make a quick post about my aims for 2020 in the hope it will keep me accountable. I’ve decided to keep it simple this year.
2019 was a weird year. I spent a large proportion of it staring into the bottom of a beer can. I was deeply unhappy with who I was and what I was and wasn’t doing. I hated the world and everything in it. Everything was wrong and it needed to change. I was angry and […]
So something really weird happened to me a couple of weeks back. It’s so bizarre, I would hazard a guess it’s probably something that no other street photographer has had to deal with to be honest.
I hate winter. Actually, that’s not strictly true. I hate commuting in winter. I spend two hours a day in the car driving 35 miles each way to work and back. I leave in the dark and come home in the dark. It’s insanely boring and the dark nights and bad weather make it even […]
I am hopelessly in love with an inanimate object. The Ricoh GR is the object of my affections. She’s been in my life since August last year and I’ve loved every minute we’ve spent together. I honestly thought I’d found a camera I could love forever. Alas, she is a heartbreaker. I love the 28mm […]
Today I wanted to talk a little bit about why I chose to shoot in colour. I recently made the acquaintance of Josh White, a Canadian street photographer living in Seoul, South Korea. His black and white images are grainy, gritty and full of high contrast punch and he’s a photographer I’ve admired the work […]
First off, I guess an introduction is as good a place to start as any. Hi, my name is Matt. I was 28 years old at the last count. I was born and raised in Stoke-on-Trent in the UK. I now live in the historical city of Chester with my fiancee. I’m a design engineer […]