The $1000 Wave

I’m a big fan of Australian photographer Trent Parke’s work. In particular the images from his book ‘The Seventh Wave’. It’s a book I would love to own but according to Amazon marketplace to do this would mean me parting with over $1000 dollars. Now I like his work but a $1000 dollars??? I had …

Here come the freaks

  Looking at the work of one great New York photographer, Weegee, has made me read a book about another. ‘Diane Arbus’ by Patricia Bosworth is a fascinating look at one of post war photography’s most influential figures. Born to a wealthy Jewish family that owned a furrier in Manhattan, Arbus spent much of her …