Martin Parr

105 Lessons I’ve Learned About Street Photography

Dear friend, To advertise my new book: “Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering Street Photography”, here is a list of practical and philosophical …

Street Photography

“We believe art is due another revolution”: meet the all female collective reviving Dada

“Live Wild” is both the collective name for seven Dada-mad women and possibly the world’s shortest manifesto, neatly laying out the intentions of the …

Ai Weiwei

Features | Anniversary | The Bends? Grant Gee On The Day Thom Yorke Nearly Drowned For Art

Twenty years on from the release of the No Surprises video and classic music documentary Meeting People Is Easy, Grant Gee talks to Adam Scovell …

Thom Yorke

National Maritime Museum to show vintage photos of the Great British Seaside

Over 100 photographs of Britain's changing coastal culture will go on display this spring

Street Photography

The Great British Seaside - in pictures

An exhibition of the best of British beach photography from the 1960s to the present, featuring work by Martin Parr, Tony Ray-Jones, Simon Roberts and David Hurn, is at The National Maritime Museum from 23 March to 30 September 2018.<p>Buy the book here

Street Photography

Summers past: why the British do like to be beside the seaside

Seagulls, ice-cream, chips and pebbles. Britons’ love affair with their beaches has been captured in a new exhibition of photographs<p>See a gallery of photos from the exhibition here<p>Over many decades the distinctive British beach experience – pebbles, wind, deckchairs, seagulls and chips – has come …

Street Photography

Interview With August Monthly Theme Contest Winner Jasmin Gendron

Introduction<p>2017 has been an incredibly bountiful year for the Street Hunters Monthly Theme Contests! Roy Rozanski, Kristof Vande Velde, Christoph …

Street Photography

How Instagram is erasing our happiest holiday memories

When I was a kid, and right before a family holiday, I used to get very excited as I chose a new notepad. On the front of this notepad I would write …

Street Photography

Opinion | Relentless riches

Friday, 10:00am<br>22 December 2017<p>Relentless riches<p>A busy blockbuster traces the stunning history of Japanese photobooks. Photo Critique by Rick</b> …

Photography

AI-AP | Pro Photo Daily » Trending: Dogs, Cats ... and Other Pets, to Start Off 2018

What will the New Year bring?<p>More dogs, as we continue our semi-regular series focusing on the ever-increasing amount of pet photography we find …

Photography

The Essential New Film Proving that a Girl is a Gun

By subverting the classic summertime coming-of-age, Ava can see its realities so much clearer<p>In one scene from Léa Mysius’s film <b>Ava</b>, a young woman …

Isabelle Huppert

Ferries across the Mersey: photographs by Tom Wood

Maybe it’s the legacy of that gloomy passage across the river Styx, but ferries so often conjure a melancholic image: their relentless journeying to …

Street Photography

Review of the Year 2017: Top 25 Photography

During 2017, the photography we’ve shared on It’s Nice That has allowed us to tell stories from all over the world. From capturing the same people on …

Opera

Photography with a passion – an interview with Lara Platman

<b>Tell us a little bit about yourself. Where were you born, where do you live now, and where would you like to be in the future? Do you travel</b> …

Cameras

The top ten museum acquisitions of 2017

Museum collecting was not immune from global politics this year, with the Brexit referendum complicating one multi-million-pound purchase and women’s …

Museums

The Brooks Compendium of Cycling Culture, edited by Guy Andrews

<b>Title:</b> The Brooks Compendium of Cycling Culture – Riveting Stories and Curiosities from Cosmopolitan Great Britain<b><br>Authors:</b> Guy Andrews (editor), …

Bicycle Racing

Martin Parr: ‘Brexit infects every other story in Britain’

The pioneering photographer has been documenting Britain for 40 years. In a cemetery cafe, he talks about his gallery … and his collection of space dog ephemera<p>I arrive at Martin Parr’s new gallery in Bristol soaked through having tramped, in sheeting rain, around the former industrial site in …

Street Photography

'Right, can you just sit at the top of that rock?': on High Tor, Derbyshire

Samantha Lomas recalls a day out with her photographer father, in 1975<p>My father took this shot when I was nine. It was just before he set up the Photographers’ Place, the UK’s first residential photography workshop, which featured big names such as Faye Godwin and Martin Parr. Photographers were …

Street Photography

If They Like Instagram, They’ll Love These Photo Books

What to get the person whose head is always buried in their ‘gram and who double-taps in their sleep? These, some of my own favorite photo books (a …

Shopping

Top 10 destinations to watch for 2018

Malta<p>How strange it seems now that this former British colony was, until recently, considered most remarkable for expat retirees and red phone boxes. …

Bolivia

From the archive: 168 years of photography

From rare interviews to important technological advancements: a snapshot of photographic history from the BJP archive<p>In 1826 the French inventor, …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Trump's inauguration and a design census: a look back at January 2017

<i>It’s time for us to reflect on 2017 and this is the first of 12 monthly round ups where we dissect the events and stories that occurred across the</i> …

Street Photography

What to Do in Berlin’s Charlottenburg Neighborhood

Although long known for its hipster edge, today's Berlin is starting to seem downright grown-up. Having lost most of its city center during World War …

Germany

37 Unexpected Holiday Gifts for Photographers

For photographers, the perfect gift can far outlast the holidays, whether it’s nn extraordinary camera, a thought-provoking yook, or a life-changing …

Photojournalism

How the BBC made a stop-motion Christmas ad to capture real British life

If you walked past the unassuming townhouse in Stockwell, London, you wouldn’t guess that it contained a small world recreating a slice of modern …

Advertising (UK)

Am I Really Planning to Attend Your Event? A Guide

<i>I clicked “Going” on your event’s Facebook page.</i><p>Not attending.<p><i>I clicked “Going” on your event’s Facebook page and left a comment about how excited I am for this event because you, girl, are finally coming into your own, and it’s about damn time!</i><p>Not attending.<p><i>I clicked “Interested” on your event’s</i> …

Street Photography

20 Photo Books from 2017 (for Street Photographers)

I love photo books, but traveling away from home all year during my 100 City project makes it difficult to pick up many new ones. Still, I make sure …

Street Photography

Ten Magnificent Books to Add to Your Christmas List

Indulge in some escapism this winter with 2017’s best publications – generous gifts for loved ones, or for yourself<p>1. <i>Feast for the Eyes: The Story of</i> …

Art

Martin Parr’s Think of Scotland

<b>From Irn Bru to the desolate beauty of the remote Scottish Islands, British photographer Martin Parr captures the nuance and the clichés that form</b> …

Street Photography

Only one month left to enter the Sony World Photography Awards.

Photographers worldwide have just one month left to enter the 11th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards. To mark this deadline, the World …

Street Photography