Tibetan girl | Foraggio Photographic

International Day Of The Girl Child can inspire us all to change

Each year, 11 October is designated by the United Nations as International Day Of The Girl Child, “to recognise girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world”. To celebrate, here is a gallery of girls and women I have seen and photographed around the world. Their situations all differ, but when you look […]

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Nan Goldin

Nan Goldin knows how to make you think

Nan Goldin is certainly one of the world’s more interesting photographers. She unwittingly pioneered the harsh-flash style that so many youth culture magazines of the 1990s picked up on, and has some amazing work involving children, some of which has been criticised and even banned. But to me, she’s fascinating, and I really dig why […]

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Photo by David Tovey, chosen by public vote for February in 2016 My London calendar.

Homeless photos inspiring us all

Question: What do you get if you hand out 100 disposable cameras to homeless people and say: “Go and take some photographs.” Answer: Some inspiring images and stories to go with them. Cafe Art, based in London, came up with the idea as a way to empower people affected by homelessness, and it’s such an […]

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