‘Beautiful and terrifying’ American cities in darkness.

‘Beautiful and terrifying’ American cities in darkness.

For nearly 50 years, the photographer Camilo José Vergara has been documenting poor, segregated neighborhoods in large US cities. A few years ago, he started photographing his ‘familiar haunts’ at night. To him, ‘these nocturnal worlds are both beautiful and terrifying’. Front Deli Grocery, 2725 N Front Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2016. Camilo José Vergara, who … Continue reading

The Glory Days of Letterpress.

The Glory Days of Letterpress.

The picture above is of a small shop and the owner in Newport, United States. The wondrous days of letterpress magic and it worked. Inky, greasy, frustrating hot metal I loved it. We all did. When you walked through the door you knew you were home. Above: One of my absolute pet hates was your … Continue reading