A photographic investigation of non-place and the sanctuary provided by the A Road Petrol Station. Emerging from the darkness of the long nights drive, they give us shelter, food and water. All images photographed using a 5×4 large format technical camera on Kodak Portra 160.
When this set of photographs was first taken my grandfather was still alive so they were more about gathering memories of this house before he moved out and into a sheltered living arrangement. Many of the images were from recollections when growing up and visiting both my paternal grandparents. In the over 10 years sinceContinue reading “Redbridge Grove”
One of my many on going projects has been ‘A Road Petrol Stations at Night’, a study of the non-place and world of the night time service area. My initial interest in these places came about after reading ‘Non-Places’ by Marc Auge but what is a non-place? A non-place is anywhere we as people occupyContinue reading “A Road Petrol Stations at Night – an award winning, critically acclaimed documentary photography piece”