Last summer and early autumn you may recall we ran a photo contest seeking to encourage people to ‘liberate their photos’ from their memory cards. The winner of our contest, Christopher Wesser, won a shiny, new Canon EOS 70D and a day out with Canon Ambassador Ulla Lohman, who shared her expertise with Chris and helped him hone his craft on a magical journey through frozen Bavaria…
Photographer Michael Paul Smith’s photographs of a mid-century American town appear to be just that: everyday scenes of a quiet town from the 1920s to the mid-1960s.
As the year draws to a close, what have been the special moments in photography over the last 12 months?
Some are foul-mouthed, others have really blunt opinions and then there are those who can crush your dreams in less than three sentences. All, in their own way, possess the ability to make a conversation juicy. Here are eight professional photographers who don’t mince their words.