NATURE

7 galleries

I started making the images in this collection around 2008-9. They reflect a fundamental shift in the way I've come to see the world. Most of my work up to that point revolved around photos of people. Although these people were often photographed in nature, they were definitely the subject. The shift happened gradually at first, one day I realized that I was photographing the natural world on it's own; without a 'supporting cast' of humans, and I realized that I was in love with this world...
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Michael is known primarily for the intuitive, natural way that he photographs people and places. His formal portraits, as well as his travel and documentary images of people are all built on a foundation of trust and respect. Michael's work explores the themes of identity in the individual, the family and the community.

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Cuba in Black & White Ecuador in Black & White People in Black & White Brazil in Black & White

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