BENEATH THE SURFACE

Beneath the Surface is a portfolio of images that examines everyday scenes and objects from a point of view other than ‘consensus’ reality.

In some cultures what we see with the eye is only a starting point from which many meanings can be brought forward. This series proceeds from that simple fact; that a camera points in two directions: towards an inner and an outer reality. It seeks to discover, in the old sense of the word which derives from the Latin dis- and...
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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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