A street portrait taken in Glasgow.

I like how working in monochrome encourages a more formal and studied approach to picture making. Balancing the tones and cropping to enhance the formal elements of placement and division is a very satisfying activity. The unruly diagonals always add a touch of tension, don’t you think?




The Barras

Glasgow’s open air market is known as The Barras and they don’t take kindly to having photos taken here and there are some heavies who make it clear that when they say ‘No Photographs!’ they mean it……