Thursday, 3 June 2010
People print of Cowes Week
It's coming up to that time again. I wanted to record an event that was famous as a landmark on the English social calendar and just see how differently it could be treated. Fortunately, Cowes proved to be an ideal subject; you want to emphasise the audience but include the attraction, the boats...
The public, in all their rich variety : clowns, crooners, private detectives, the very rich, the happy and the quite drunk, are all photographed and blurred beyond recognition, but still identifiable as a crowd made up of individuals.