News Update

At last, my current personal project has been completed! This has been a one year project concentrating on the borough of Smethwick and it's steady decline over the last 20 years. This was once the 'workshop' of the world but has now been reduced by consecutive governments to a ghost of it's former self.

I hope the images I have produced of this area in so way reflect my own despondency to how people view the future of manufacturing in this country. I would like to thank Lucy Grove-Hemmings for all her support and editing skills with this project.

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