Martin Parr - I never fully understand why he photographs what he does, but there's a certain pleasantest and uniqueness to them. I guess ugly but beautiful?

Martin Parr - the rule of three works really well here to show 3 completely different aspects of the seaside

Woman and child walking down street in Glasgow slum.

Woman and child walking down street in Glasgow slum. Slum my arse. People see a tenement and they automatically assume 'slum'. Looks to me like a decent local on a wet winter's day. The degradation' My arse.

Unseen photos from Martin Parr’s archive in Dazed spring

Unseen images of Martin Parr’s everyday England

There is little traffic on the road, children are at play, housewives linger in doorways, old men doze outside the library and, in the distance, a rag and bone man’s cart clatters down the street. This is the East End in the afternoon, as photographed by newspaper artist Tony Hall in the nineteen sixties while wandering with his camera in the quiet hours between shifts on The Evening News in Fleet St.

Time travel through the East End of London, Tony Hall

U.S. Tudor City, NYC, 1930

Museum of City of New York Samuel H. (Samuel Herman) Gottscho Tudor City from Street. View of Tudor City. Tenement buildings with hanging laundry on clotheslines are in the middle- ground. A few men are scattered in the foreground (left).

Don't think there's a photo that could sum-up Glasgow better in the 80's. Raymond Depardon: Glasgow, 1980.

In the Sunday Times Magazine asked war photographer Raymond Depardon to go and photograph Glasgow. His images was deemed too upsetting and Sunday Times Magazine never published them

Social History Housing pic February 1966 A scene in the Gorbals area of Glasgow Scotland showing...

Social History Housing pic February 1966 A scene in the Gorbals area of Glasgow Scotland showing.

Raymond Depardon View profile SCOTLAND. Glasgow. 1980

In French photojournalist Raymond Depardon was commissioned by the Sunday Times to travel to Glasgow for a feature on Europe’s overlo.

Raymond Depardon View profile SCOTLAND. Glasgow. 1980

In French photojournalist Raymond Depardon was commissioned by the Sunday Times to travel to Glasgow for a feature on Europe’s overlo.

Magnum Photos -

In French photojournalist Raymond Depardon was commissioned by the Sunday Times to travel to Glasgow for a feature on Europe’s overlo.

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