James Parker

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James Parker’s documentary photography focuses on concerns affecting the sitter and the viewer.

He has looked at issues involving the gun trade and depression – Rosebank,  A Recovery examines the economic crisis.

The subjects reluctantly engage with the lens – stoic and bemused. Well considered and elegantly framed, this human cross-section is a contemporary social microcosm.

James Parker is listening to:

‘A lot of Hip-Hop, with Kendrick Lemar and A$AP Rocky pretty high on the list. Daughter – ‘His Young Heart’ EP and Blackmill – ‘Reach for Glory’

James Parker is influenced by:

‘My peers over at Ryerson University, Toronto and Michael Wolf ‘s recent Window Watching’

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James Parker Photography