An unlikely location

After having started out doing street photography, I always felt most at home whilst shooting outdoors “on location”.

But when Nusi suggested a photo shoot at Tesco I couldn’t help but laugh. I don’t think I’ve ever had more fun than shooting in the supermarket and get thrown out by security.

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Model/ designer: @iamndora (Nusaiba Mohammad)

Photographer: Timothy Ward

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Body Shaming – is it ever justifiable?

After a heated debate on Instagram over a fashion A-lister’s physical appearance, I realise that this is an issue some people feel very strongly about, myself included. I couldn’t help but respond in defense to some of the comments which I found to be completely rude and out of order (I’ve posted some throughout the article for purpose of context):

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I’m not completely oblivious to the long reigning standards that have been perpetuated throughout the fashion media, but at which point do we stop ourselves in calling out a model’s size and remember that they are in reality a real person with real feelings?

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