Stephen Shaw studied an MA at Central Lancaster University, also has a BA first class honors in photography. Shaw is frequently published and specialises in semiotics, social documentary and portraiture, working within street / documentary. Stephen initially pursued photography through a reignited passion sparked by a particular dream he had as a child, where he lived with his grandparents on the same estate, hoping for change, to help others and working within what he loved.
“Of all people a photographer knows that Interpretation is dangerous without true context, I have learnt that the hard way. A sad reflection on contemporary cyber culture”
Nirvana in bloom, smells like teen spirit,
Buffalo springs for what it’s worth