Black Lives Matter – Whether you agree or disagree with the movement, its reach has been both impactful and ubiquitous. As Canadians, it’s tough to watch our American neighbors stumble through this and, at the same time, very easy for us to shake our collective heads in disappointment (smh). To say that race, religion and gun control are contentious issues in America would be a massive understatement and any attempt to understand what's going on will require a little history lesson.
With that said, I am not here to push my political opinion, so I digress. I am here to talk about the role photography plays in social and political unrest – specifically capturing protests.Read More