Glass negatives from the studio of Monsieur Louis of London.

In 1826 Nicéphore Niépce produced the first ever and earliest known surviving permanent photographic image called: ‘View from the window at Le Gras’.

A few years later Niépce partnered with Louis Daguerre to improve the process and after Niépce death…

“IF YOU’VE GOT FRIENDS, YOU LOOK FORWARD TO THE DAY.”

A recent study conducted by Mencap found that one in three young people with a learning disability spent less than an hour outside their home on a typical Saturday.

Respondents to the survey listed fears including bullying, being laughed at…

THE MENNONITES OF PARAGUAY.

A cloud of dust hid the the bus as it disappeared off into the distance. We looked to our right and then to our left.

Up a slight incline about a quarter mile off the road to the left, lay a farm owned by a farming family.

To the right…

Every year at the time of the Summer and Winter Solstice, Stonehenge ‘opens its doors’ to the general public, who are then allowed to walk within the circle to touch and honour the stones.

The ‘general public’ in this place and at this time, is a wonderfully eclectic, eccentric bunch…

Richard Bailey

Photographer, curator, writer, parent. Lover of life.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store