A lady in a oink bikini relaxes in a deck chair on a beach in thailand, photographed by street photographer Simon Hawkins Pictures

What a place, what a challenge. Beaches, markets, tourists, locals, cats…Elvis! Thailand is a great place for street and travel photography, and I can’t wait to go back, hopefully with a few of you in tow for a week long workshop in 2019. Having visited Bangkok a few years ago I knew that Phuket and […]

Brick Lane Part I

A lady empties water from her steam machine into the street in Brick Lane, London, photographed by Simon Hawkins Pictures

It really wasn’t that long ago that I discovered Brick Lane and it’s potential for supplying me with an awesome backdrop for street photography. It is a multi cultural area which attracts people from all walks of life, which is why it is the setting for so many street photography workshops, including one of mine. Some days you can struggle to […]