Hamburg-based photographer Paul Ripke is a self-confessed autodidact, having never formally studied his craft – he’s completely self-taught.
Perhaps this is why he’s so practical about his photography, telling us from the start that, “Being a photographer is not just about taking photographs. It is a business. You need to be creative and you need to know how to use your equipment, but at the end of the day, this is all just theory – you need to go out and actually do something.”
Ripke says his work is defined by change, and particularly with his street photography he tends not …read more