THE STORIES OF TOM WOOD

TOM WOOD IS A PHOTOGRAPHER HAILING FROM IRELAND, KNOWN AS ONE OF THE MOST RENOWNED STREET AND DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHERS ON THE INTERNATIONAL SCENE.

In his photographs he captures the spirit and nuances of the common people of Liverpool. With his camera he told visual instants extracted from the chaos of our everyday life to turn them into compelling images. Wood’s shots are stimulating and show the world through the myriad of reflections and intersecting plans. His photos are mostly in color, they evoke what they can’t show. His working method seems to be characterized by the compulsion of walking, observing and shooting. His subjects taken in the foreground or faraway plane, seem unaware of his presence.