Michael Webster

Photographer
        
mw hit and run Detroit
Location: 47620
Nationality: American
Biography:   I am an American photographer, currently living in the United States.  I find it  hard to classify myself. We can take photography in so many different directions these days. I like to wander through all kinds of different... read on
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mw hit and run Detroit
Credits: michael webster
Updated: 05/17/16
Location: Detroit
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Wherein I parachute into Detroit for a few days and slap together a photo essay. A hit-and-run, so to speak. 

The best way to view the story is to put on Iggy Pop's, "Sunday" from his new release. That's what I listened to while doing the editing. I recommend clicking throught the essay at least fifteen or twenty times while listening to the song over and over again. Then, slog through it one last time reading the captions. Iggy, if no one else, will thank you.


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Landscapes

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Fire

By Michael Webster — I just came across these drive by photos from 2015 when I finally got around to downloading the images..
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Jailed Women

By Michael Webster — My Jailed Women project was born as part of my Survivors project, but that idea was pretty much abandoned..
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A Day of Patriotic Devotion

By Michael Webster — A Day of Patriotic Devotion is a meditation on the Trump inauguration. It includes photographs from my drive..
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Singles

By Michael Webster / USA — Just a few singles that change periodically.
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Homecoming

By Michael Webster / USA — I used to shoot high school sports for a small town newspaper, so have been to several Homecomings. Got the..
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Tribute to the Ancestors of the Middle Passage

By Michael Webster / Coney island, Brooklyn — One night during my first summer in New York, my wife Jocelyne and I heard drums as we were strolling along..
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Goose Pond

By Michael Webster — Situated in a lonely area just east of the town of Mt. Vernon, Indiana, near the Ohio River and often..
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Beesonstock 2016

By Michael Webster — These photos are from Beesonstock, a very cool music festival deep in the heart of southern Illinois.
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Survivors

By Michael Webster / United States — My "Survivors" project is an attempt to let women who face difficult challenges tell their stories..
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Curious People

By Michael Webster / Coney Island, Brooklyn — The Congress of Curious Peoples is a weeklong event that brings together the upstairs and the downstairs in..
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Too Many Black People in One Place

By Michael Webster / Coney Isaland, Brooklyn — On July 4, 2013, I took my 14-year-old son to the Coney Island amusement park in Brooklyn, New York. We..
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Bunker Mentality

By Michael Webster — Bunker Mentality is one of my attempts to bring a New Journalsim attitude to visual storytelling. Many of..
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Too Many Black People in One Place

By Michael Webster — On July 4, 2013, I took my 14-year-old son to the Coney Island amusement park in Brooklyn, New York. We..
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Jack by the Sea

By Michael Webster — These photos come from a very happy time in my life. One of many, fortunately. Wnen my daughter was in sixth..
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Weird Scenes Inside the Goldmine

By Michael Webster / Lower Manhattan — These are more or less random photos from around lower Manhattan in the years after 9/11.
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Mermaid Day

By Michael Webster — This is another episod of my Coney Island Blues project. Mermaid Day is a good day to reflect on the..
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