About the Author

Graeme Dawes
Blurbarian Since March 2009
Name Graeme Dawes
My Web Site http://www.graemedawes.co.uk
Location Uckfield, East Sussex, England
Gender Male
My Occupation Retired Graphic Designer and Photographer
My Bio A Baby Boomer, I learned my craft in the days of Ben-Day Tape and silver-based photography, and when hallucinogenic drugs were new and special. I spent altogether too much time hunched over a drawing board, in the darkroom or staring at sunsets trying to understand them.

Now I embrace digital photography like a long-lost lover.

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
HOPELESS BOXES - a selection of my assemblage work; then
Everyone needs to know about these authors and artists...
four brilliant photographers:
• Ed Ruscha
• William Eggleston
• Garry Winogrand
• Holly Knowles

and one brilliant artist:
• Joseph Cornell
This book is addictive. Read it. (At your own risk.)
'Pattern Recognition' by William Gibson;
'Mona Lisa Overdrive' by William Gibson;
'Maul' by Tricia Sullivan;
anything by William Burroughs.