Jonathan (Jono ) Slack – Featured IPA member

  Bio   I spent my childhood in St Ives, Cornwall during the 1950s and 60s. My father (Roger Slack) was a local doctor who arrived in 1947 and my parents quickly became involved in the artistic community; close friends included Barbara Hepworth, Patrick Heron, Tony O’Malley and Terry Frost and these were frequent visitors for dinner parties at our house outside St Ives. I started taking photographs at University, and continued; mostly with Contax SLR cameras, until, on a whim, in an airport in 2000 I bought an Olympus digital camera… Read More

Yiannis Yasaris – Featured IPA member

Bio Yiannis Yiasaris is a Street Photographer that for the last 13 years is based in Melbourne, Australia and is originally from beautiful Thessaloniki, Greece.   Yannis is a self taught photographer.  His love of street photography comes from his curiosity about people going about their everyday life and his passion to tell their stories through pictures. Street photography has taught him to view life with a different perspective….it allows him to live and observe the moment. “Through the lens I am able to capture daily life in all its simplicity and beauty.”  There is… Read More

Carlos Marques – Featured IPA member

Bio Born in Lisbon in 1964, my path in photography began with an old friend, an artist painter that did Portraits for famous people around the world. I used to spend hours, days, years, trying to learn how to paint, he was my light teacher.  I then started to take some photos during this process to study light and use it as a guide for painting. Always moving around the world and living in different countries because of my father’ s position, made me be in contact with so many different cultures,… Read More

Heinz Richter – Featured IPA member

Bio I was born and educated in Germany where I grew up in the photography business of my father in the small town of Barntrup, 50 miles southwest of Hanover. This gave a very early exposure to photography. My father always encouraged me to take pictures. For that reason he gave me a Leica III with 50mm f/2 Summar and 135mm f/4.5 Steinheil Culminar for my 5th birthday. I still have that camera, but it has not been used for many years after I changed over to digital. I also learned my… Read More

Pedro Matos – Featured IPA member

Bio Pedro Matos Born in Aveiro, Portugal, in 1970. He has been working, since always, in the area of communication, both in marketing and communication and in editorial projects of information. Besides being an essential tool in all his works, photography is also a great passion. Pedro Matos considers himself an humanist-photographer and an eternal lover of the great diversity of human culture. Documenting the human condition People. I like documenting the human condition; its culture and traditions, the different ways of facing the daily routine and how it reacts to the… Read More